Shuttlers Purva Barve, Varun Kapur win international titles at Li Ning-Israel Open
Indian shuttlers Purva Barve (16) and Varun Kapur have won in their respective age group sections in the Li Ning-Israel Open 2017 badminton tournament held in Israel. Purva (ranked No. 70 in the world) won the tournament in the Under-19 Women’s Singles by defeating Lela Minadze of Russia by 21-6, 21-4 scoreline in 18 minutes. Varun defeated England’s Toby Dillingham by 21-10, 21-2 scoreline to win his second International title.