pair emerge champions (Article in Free Press Journal, Mumbai : 25/11/2003)
Rajesh Sonawane and Bipin Batra of Willingdon
Catholic Gymkhana (WCG) claimed top honours in the Club Prana Spa & Fitness
Center-ISP Doubles Squash Tournament, an invitation handicap tournament
involving 16 doubles pairs from the top clubs in the city.
In the final, the WCG duo overcome Dhiraj
Nagpal and Rajesh Rajani of Khar Gymkhana in the final at the Hyatt Regency
squash courts on Monday.
In the semi-finals on Sunday, Nagpal and
Rajani defeated Rohan Gracious and Jay Thapa of Kamla Vihar Gymkhana 15-12,
15-10, 9-15, 15-7 and Sonawane and Batra got the better of Sonu Mirani and
Shashi Gupta of Sindh Society Gymkhana 7-15, 15-11, 8-15, 15-12, 15-8.
supreme (Article in Mid-Day, Mumbai : 25/11/2003)
The Combination of Rajesh
Sonawane and Bipin Batra of Willingdon Catholic Gymkhana emerged supreme in
the Club Prana Spa & Fitness Center-ISP Doubles Squash Tournament, defeating
Dhiraj Nagpal and Rajesh Rajani of Khar Gymkhana 15-12, 9-15, 15-14 at the
Hyatt Regency yesterday.
After sharing a game
each, the pair of Nagpal and Rajani was leading 12-14, before Sonawane and
Batra leveled scores. Nagpal decide to play a one point tie-breaker to
decide the match and it was ironical that after a long rally, Nagpal found
the tin when attempting a drop shot.
Tournament Organised by ISP
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