AMU member wins gold in national shooting contest
VARSHA TOMAR, an LDC clerk with MCTE and a member of the Army Marksmanship Unit (AMU) shooting team, on Friday arrived at Mhow after winning gold medal (double trap event) in the 50th National Shotgun Shooting Championship.india Updated: Dec 23, 2006 01:46 IST
VARSHA TOMAR, an LDC clerk with MCTE and a member of the Army Marksmanship Unit (AMU) shooting team, on Friday arrived at Mhow after winning gold medal (double trap event) in the 50th National Shotgun Shooting Championship.
The championship was held at Trap and Skeet range, which is a part of the Karni Singh shooting range in Delhi. Major S V S Rajvee of AMU said that one more AMU team member, Major Reena Singh won bronze medal in the same event. Lt Col Rajvardhan Singh Rathore won the Olympic silver medal in the double-trap shooting event.
Chirayu, Somitra in badminton final
SAYAJI CLUB open badminton final in the Class VI to VIII category (boys) will be played between Chirayu Jain of Choithram and Somitra Shivedkar of St Paul. Rashi Bafna and Ankita Deshpande will meet in the final of the girls’ category in the same age group. This was informed in a press release issued by Sartaj Academy.
APS students shine in swimming
AGRAWAL PUBLIC School students excelled in inter-school swimming championships organised by Advanced Academy recently. Abhitej Singh stood second in the butterfly stroke event in the under-14 category.
Rohit Sisodiya and Nikhil Agrawal finished second and third in the freestyle event in the under-16 category. Aarzoo Gangwal won the third position in the 25-m freestyle in the under-14 girls’ category.
Lucky Sports in semis
RIDING ON the back of brilliant performance by Lekhraj Yevle and Mayank Trivedi, Lucky Sports defeated Star Club to enter the semi-final of the New India Assurance U-15 cricket tournament organised by Lucky Sports Club in the City.
Batting first on the ITI grounds, Lucky Sports scored 138 runs in 59 overs. In reply, Friends Club made 120 runs in 51 overs. In the second innings, Lucky Sports scored 132 runs in 47 overs. Chasing a victory target of 151 runs, Star Club was bowled out for 75 runs in 23 overs.
First Published: Dec 23, 2006 01:46 IST