Jamshedpur, Dec. 30: Jamshedpur Badminton Premier League organized by East Singhbhum Badminton Association with the support of Jharkhand Badminton Association kicked off at Mohan Ahuja Stadium on Friday, December 30.
The league was inaugurated by the chief guest K. Prabhakar Rao, Secretary of Jharkhand Badminton Association. A total of four teams are participating in this tournament which includes Jamshedpur Warriors owned by Sportz only, Relax Smashers owned by Tinu Dubey, Neelachal Masters owned by Rana Binod kr. Singh and Vinayak Shuttlers owned by Ranjeet kr. Prasad.
The first match of the day was played between Vinayak Shuttlers beat Neelanchal Masters by 3-0. Shuttler Kunal beat Manoranjan Sahoo by 8-15,15-10,15-7, Chirantan & Supam beat Soubik & Pragya by 15-6,15-5 while Chirantan beat Soubik by 15-11,13-15,18-15.
Relax Smashers beat Jamshedpur warriors by 3-2. Shuttler Rameez Alam beat Faraz Khan by 15-12,15-13, Samarth lost against Sumanto by 7-15,12-15, Diyashi & Ashutosh lost against Ujjwal & Gaurav by 10-15,12-15, Tinu Dubey & Homiyar beat Sudip Choudhary & P.G.S. Murty by 15-8,18-15 while Diyashi beat Gaurav by 15-8, 15-10.
In the evening session- Relax Smashers beat Vinayak Shuttlers by 3-2. Shuttlers Rounak baat Shalini by 18-14,15-3, Tinu Dubey & Homiyar lost against Jitendra & Sushil Choudhary by 4-15,9-15, Diyashi beat Supam by 15-8,15-9, Diyashi and Ashutosh lost against Supam & Chirantan by 15-13,7-15,10-15 while Rameez Alam beat Subho by 15-8,15-11.
Jamshedpur Warriors won against Neelachal Masters 3-0.
Shuttlers Sumanto beat Manoranjan by 15-13,15-8, Gaurav & Ujjwal beat Shoubik & Pragya by 15-9,15-6 while Faraz Khan beat Anish Mishra by 15-12,13-15,15-12. The finals of Jamshedpur Premier Badminton League will be played on Saturday, December 31.