Chandigarh:The tennis team of Sacred Heart School,Sector 26,has made the school proud by winning gold in girl’s Under-14 category in the CBSE North Zone-I tennis championship held at MM Public School,Delhi,held from October 12 to 15. A total of 20 teams from North Zone CBSE Schools took part in the championship. The team comprised of Aastha Malhotra (team captain),Rubani Ahluwalia,Akshita Singh and Yamini Issar. Captain Malhotra and Rubani battled against various opponents to secure the top position. The school team will now represent North Zone in the finals of the CBSE tennis championship to be played at Raipur,Madhya Pradesh,from December 20 to 24.
Raminder stars in MC triumph
Chandigarh:Raminder sounded the board twice as Maintenance Command (MC) outplayed Southern Air Command 4-2 in the opening Pool A match of the Air Force hockey championship held at 3 BRD,Air Force hockey astroturf ground on Monday. Lovedeep and Balbir Singh scored a goal each for the winning team. Manoj scored both the goals for Southern Air Command but failed to inspire his team to victory. A total of eight teams are participating in the meet.
Kochar to lead challenge
Chandigarh:Local lad Karandeep Kochar will lead the challenge in Category B in the IGU Punjab Juniors Golf Championship which starts at Shivalik Golf Course today. Viraj Madappa,who recently won the Northern Indian juniors,will be leading the challenge in Category A.
Vasu,Rohan star in Pinegrove win
Panchkula:Three-wickets each by Vasu and Rohan guided Pinegrove School to a 29-run win over DC Model School in the opening match of the Third Wg Cdr SS Gyani Memorial cricket tournament which started at St Soldier’s School,Sector 16. Batting first,Pinegrove School posted a total of 105 runs in 15.3 overs. Aradhya was the top scorer for the team with 38 runs while Rajvansh contributed 11 runs. Sagar claimed three wickets for DC Model School. In reply,DC Model School were bundled out for 76 runs in 13.3 overs.
Varinder punches his way ahead
Chandigarh:Varinder of DAV College,Sector 10 scored a win based on points over Parbal of Burail Club in the 60 Kg category on the opening day of the 36 th Chandigarh State Senior Men and Women’s boxing championship which started at SD Public School,Sector 32 on Monday. In another bout in the same category,Rahul of DAV Public School,Sector 8 ended the challenge of Ankit of Dhanas while Mohit Sharma of BCC-42 scored a win based on points over Sutikaran of United Club.
GMSSS-19 register easy win
Chandigarh:Government Model Senior Secondary School,Sector 19 registered a 10-3 win over Government High School,Sector 41 in a match in the U-17 boys in the Inter-School handball tournament on Monday. In another match of the day,AKSIPS-41 registered a 19-11 win over GMHS-43. In the U-14 category,GMSSS-16 defeated GHS-28 by 16-9 while GHS-25 recorded a 16-12 win over GMHS-43.