Indian Boys, Girls bow out of Asian Junior TT
New Delhi: Indian Cadet Boys bowed out of the Asian Junior Table Tennis Championships with a 0-3 thrashing at the hands of Korea in the quarterfinals on Thursday.
In the first game, Utkarsh Gupta lost to Kim Min Hyeok 9-11, 11-9, 9-11, 10-12 and India trailed 0-2 after Abhishek Yadav was beaten 8-11, 8-11, 11-7, 7-11 by Lim Jonghoon.
In the third game, the Indian doubles pair of Utkarsh Gupta and Abhishek Yadav lost to Yin Jing Yuan and Chau Jia Liang Oscar 9-11, 8-11, 8-11.
In the Cadet Girls competition, India ended their campaign at the group stage itself. They beat Qatar 3-0 before losing to Hong Kong and Singapore at identical margins of 0-3.