Parth Lohkare, a 7th grade student won the Divisional level badminton competition and qualified for the State Level Badminton in the individual category. The Divisional level competition was organized by District and Youth Service Directorate, Maharashtra State, Pune and District Sports Officers, Nashik and District Sports Council Nashik. The competition was held at Meenatai Thakare stadium, Krida Sankul, Panchavati, Nashik. At the District level Parth secured second position out of 64 players whereas he secured first position in Divisional level out of 32 players.
In the league matches, Parth defeated Mast. Shubham Chanskar from Jalgaon by 21-14. In the quarter final he defeated Mast. Apurv Hire from Dhule by 21-11. He won against Mast. Doduksh from Jalgaon by 21-13 in the semifinals and qualified for finals and moved to state level . The state level tournament matches will be held at Akola between 24th to 27th September 2019.
Parth was guided by his coach Mr. Amit Deshpande and school sport teacher Mr. Gaurav Sonawane.
17th September 2019