Pune, 31 August 2023: A total 430 entries have been confirmed for Dr. Pramod Mulay Memorial Pune District Table Tennis Championship 2023 which will be organized by PYC Hindu Gymkhana under the auspices of Pune District Table Tennis Association, to be played at PYC Hindu Gymkhana’s Table Tennis Hall from 1st to 5th September 2023.
Speaking to the reporters Mr. Kumar Tamhane, President of PYC Hindu Gymkhana and Mr.Sarang Lagu, Hon. Secretary of PYC Hindu Gymkhana and Mr. Tanmay Agashe, PYC Table Tennis Secretary said that,” The event is conducted in memory of Late Dr. Pramod Mulay. Top ranked table tennis players including Mohil Thakur, Sharanya Pradhan, Shreyas Mankeshwar, Naisha Rewaskar, Shouren Soman, Neil Mulye, Anandita Lunawat, Pranav Gholkar, Dhanashree Pawar, Aditya Jori, Dhanashree Pawar, Santosh Wakradkar will be seen in the action.
The event will offer total prize money of Rs.1,20,000/-. The tournament will begin on Friday, 1st September and will conclude on Tuesday, 5th September 2023. The winners, runners, semi-finalist & quarter finalists will be given cash awards and medals for all the categories. Also Trophy would be awarded to the Best Player of the Tournament. The tournament will see players participating in Boys and Girls U/11, U/13, U/15, U/17 and U/19, Open Men and Women’s, Veteran events, he added.
A special Tournament Committee comprising Chairman Tanmay Agashe, Tournament Director Avinash Joshi, Deepesh Abhyankar has been formed to ensure smooth conduct of the event, The tournament will be inaugurated at the hands of Dr.Vidya Mulay, Mr. Tamhane added.
Following are the seeding list:
Boys Under 11: 1.Mohil Thakur, 2.Dhairya Shah, 3.Tom Elvis, 4.Vardaan Kolte, 5.Nirav Mulye, 6.Sarvesh Joshi, 7.Ranveer Nikam, 8.Rugved Dandekar;
Girls Under 11: 1.Sharanya Pradhan, 2.Spruha Gujar, 3.Ahana Godbole, 4.Spruha Borgaonkar;
Boys Under 13: 1.Shreyas Mankeshwar, 2.Ali Kagdi, 3.Anuj Phulsundar, 4.Anant Karampuri, 5.Mohil Thakur, 6.Rajas Bhave, 7.Ayush Patil, 8.Darshan Kandalkar, 9.Arnav Sarpotdar;
Girls Under 13: 1.Naisha Rewaskar, 2.Aadya Gavatre, 3.Diya Shinde, 4.Mrudula Survase;
Boys Under 15: 1.Shouren Soman, 2.Kaustubh Girgaonkar 3.Shreyas Mankeshwar, 4.Aditya Samant, 5.Sushil Awate, 6.Ishan Khandekar, 7.Swaroop Bhadalkar, 8.Ashwin Kumarguru;
Girls Under 15: 1.Naisha Rewaskar, 2. Ruchita Darvatkar, 3.Saee Kulkarni, 4.Tanaya Abhyankar;
Boys Under 17: 1.Neil Mulye, 2.Kaustubh Girgaonkar, 3.Pranav Gholkar, 4.Shouren Soman, 5.Vedang Joshi, 6.Ashwin Kumarguru, 7.Pranv Khedkar, 8.Ishan Khandekar;
Girls Under 17: 1.Anandita Lunawat, 2.Naisha Rewaskar, 3.Radhika Sakpal, 4.Saee Kulkarni;
Boys Under 19: 1.Pranav Gholkar, 2.Jay Pendse, 3.Kaustubh Girgaonkar, 4.Aditya Jori, 5.Neil Mulye, 6.Siddhraj Nandrukar, 7.Vedang Joshi, 8.Pranav Khedkar;
Girls Under 19: 1.Dhanashree Pawar, 2.Anandita Lunawat, 3.Nabha Kirkole, 4.Saee Kulkarni;
Mens: 1.Aditya Jori, 2.Jay Pendse, 3. Bhargav Chakradeo, 4.Onkar Jog, 5.Pranav Gholkar, 6.Vaibhav Dahibhate, 7.Neil Mulye, 8.Vedang Joshi, 9.Akshay Deshpande;
Womens: 1.Dhanashree Pawar, 2.Swapnali Narale, 3.Naisha Rewaskar, 4.Titiksha Pawar, 5.Radhika Sapkal;
Veteran(40plus): 1.Santosh Wakradkar, 2.Deepak Kadam, 3.Onkar Jog, 4.Suyash Kunte, 5.Vivek Alawani, 6.Aditya Gadre, 7.Deepesh Abhyankar, 8.Santosh Madikunt.