Beach volley ball: TN-1, TN-2, TN-3 women progress, AP-1 men loses

The teams who qualify for the finals will gain an opportunity to represent India in Asia Games.

File photo of a beach volley ball match.   -  S RAMESHKURUP

Women's defending champion Tamil Nadu-1 beat Tamil Nadu-4 21-9, 21-5 in the quarterfinals of the senior National beach volleyball championship at the Besant Nagar beach here on Tuesday.

Tamil Nadu-2 and 3 teams also qualified for the semifinals.

Men's defending champion Andhra Pradesh-2 beat Telangana-2 21-14, 21-8 in the Pre-quarterfinals.

Andhra Pradesh-1 suffered a loss, though, going down 19-21, 19-21 to Goa-2.

The men's and the women's finalists will qualify to represent India in the Asian Games in August.

The results

Quarterfinals: Women: Tamil Nadu-2 bt Delhi-1 21-9, 21-5; Telangana-1 bt Goa-1 21-15, 19-21, 15-12; Tamil Nadu-1 bt Tamil Nadu-4 21-13, 21-8; Tamil Nadu-3 bt Railways 14-21, 21-19, 15-12

Pre-quarterfinals: Men: Tamil Nadu-2 bt Odisha-1 21-13, 21-11; Goa-1 bt Delhi-1 21-19, 21-10; Andhra Pradesh-2 bt Telangana-2 21-14, 21-8; Tamil Nadu-1 bt Tamil Nadu-3 21-14, 21-16; Goa-3 bt Chhattisgarh-2 21-8, 21-17; Telangana-1 bt Gujarat-2 21-14, 21-12; Goa-2 bt Andhra Pradesh-1 21-19, 21-19; Railways bt Bihar-1 21-15, 21-14

League matches: Men: Group A: Andhra Pradesh-2 bt Maharashtra-2 15-8, 15-6; Bihar-1 bt Gujarat-2 15-12, 15-7; Group B: Goa-1 bt Pondicherry-2 15-8, 15-6; Chhattisgarh-2 bt Rajasthan-2 15-7, 15-9; Group C: Goa-3 bt Delhi-1 15-6, 15-6; Uttar Pradesh-1 bt Odisha-1 15-5, 19-17; Group D: Goa-2 bt Bihar-2 15-5, 15-3; Group E: Andhra Pradesh-1 bt Gujarat-1 15-6, 15-7; Gujarat-1 bt Uttar Pradesh-3 15-6, 15-4; Group F: Telangana-1 bt Jammu & Kashmir-2 15-9, 15-9; Tamil Nadu-3 bt Jammu & Kashmir-2 15-4, 15-7; Telangana-1 bt Kerala-2 15-7, 15-11; Jammu & Kashmir-2 bt Kerala-2 15-9, 15-7; Kerala-2 bt Rajasthan-1 15-5, 15-9; Group G: Tamil Nadu-1 bt Delhi-3 15-9, 15-8; Railways bt Delhi-2 15-5,15-6; Delhi-3 bt Uttar Pradesh-2 15-3, 15-4; Group H: Jammu & Kashmir-1 bt Pondicherry-1 15-8, 15- 11; Tamil Nadu-2 bt Jammu & Kashmir-1 15-4, 15-11; Tamil Nadu-2 bt Telangana-2 15-7, 15-8; Telangana-2 bt Pondicherry-1 15-10, 15-12; Jammu & Kashmir-1 bt Chhattisgarh-1 15-6, 15-5.

Women: Group A: Tamil Nadu-2 bt Pondicherry-1 15-9, 15-7; Andhra Pradesh-1 bt Pondicherry-1 15-4, 15-5;  Group B: Telangana-1 bt Maharashtra-2 15-11, 15-5; Tamil Nadu-1 bt Andhra Pradesh-2 15-3, 15-10; Telangana-1 bt Chhattisgarh-1 15-4, 15-2; Andhra Pradesh-2 bt Chhattisgarh-1 15-7, 15-13; Group B: Chhattisgarh-1 bt Maharashtra-2 15-8, 15-11; Group C: Tamil Nadu-3 bt Chhattisgarh-2 15-13, 10-15, 11-5; Odisha-1 bt Goa-2 18-16, 15-11; Delhi-1 bt Odisha-1 15-11, 15-13; Tamil Nadu-3 bt Odisha-1 15-9, 10-15, 11-6; Group D: Goa-1 bt Delhi-2 15-3, 15-9; Maharashtra-1 bt Telangana-2 15-12, 14- 16, 13-11; Tamil Nadu-4 bt Pondicherry-2 15-9, 15-4; Tamil Nadu-4 bt Delhi-2 15-8, 15-6; Telangana-2 bt Pondicherry-2 15-8, 15-8; Tamil Nadu-4 bt Maharashtra-1 15-11, 15-10; Tamil Nadu-4 bt Telangana-2 15-9, 15-7.