Two representatives of Bengal – Adamas University and Calcutta University – made it to the quarterfinals of women’s table tennis at the Khelo India University Games 2023.
Madras University won 3-0 against Lalit Narayan Mithila University in the third round of women’s table tennis Group A match on Thursday. Chitkara University won 3-1 sets against Pune University on Savitribai Phule. In the Group B match, Delhi University defeated Maharaja Krishna Kumarsinji Bhavnagar University by 3-0 sets. Chandigarh University won 3-0 against VELS University. Calcutta University won by 3-0 in straight sets in Group C against Savitribai Phule against Pune University.
Kolkata paddlers did not lose a single game in the match. Chandigarh University won 3-0 against Osmania University. Jain University defeated Smt. Nathanibai Damodar Thackeray Women’s University by 3-1 sets in Group D match. Punjab University won the match in a five-set hard-fought match. They defeated Adamas University in 3-2 sets. Chitkara University’s opponent in the quarter-finals is Punjab University. SRM University will play against Chandigarh University. Madras University opposite Adamas University. Calcutta University’s counterpart is Delhi University.
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On the other hand, Chandigarh University gets a walkover against Mizoram University in the second round of men’s table tennis. Adams University defeated Savitribai Phule University of Pune in straight sets 3-0. SAGE University won by 3-1 set against VELS World University. Meanwhile, Chitkara University defeated SRM University by 3-0. Lalit Narayan Mithila University won 3-1 against Delhi University. Mumbai University beat Punjabi University by 3-1 sets. North Bengal University lost 1-3 sets to Madras University.
On the other hand, Mangalore University defeated Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University by 25-21, 25-15, 25-20 points in the boys’ volleyball category. Calicut University battled with Madras University in boys’ volleyball. After the five-set fight, Madras won by 25-22, 25-23, 21-25, 28-30, 15-13. SRM University defeated Bharti Vidyapeeth by 25-20, 25-16, 25-18 points. Meanwhile, In the girls’ category, Punjabi University won by 25-14, 25-22, and 25-15 against India University. SRM University beat Shree Kushal Das University by 25-11, 25-15, 25-10.