TN women stun defending champions PSPB in Inter-State National TT

Updated: Mar 22 2023 10:18PM

Jammu, Mar 22 (PTI) Yashini Sivashankar did the star turn twice -- in the quarterfinals and the semifinals -- as Tamil Nadu stunned defending champions PSPB to enter the final of the 84th UTT Inter-State National Table Tennis Championships here today.

Yashini beat top-ranked Indian in the world and former national champion Manika Batra in straight games for a 3-1 triumph in the semi-finals.

Earlier, Kowshika Ventakesan put it across Manika to provide a confidence-boosting beginning for Tamil Nadu.