Hyderabad: Telangana State girls went down by one run to Madhya Pradesh to finish runners-up in the under-10 girls category of the 7th mini sub-junior national softball championship in Nellore on Friday.
In a closely-fought final, Madhya Pradesh eked out a 4-3 win over State girls to take the top honours. In the under-12 boys’ category, State boys defeated Delhi 8-7 to finish third.
Meanwhile, Andhra Pradesh bagged a hat-trick of titles with victories in under-12 boys and girls and under 10 girls categories.
Results: Results: Under-12:
Boys: Final: AP bt Rajastan 4-2;
Third-place match: Telangana bt Delhi 8-7
Girls: Final: AP bt Rajastan 3-1;
AP bt Rajastan 4-2;
Girls: Madhya Pradesh bt Telangana 4-3.