National ranking TT: Sagarika knocks out fourth-seeded Divya

Sagarika Mukherjee of Railways knocked out fourth-seeded Divya Deshpande of PSPB 12-10, 12-10, 7-11, 11-7, 7-11, 5-11, 16-14 in the women’s singles quarterfinal.

Sutirtha Mukherjee of Haryana defeated Shailu Noorbasha to reach the semifinal.   -  Special Arrangement

Sagarika Mukherjee of Railways knocked out fourth-seeded Divya Deshpande of PSPB 12-10, 12-10, 7-11, 11-7, 7-11, 5-11, 16-14 in the women’s singles quarterfinal of the 11Sports National ranking (South Zone) table tennis tournament at DRMC Indoor Stadium here on Tuesday.

Sutirtha Mukherjee of Haryana defeated Shailu Noorbasha (AP) 11-5, 11-7, 11-4, 11-8 to enter the semifinal.

In men’s singles pre-quarterfinal, Nikhil Suresh of Tamil Nadu got the better of fourth-seeded Anirban Ghosh (PSPB) 11-3, 9-11, 12-10, 9-11, 11-6, 11-8.

The results

Men’s singles: Pre-quarterfinals: Manav Thakkar (PSPB) bt Ronit Bhanja (AAI) 11-9, 11-5, 11-8, 5-11, 7-11, 11-3; Sudhanshu Grover (PSPB) bt Sourav Saha (Har) 5-11, 11-6, 9-11, 11-9, 11-5, 11-5; Sushmit Sriram (AAI) bt Jubin Kumar (Har) 9-11, 11-9, 10-12, 12-10, 11-9, 11-7; Nikhil Suresh (TN) bt Anirban Ghosh (PSPB) 11-3, 9-11, 12-10, 9-11, 11-6, 11-8; Birdie Boro (Asm) bt Anirban Nandi (RSPB) 11-9, 11-7, 6-11, 11-2, 12-14, 11-8, Ananth Devarajan (TN) bt Siddesh Pandey (Maha) 7-11, 12-10, 11-8, 9-11, 16-14, 9-11, 11-7; Hameet Desai (PSPB) bt Abhishek Yadav (A&AD) 11-8, 11-3, 11-5, 11-7; Anthony Amalraj (PSPB) bt SFR Snehit (AAI) 11-5, 11-7, 11-9, 7-11, 11-7.

Women’s singles: Quarterfinals: Mousumi Paul (PSPB) bt Akula Sreeja (RBI) 9-11, 11-8, 4-11, 11-6, 11-7, 11-7; Sagarika Mukherjee (Rlys) bt Divya Deshpande (PSPB) 12-10, 12-10, 7-11, 11-7, 7-11, 5-11, 16-14; Archana Kamath (PSPB) bt Reeth Rishya (PSPB) 11-6, 6-11, 11-7, 11-7, 11-7; Sutirtha Mukherjee (Har) bt Shailu Noorbasha (AP) 11-5, 11-7, 11-4, 11-8.

Pre-quarterfinals: Mousumi Paul bt Srushti Haleangadi (Maha) 11-, 7-11, 7-11, 11-8, 5-11, 11-8, 11-6; Akula Sreeja bt Surbhi Patwari (WB) 11-5, 9-11, 11-7, 9-11, 12-10, 11-8; Sagarika Mukherjee bt Harsha Vardhini (RBI) 11-6, 11-8, 11-5, 8-11, 4-11, 13-11; Divya Deshpande bt Amrutha Pushpak (RBI) 11-8, 9-11, 7-11, 11-9, 11-5, 12-10; Reeth Risyna bt Pooja Sahasrabudhe 11-4,7-11, 11-7, 11-8, 3-11, 10-12, 11-3; Archana Kamath bt Chipia Frenaz (Guj) 11-6, 11-9, 12-10, 11-9; Shailu Noorbasha bt Ankita Das (PSPB) 5-11, 11-8, 11-7, 12-14, 6-11, 11-8, 11-9; Sutiritha Mukherjee bt Anindita Chakraborty (RSPB) 6-11, 11-8, 9-11, 11-6, 11-8, 11-13, 11-7.