Organised by : Shivaji Park Gymkhana, Shivaji Park, Dadar, Mumbai – 28.
Under the Auspices of : Mumbai District Carrom Association
& Maharashtra Carrom Association
Vijay Marpelli, Jitendra Kale, Nasir Shaikh, Amol Shinde advance
In another two game encounter Hitendra Patel of Mumbai blanked Datta Vinerkar also of Mumbai 25-0, 25-6 to enter second round. Siddhant Vadwalkar of Mumbai overcame Shrikant Koli of Thane 25-6, 25-19 in straight games encounter. Irfan Shaikh of Thane blanked Pandurang Patil of Raigad 25-4, 25-0 in straight games encounter to enter 2nd round. In another first round match Nasir Shaikh of Mumbai blanked Shashikant Chalke of Satara 25-0, 25-6 to advance in to second round. In another match Jaichand Betvanshi of Mumbai easily prevailed over Mayuresh More also of Mumbai in straight games 25-9, 25-1 to advance further.
First Break to Finish of this tournament was scored by Vishwanath Deorukhkar & First Black to Finish was scored by Vaibhav Korgaonkar.
For the opening ceremony Shri. Jayraj Pathak-Former Municipal Commissioner, Shri. Ramakant Birajdar-Asst. Municipal Commissioner-G-North, Former Test Cricketer Shri. Pravin Amre were the chief guests. Which was presided over by Shri. Arun Kedar-Secretary, MCA, Shri. Yatin Thakur-Secretary, MDCA, Shri. Sanjeev Khanolkar-General Secretary, Shri. Sunil Ramchandran-Asst. General Secretary, Shri. Pradeep Bhide- Secretary Indoor Games, Shivaji Park Gymkhana and other dignataries were present.
Men Singles First Round :
01) Hitendra Patel (Mumbai) bt. Datta Vinerkar (Mumbai) 25-6, 25-0
02) Nasir Shaikh (Mumbai) bt. Shashikant Chalke (Satara) 25-0, 25-6
03) Vikrant Kamble (Mumbai) bt. Nilansh Chiplunkar (Mumbai) 25-14, 25-4
04) Irfan Shaikh (Thane) bt. Pandurang Patil (Raigad) 25-4, 25-0
05) Amol Shinde (Mumbai) bt. Amar Wadhwa (Mumbai) 25-0, 25-1
06) Roshan Nimje (Pune) bt. Thomas Lawrence (Mumbai-Sub.) 25-0, 25-0
07) Siddhant Vadwalkar (Mumbai ) bt. Shrikant Koli (Thane) 25-6, 25-19
08) Jitendra Kale (Mumbai) bt. Aslam Shaikh (Raigad) 25-0, 25-4
09) Jaichand Betvanshi (Mumbai) bt. Mayuresh More (Mumbai) 25-9, 25-1
10) Vijay Marpelli (Mumbai) bt. Sudhir Khopkar (Raigad) 25-7, 25-0
11) Aeshad Shaikh (Mumbai-Sub. ) bt. Rajendra Kadam (Mumbai) 25-9, 25-4