Taekwon-do players bag 2 gold, 2 bronze medalsh

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 08 Jan 2018 11:30:28


Staff Reporter,

IN THE 37th Junior National Taekwon-do Championship, Madhya Pradesh Academy players made the State proud with four medals including two gold and two bronze medals.

The championship was in Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh and Dharwad, Karnataka in past days. In Bilaspur, it was held in between of December 27 to 31, where player Shashank Singh Patel bagged gold medal in 78 kilogram weight category and Kunal Dhosle bagged another gold medal in the same category. However in this competition, Academy player Ishan Sharma bagged bronze medal, in 63 kilogram category. The junior Taekwon-do Championship which held in Dharwad, Khushi Dubey bagged another bronze medal in 47 kilogram weight category.

Winners met with Sports and Youth Welfare Minister Yashodhara Raje Scindia recently. They shared the success and achievements of the championship. Scindia congratulated the winners and appreciated their talents and gave best wishes for their bright future. Taekwon-do Academy Chief Trainer B L N Murti and Assistant Trainer Latika Bhandari were also present.