CHENNAI: Jeppiaar Institute of Technology (JIT), Sriperumbudur, pipped Loyola Whites and MCC to retain the prestigious Bertram Shield in the inter-collegiate basketball tournament conducted by Loyola College.
esults: Final league: Loyola 81 (Hariram 32) bt Jeppiaar 78 (Muin Bek 30); MCC 75 (Justin 28) bt PSG College 58 (Vinith 25).
Aaron in final
Aaron Niranjan defeated GM Rikhil 3-6, 6-0, 6-4 in the boys’ U-12 semifinals of the HCL CS junior tennis tour.
esults: (all semifinals): U-12: Boys: Aaron Niranjan bt GM Rikhil 3-6, 6-0, 6-4; Ayushman Arjeria bt Pragathesh Shiva 6- 1, 6-0. Girls: Kundana Sri bt Sweta Samanta 6-4, 6-3; Vaishnavi Adkar bt G Priyadarshini 6-3, 1-6, 6-4. U-14: Viveha Sivaraman bt Adithi VK 6-2, 6-3; Joshika Premkumar bt P Sruthi 7-5, 7-6 (7-4).
MVM Chetpet beat PS Sr Sec School 3-1 to bag the junior boys crown in the team event of the 11Even Sports inter-school state TT championship.
esults: (all finals): Team championship: Boys: Senior: SBOA School & Junior College, Chennai bt Shram Academy, Chennai 3-1. Junior: MVM Chetpet bt PS Sr Sec School 3-1. Girls: Senior: SBOA School & Junior College bt Chinmaya Vidhyalalya, Anna Nagar 3-0. Junior: Bharathi Dasanar bt St Michael’s Academy 3-1.