Kashyap stunned as Pune thump Banga Beats 4-1
Pune Pistons' Sourabh Varma stunned Banga Beats P Kashyap 19-21, 21-18, 11-4 in a keenly contested encounter here as the hosts eventually ended up thumping the visitors 4-1.
Earlier in the first men’s singles tie, Anup Sridhar gave Pune the perfect start beating Hu Yun of Banga Beats 21-12, 21-18 at the Shri Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex, Badminton Hall, Balewadi yesterday.
Then, In the women’s singles Juliane Schenk beat Carolina Marin of 21-20, 21-10 to make it 2-0. In the men’s doubles, Pune’s Joachim Fischer Nielsen and Kiong Tan Wee beat Carsten Mogensen and Akshay Dewalkar of Banga Beats 21-18, 21-18 for 3-0.
In the last mixed doubles tie, Banga’s Joachim Fischer Nielsen and Carolina Marin beat Ashwini Ponnappa and Carsten Mogensen 20-21, 21-14, 11-8 to make it 4-1.