MJP Rohilkhand University of Uttar Pradesh beat Manipur University by 2-1 with 17-21, 21-9 and 21-15 points to win the title of the All India Inter University Men’s Sepak Takraw Tournament 2017 which was held at the MJP Rohilkhand University, Bareilly in Uttar Pradesh.
Earlier, in the men’s 1st round regu match of Group A, Manipur University (MU) beat Anna University of Chennai by 2-0 with 21-16 and 21-14 points. In the 2nd round, Manipur University (MU) again beat Punjabi University, Patiala in straight sets with 21-18 and 21-15 points to top in group A.
In the league matches, Manipur University (MU) defeated Group B winner Punjab University of Chandigarh by 2-0 with 21-12 and 21-13 points. The team also beat Group C winner University of Calicut by 2-1 with 21-14, 21-23 and 21-9 points. Manipur finally lost to Group D winner and the host of the tournament MJP Rohilkhand University of Uttar Pradesh.
In double event, Anna University beat Manipur University by 2-0 with 21-15 and 21-14 points.