Excelsior Sports Correspondent
UDHAMPUR, Sept 4: Daylong District Udhampur Pencak Silat Championship was organised at Subash Stadium Indoor Complex by District Udhampur Pencak Silat Association under the aegis of J&K Sports Council, today.
Around 100 boys and girls took part in the championship from different clubs as well as from different institutions of Udhampur district.
The championship was declared open in the morning session by chief guest Vikram Singh Slathia Corporator and Chairman Beopar Mandal Udhampur along with Naveen Sharma Manager Udhampur Sports Stadium.
After day long neck to neck competitions, prize distribution cum closing ceremony was presided over by chief guest Pawan Khajuria UT J&K BJP Vice President with Jatinder Vermani President Beopar Mandal, who was guest of honour.
Both the guests honoured winning players with gold, silver and bronze medals and certificate of merit. Yasmene from Juvenile Court, Rajguru Gupta, Sanjay Sharma, Suresh Khajuria and Ravi Singh were the special guests.
The whole championship was supervised by Karan Grover and his team.
In the end, vote of thanks was presented by Aman Kalsotra President District Udhampur Pencak Silat Association. Shivanjali Sharma and Krishan Kumar Vice President and Udhay Singh General Secretary were also present.
In U-14 category (43-47 kgs), Dikshit and Akhilesh won gold and silver medals respectively, in 59-63 kgs, Rohit won gold medal and in Open 75 kgs, Dhruv won gold medal.
In U-17 category, Simran lifted gold medal, in open 72 kgs category, Arun Kumar won gold medal, in open 65 kgs category, Bobby Gorkha lifted gold medal, in open 55 kgs category, Manjeet Singh won gold medal, in 40-42 kgs category, Prableen lifted gold medal, in 42-45 kgs category, Shivansh, Krishiv and Prataksh won gold, silver and bronze medals respectively, in 51-54 kgs category, Shagun and Shadgun clinched gold and silver medals and in 66-69 kgs category, Saket clinched gold medal.
In U-14 category (42-44 Kgs), Pradeep and Purab clinched gold and silver medals respectively, 26-28 kgs category, Dherya, Arsh and Vihaan clinched gold medals, Vedant, Nandish and Kavish bagged silver medals and Kanna and Namish bagged bronze medals, in 36-38 kgs category, Nikhil and Shourya clinched medals and in 64 kgs category, Shivansh, Aashman and Sehaj bagged gold, silver and bronze medals.
In below 10 years category (26-28 kgs), Avinash and Avyukt bagged gold and silver medals respectively and Divyam and Krishnav bagged bronze medals, in 28-30 kgs category, Aarav, Trishant and Arun Dogra clinched gold, silver and bronze medals respectively, in 30-32 kgs category, Divyansh, Amogga and Aayan bagged gold, silver and bronze medals, in 40-42 kgs category, Bhavjot clinched gold medal, in 42-44 kgs category, Tanmay and Vansh bagged gold medals and Khavish and Divyam bagged silver medals, in 30-33 kgs category, Ashvin Singh bagged gold medal, in 33-36 kgs category, Arnav and Vansh bagged gold and silver medals respectively, in 36-40 kgs category, Tanav and Drishav bagged gold and silver medals respectively and Vansh and Arunash clinched bronze medals.
In below 10 years category (18-20 kgs), Madhvan, Rudra, Paras and Anmol bagged gold medals, Samakas, Viraj, Sumit and Rakshit bagged silver medals and Aatish, Advik, Pawan, Soham and Arham clinched bronze medals.
In below 10 years girls category (18-20 kgs), Ananya clinched gold medal, in 28-30 kgs category Mishika bagged gold medal and in 34-36 kgs category Napra clinched gold medals.
In below 12 years category (32-34 kgs), Sana and Taniska bagged gold and silver medals respectively, in below 14 years category (54-57 kgs), Saanvi bagged gold medals in U-14
Category (36-39 kgs), Anshita bagged gold medal, in 40 kgs category Anamika bagged gold medal, in 44 kgs category Akriti bagged medal and in 60-65 kgs category Mehak clinched gold medal.
Excelsior Sports Correspondent