Wednesday 20 Feb 2019

Nepal won bronze in the Qatar Asian 14


 India won the Gold medal in the Asian Junior Tennis Team Cup in Doha on Wednesday. The Indian team, Himanshu Mor, Siddhant Banthia, Srivatsa Ratakonda and Megh Bhargav Patel  defeated Yemen in the Finals.

India had defeated Nepal, Kazakhstan, Saudi Arabia and Qatar A in the league round robin. A total of 10 nations took part in the event.

In the third-placeoff match, Nepal won the bronze medal after defeating Jordan. Samrakchyan Bhusan Bajrachary, Samyak Bhusan Bajracharya, Renjan Lama and Pranav Khanal are representing Nepal in the tournament. The young talent proved themself after defeating Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Kazakhstan in the league round before facing a defeat at the hands of Yemen in the semi-finals. The President of All Nepal Lawn Tennis Association Manoj Rana among others welcomed the team at Tribhuvan International Airport.

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