Fazelbhoy Statters Don Bosco’s Strnaglehold (Article in Hindustan Times, Mumbai : 25/2/
RIZVI SPRINGFIELD, Bandra’s Rahil Fazelbhoy won a
marathon final against Vrishab Kotian of Don Bosco, Borivali in the boys’
under-13 final inn the Mumbai Schools Sports Association’s inter-school
squash tournament at the Bombay Gymkhana courts, at Fort, on Sunday.
Rahil won 11-8, 8-11, 9-11, 11-8, 11-8 to stop Don
Bosco from walking away with all three boys’ titles as Kunj Rawani and
Abhishek Pradhan had won them the under-11 and 15 titles respectively with
rather convincing victories over their opponents.
Ankita Sharma of Arya Vidya Mandir, Juhu, crushed J B
Petit, Fort’s Sanaya Merchant 11-1, 11-0, 11-1 for the girls under-15 title.
Kunj Lifts U-11 Title (Article in
DNA, Mumbai : 26/2/2007)
When the going gets tough, the tough get going. The
saying aptly suits Kunj Rawani from Don Bosco, Borivali, who bounced back
from two games down to defeat Yohan Pandole (Cathedral and John Connon)
4-11, 10-12, 11-5, 11-4, 11-9 to lift the boys under-11 interschool title at
The victory was special for Rawani as he just recovered
from a fractured little finger of the left hand, which had kept him away for
the past one month. ‘I just started practicing 10-days ago as I had
fractured finger on my playing hand.’’ Said Rawani who had palyed and beaten
Pandole before. ‘Yohan has improved his game a lot since I played against
him in November. Also I was tentative in the beginning.’’ Rawani said while
attributing the reasons for the initial hiccup.
Ishan (Article in Hindustan Times, Mumbai : 24/2/2007)
ISHAN ADAVNI, of Cathedral & John Connon, Churchgate ,
breezed past his Jamnabai Narsee opponent Abhinav Soomaney with an 11-0,
11-0, 11-0 whitewash win the under-13 first round of the MMSA inter-school
Squash tournament at the Bombay Gymkhana on Friday.