Inter-School competitions in various disciplines get underway

Excelsior Sports Correspondent

JAMMU, July 22: District Level Inter School competitions of Under-19 years boys and girls in the disciplines of Badminton, Table Tennis, Boxing, Handball, Tennis Cricket, Throw Ball and Rugby Under-14, U-17 and U-19 years Hockey boys & Girls began at various venues, here today.
The competitions are being organized under the patronage of Dr Saleem-Ur-Rehman, Director General, Youth Services & Sports J&K, under the Chairmanship of Madan Lal, Joint Director, while Chanchal Kour, District Youth Services & Sports Officer, Jammu is the Organizing Secretary.
In Handball Under-19 boys final at MA Stadium, SRML HSS Jammu defeated Government HSS Gandhi Nagar by 12-05, while Government HSS Gandhi Nagar beat St Francis Akhnoor by 13-12.
In Boxing Under-19 years boys at MA Stadium, the gold medalists in different
Weight categories were Gorav Kumar, Satyam Khajuria, Naryan Partap Singh, Shubam Choudhary, Akash and Harshdev Singh.
Meanwhile, the Selection trials of Tennis Cricket Under-19 boys & girls were held today at Green Field Gandhi Nagar Jammu in presence of convener, Anju Gupta, ZPEO Gandhi Nagar, Jammu.
The matches were officiated by a panel of experts of the Department of Youth Services and Sports, District Jammu.