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Talented Garima claims judo title on opening day

The hosts claimed all the three gold medals on the first day of the championship.

Displaying confidence and agility,London Olympian Garima Chaudhray,who is playing for Panjab University,claimed her first gold medal in the tournament with a win over Rangeeta of Guru Nanak Dev University on the opening day of the All India Inter-University Judo (Women) Championship which started at Panjab Universyt Gymnasium Hall today. The hosts claimed all the three gold medals on the first day of the championship.

In the Open category,Garima Chaudhary claimed the title with a win over Rangeeta of Guru Nanak Dev University. Stephnie of Delhi University and Jyoti of MD University,Rohtak claimed the bronze medals each.

In the U-44 Kg category,Anjali of Panjab University emerged as the champion with a win over Pallavi of Guru Nanak Dev University,Delhi in the final. The bronze medal was claimed by Krishna of Ch. Devi Lal University,Sirsa and Gaganpreet of Delhi University. In the U-78 Kg category,Manisha Sharma of Panjab University emerged as the champion with a win over Rekha of Punjabi University,Patiala in the final. Latika of Kurukshetra University and Sukhpal Kaur of Guru Nanak Dev University claimed the bronze medal each. More than 90 Universities are taking part in the championship.

Results: Open: 1.Garima Chaudhary (Panjab University,Chandigarh),2. Rangeeta (Guru Nanak Dev University,Amritsar),3. Stephnie (Delhi University,Delhi) and Jyoti (M.D. University,Rohtak); Under 44 kg: 1.Anjali (Panjab University,Chandigarh),2. Pallavi (Guru Nanak Dev University,Amritsar),3. Krishna (Ch. Devi. Lal University,Sirsa) and Gaganpreet Delhi University,Delhi); Under 78 kg: 1. Manisha Sharma (Panjab University,Chandigarh),2. Rekha (Punjabi University,Patiala),3. Latika (Kurukshetra University,Kurukshetra) and Sukhpal Kaur (Guru Nanak Dev University,Amritsar).