Divum Gupta wins men’s singles title

Excelsior Sports Correspondent
JAMMU, Jan 20: Toppling Sunil Bakshi by 2-0 in the summit clash, ace shuttler Divum Gupta won the men’ singles title of the ongoing All J&K Senior & Junior Ranking/Selection Badminton Tournament, organized by Jammu and Kashmir Badminton Association at Police badminton Hall, Police Lines, here today.
Som Raj Gupta, former State Champion was the chief guest on the valedictory function, who distributed prizes among the winners and runners-up players.
Prominent among others present on the occasion were Dr OD Sharma, general secretary JKBA; Balbir Singh Jamwal, secretary Jammu District Badminton Association and Satpal Sharma, SAI coach.
Meanwhile, in men’s doubles, the duo of Divum Gupta and Aman defeated the pair of Vipul Saini and Vikram Saini by 2-0.
In women’s doubles, Diksha Salgotra and Akanksha Raina got better of Niteshi and Peehushi by (2-1), while in the mixed doubles, Vipul Saini and Diksha prevailed over Sunil bakshi and Rupal Anand by (2-0).