Wesley, Keval to meet in final

 

Wesley Do Rosario (Fomento Resources) will face Keval Tamankar in the finals of 46th Adv Madhav Rao State table tennis open championships organized by Goa Table Tennis Association (GTTA), at Indoor Stadium, Campal, here.
 In the semi-finals, Wesley Do Rosario beat Rutuj Sonawane 11-4, 11-8, 12-10 while Keval Tamankar caused a major upset when he rallied to beat Siddhant Parekh 11-9, 3-11, 11-4 8-11 11-4 in a five-set thriller.
In the quarter-final, Rutuj Sonawane got the better of Manguesh Sakordekar 8-11, 12-10, 8-11, 11-5, 12-10 and Wesley DoRosario beat Varun Gangodkar 11-5, 11-5, 11-7 while Keval Tamankar beat Damodar Pai 11-4, 11-6, 11-5 and Siddhant Parekh beat Nikhil Jadav 11-8, 11-4, 11-8
Pre-quarterfinal other results: Rutush Sonawane beat Kartik Iyer 13-11, 6-11, 11-9, 13-11, Manguesh Sakordekar beat Neelay Kamat 11-7, 7-11, 11-6, 11-7, Wesley DoRosario (Fomento Resources) beat Ravindra Kudchadkar 11-5, 13-11, 11-5, Keval Tamankar beat Atharva Nadkarni 11-7, 11-2, 11-3, Damodar Pai beat Shashwat Mhapsekar 10-12, 11-9, 11-3, 5-11, 11-6 and Sidhant Parekh beat Mandar Joshi 11-2, 11-6, 11-8.
On Friday, the matches will begin at 4 p.m. [H]