[www.inewsguyana.com] – The Guyana Olympic Association (GOA) ‘DISCOVER’ Open Badminton Tournament which started on Saturday 21th of June at the Queens College Badminton Courts concluded on Friday 27th of June with the Finals in Men Singles & Mix Doubles. The presentation was done after the matches by the Guyana Olympic Association Secretary-Mr. Hector Edwards and Vice President-Mr. Charles Corbin who witness the Matches and also made some brief remarks along with the GBA President-Gokarn Ramdhani to the players and all who were present to see the finals.
The Men Singles Finals saw Narayan Ramdhani & Nicholas Ali in a very heated high level three setter with Narayan winning the first game at 21-17, Nicholas winning the second at 21-16 and Narayan winning the third game 21-17 to win the match.
The Mix Doubles Finals were between Narayan Ramdhani & Priyanna Ramdhani who defeated Nicholas Ali & Ambika Ramraj in two straight sets with the second ending in an exciting finish 21-9, 23-21.
Both Narayan Ramdhani and Priyanna Ramdhani copped the Triple Crown by winning the Singles, Doubles and Mix Doubles.
The Over-All Results are:
1ST. NARAYAN RAMDHANI
2ND NICHOLAS ALI
3RD JONATHAN MANGRA & AVINASH ODIT
1ST PRIYANNA RAMDHANI
2ND AMBIKA RAMRAJ
3RD KARA ABRAMS & ABOSAIDE CADOGAN
1ST NARAYAN RAMDHANI & NICHOLAS ALI
2ND NOEL SHEWJATTAN & JONATHAN MANGRA
1ST PRIYANNA RAMDHANI & AMBIKA RAMRAJ
2ND ABOSAIDE CADOGAN & KARA ABRAMS
1ST NARAYAN RAMDHANI & PRIYANNA RAMDHANI
2ND NICHOLAS ALI & AMBIKA RAMRAJ
IMPROVED PLAYERS PRIZES WERE GIVEN OUT TO: KARA ABRAMS, HEMRAJ BEHARRY & RONALS CHANG YUEN
The GBA would like to thank the Guyana Olympic Association for making this tournament possible once again.