Deerwalk Table Tennis Tournament 2013 was inaugurated on September 23 with a match between Jeff Rick and Jo Anne Hunt (View Pictures). Jeff Rick won the match but Jo Anne gave him some tough competition.
There were 31 participants in the Men’s Singles category, 9 in Women’s Singles, and 16 teams in Doubles. A total of 95 matches were played in the league, quarter-finals, semi-finals, and finals.
In the Doubles category, Uttam Man Karmacharya & Rajendra Prasad Gyawali were declared the winners after they beat Kapil Pandey & Kiran Dangol in the final game with scores of 21/15, 21/23, 21/15 and 21/17 (View Pictures). The competitiveness of the match made it very interesting to watch and the entire hall was reverberating with shouts and cheers.
In the Women’s Singles category, Christina Karki was unbeaten throughout the tournament and was declared the winner after beating Sabnam Lakhey in the final game with scores of 21/7, 21/6 and 21/14 (View Pictures). Let’s see if someone rises to become worthy of Christina’s challenge next year.
In the Men’s Singles category, Uttam Man Karmacharya, with his topspins and smashing shots, was declared the winner after beating Prajwol Shakya in the final game with scores of 21/18, 21/16 and 21/16 (View Pictures). Uttam was the winner in 2012 and he did it again this year.
|Deerwalk Table Tennis Tournament 2013 was organized by the Corporate Activity Club (CAC).