Milo Junior, KL (28 May – 3 June’13)

Navneeth Prabhu tool silver in Boys Under 11 at Milo Junior Open in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia. Navneeth Prabhu lost to top seed Kiven Shanmugam of Malaysia 8/11 7/11 5/11 in the final.

Sixth seeded Navneeth Prabhu upset 2nd seed Havineshwaran Mugunathan of Malaysia 11/6 9/11 7/11 11/5 117 in the semifinal. Navneeth had earlier knocked out 3rd seed Sacchin Kumar Sivanesan from Malaysia 11/5 11/6 11/13 11/3 in the quarterfinal.Team mate Neel Prakash Joshi reached the quarterfinal before bowing out to top seed Kiven Shanmugam.

Vivaan Jaikishan won the Boys Under-13 plate title beat Kim Suk-Jin of Korea 11/7 2/11 11/6 11/3 in the final. Samita won the Girls Under-13 plate with a hard-fought 10/12 11/1 6/11 12/10 11/7 win over Charlize Goh of Malaysia. Shankaran Parthiban finished second in Boys U-13 Classic losing the final 11/7 11/9 11/8 to Muhammad Aqif Azahari of Malaysia.

Krish Kapur beat Law Yat Long of Hong Kong 11/3 12/10 8/11 11/4 to win the Boys Under-15 Consolation prize. Mradul Agarwal beat Luke Jones of New Zealand 8/11 1/8 7/11 11/7 11/5 to win the Boys Under-17 Special group.

Harshit Kaur lost the quarterfinal to top seed Vanessa Raj of Malaysia and finished fifth in Girls Under-19 with a 11/7 11/9 16/14 win over 6th seed Natalie Newton of Australia in the play-offs. Harshit Kaur beat 5th seed Moana Rene Gray of Australia 11/2 11/6 11/5 in the previous round.

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About Cyrus Poncha
I was born and lived in Bombay before moving to Chennai in 2001 to coach the Indian national squash team....what a journey its been!!

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