Chennai, May 21: Karnataka paddlers sparkled in the early qualifying rounds of Microplex Global and Yonex Sunrise All-India Junior Ranking Badminton Tournament here on Tuesday afternoon, advancing in style.
Srikar Rajesh beat Shreyas M. of Tamil Nadu 15-8 13-15 15-9, while Jahnavi Shetty, got past Rosary Nivedha Domnic of Tamil Nadu 15-10 14-16 15-12 to move into the next round.
Early results (Karnataka only): BS U19: Srikar Rajesh, KTK, def. Shreyas M., TN, 15-8 13-15 15-9
GS U19: Jahnavi Shetty, KTK, def. Rosary Nivedha Domnic, TN, 15-10 14-16 15-12