Excelsior Sports Correspondent
JAMMU, May 18: District Jammu Karate Championship 2019 being organised by Jammu District Karate Association got underway at Mahajan Hall, here today.
Over 300 Karatekas from different parts of Jammu district participated in the event.
The Championship was inaugurated by Ambedkar Gupta, General Secretary Karate Association of India.
The competition is being conducted in male and female categories of all age groups including Sub Junior, Cadet, Junior and Senior.
The competitions are being conducted by the national qualified referees and judges. Including Sanjay Tutoo, Umesh Rekhi, Vikas Charak, Tarun Sharma, Rajan Jamwal and Pooja Sharma.
International players’ Sahil Singh Langeh, Palvi Sharma, Katyani, Abhijit Singh and Poonam Salathia are also participating in the event.
The Sports COMMISSION consists of all international and national Players including Deepa Sharma, Sahil Singh Langeh, Anup Singh, Sourav Mehra, Abhiraj Singh , Arush Puri, Nikhil Singh, Bhuvan Vasudev, Kalyan Khajuria and Sahil Singh Sambyal.
The gold medallists in different weght categories included Munish, Aarush Puri, Abhiraj Singh, Devpriya, Arjun Bhardwaj, Ishan Malhotra, Niharika Verma, Aryan Charak, Ansh Vaid, Sukriti Khajuria, Sambhavi, Sumit Mehra, Shaila Tareen, Raghav Saini, Manik Banmotra, Suksham, Himani Bhau, Manpreet Kaur, Katayani, Narinder Singh, Udhay Manhas, Divakar Rumbal, Vishal Kumar, Karan GuptaNitin Kumar, Bhanu Partap Singh and Sneha Rajput.