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Sumedh strikes gold in Yorkshire Championships

Sumedh Reddy Chittamuru won three medals.
Sumedh Reddy Chittamuru won three medals.

Pontefract Badminton Centre’s Sumedh Reddy Chittamuru won three medals at the Yorkshire Under 12s Badminton Championships, held at York Railway Institute.

Sumedh won the gold medal in the boys singles event B competition, beating Ethan Fox 21-16.

In the boys doubles event A competition, Sumedh won the bronze medal, partnered with Suvir Muniyal.

Sumedh and partner Sia Pandi were the silver medal winners in the mixed doubles event A competition.

It was a magnificent achievement for 10-year-old Sumedh in his first appearance in the championships. It will put him in a good position to be called up to respresent Yorkshire.