Bangladesh/Hyderabad: 6th December 2021: Indian Badminton player Rithvik Sanjeevi from Hatsun Badminton Centre finishes Runner-up in the Yonex – Sunrise Bangladesh International Challenge 2021 held in Bangabandhu National Stadium Complex in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Rithvik Sanjeevi lost after giving a tough fight to Abhishek Saini 21-15, 21-18 in the final of the Yonex – Sunrise Bangladesh International Challenge 2021 held on Sunday. In another significant development, Nila Valluvan, training at Hatsun Badminton Centre reached the Semifinal in the mixed doubles event partnering Nazeer Khan.
The 5 day tournament was conducted by Bangladesh Badminton Federation concluded on 5th December, 2021. Players from across the globe participated in this tournament. Indian players had put up a strong and indomitable show as they fought for the top prize.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Ajith Haridas, Chief Mentor, Hatsun Badminton Centre, said “Rithvik’s journey is a result of his continuous hard work aided by the coaching staff and their training methodology. It is heartening to work with promising talent who have the potential to scale newer heights. We will continue to identify talent from diverse backgrounds and offer them with a platform to get professional training and bring more pride to the nation.