Excelsior Sports Correspondent
JAMMU, Sept 27: District Tennis Ball Cricket Tournament 2022-23, being organized by Jammu District Tennis Ball Association was inaugurated at MA Stadium, here today.
The tournament is being held under the supervision of District president Balkrishan Tickko, general secretary, Gulshan Rattan and other office bearers, wherein more than 16 teams are participating in the tournament.
Amrender Mishra was the chief guest of the event. He said that constructive use of time and discipline is a major characteristic of any sportsperson. He/she must be patient, disciplined which will enable the student to cope with criticism and setbacks.
Puneet Arora was guest of honour who in his address observed that sports not only help in developing physical and mental health, but also develops the life skills of a player’s personality. “It enhances their capabilities and helps them to have a better understanding of themselves,” he asserted.
Special guest Janvi Mehta also spoke on the occasion and said that “if a student plays a sport, he/she needs to show the commitment of time to be in a particular place at a particular time everyday as a part of their routine,” he said.