By OUR STAFF REPORTER
DEHRADUN, 10 Jul: The second day of the IPSC Squash Tournament underway at the RIMC witnessed an exciting contest among some of the top players of the country. In the Quarter Finals of the Under 12 Category, Aryaveer Diwan of DPS, Delhi, defeated Janshir Grewal of YPS, Patiala. Samayak Jain of the Emerald School, Indore, defeated Yukt Jaju of Daly College, Indore by 2-0. Atulit of Welham Boys defeated Arav from Emerald by 2-1. In the same category, Samarsha Sahara of Daly College beat Jaish Dutta of LKS, Gatan, by 2-0 and consolidated his position in the semi finals. In the semifinal of the same category, Aryaveer of DPS defeated Samayak Jain of Emerald School by 2-0. Quarter Final matches in the Under 17 category, too, drew lots of attention. In the first Quarter, Kulveer Sharma of Mayo College, Ajmer, overpowered Cadet Madhav of RIMC by 2-0 In the second Quarter Final of the Under 17 category, Atharv Yeale of Daly College defeated Cadet Nishkal Dwivedi by a convincing margin of 2-1. In the third Quarter Final of the Under 17 category, Suryansh of Mayo College defeated Rajasmin of Modern School, 2-0. In the fourth Quarter Final of the Under 17 category, Master Ansh of Welham Boys’ defeated Anurag of Daly College by a convincing margin, 2-0. The Quarter Finals of the Under 19 category too evoked excitement among the audience. Those who sealed their claims for the semifinals were Tejas Chawla of Modern School, Delhi, who beat Cadet Veeresh of RIMC, 2-0. Gurukirat Singh of Daly College beat Hemant Kumar of Lawrence School. Shaurya Bawa of Modern School, Delhi, defeated Shaurya Verma of DPS, 2-0. Sankalp Anand of DPS, Delhi, beat Pratyush Wagpal of Daly College, 2-0. The team matches among contesting schools began late in the evening.