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First Day of the Two Day Rural Tournament Finished

Atwo-day rural sports tournament is beingorganized by the Malwa Sports and Welfare Club, Samrala has been startedyesterday at Malwa College Bondli. On the occasion Harsimrat Singh Shetra (DSP,Samrala) and Bhupinder Singh (SHO, Samrala) was present and did theinauguration. DSP Shetra encouraged the youth to take maximum part in sports tokeep themselves fit and healthy and asked them not to use drugs as it cancompletely ruin the health.

 

The NRI organizerswho organized these tournaments every year with the assistance of local sportsfans and players, Depu Canada and Jasdev Singh Gola confirmed that the athletictournaments will be held on the first day of the tournament and the semifinaland final matches would be held on the second day. Approximately 36 teams are takingpart in the open kabaddi competition. The first kabaddi match was inauguratedby the Jaspal Singh (Principal, Malwa College Bondli, Samrala).

 

Sukhwinder Findifrom Canada said, “Top attackers and defenders will be given motorcycles duringaward ceremony on the end day of the tournament. Later, a folk event will alsobe presented by Punjabi Singers.”

 

Best Performers on Day 1:

Event

Position (First)

Position (Second)

100 metre girls’ race

Jaspreet Kaur (Bathinda)

Birpal Kaur (Bathinda)

100 metre boys’ race

Harjeet Singh

Raghbir Singh  (Jalandhar)

400 metre girls’ race

Birpal Kaur (Bathinda)

Sukhwinder Kaur  (Ludhiana)

400 metre boys’ race

Arashdeep Singh (Patiala)

Manpreet Singh (Ludhiana)

800 metre girls’ race

Birpal Kaur (Bathinda)

Shelly Dhama

800 metre boys’ race

Arshdeep Singh (Patiala)

Gurmeet Singh (Patiala)

500 metre boys’ race

Gurmeet Singh (Punjabi University)

Vivek Sharma (Punjabi University)

3,000 metre girls’ race

Amandeep Kaur (Ludhiana)

Shelly Dhama

 


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