Manav, Jakshu star in Saupin’s victory
Three-wicket hauls each by Manav and Jakshu guided Saupin's School to an eight-wicket win over St Kabir School, Sector 26 in the final of the UT Inter-School U-14 cricket tournament on Friday. Batting first, St Kabir School were restricted to a modest total of 71 runs for the loss of nine wickets in the allotted 20 overs. Shivanshu was the top scorer for the team with 13 runs. For Saupin's School, Manav and Jakshu claimed three wickets each while giving away 15 and 11 runs respectively. In reply, Saupin's reached the target for the loss of two wickets in 20 overs. Prabhjeet was the top scorer for the team with a superb knock of 39 runs.
GMSSS-27 spikers claim volleyball title
Chandigarh: Government Model Senior Secondary School, Sector 27 spikers came up with an inspired performance as they beat Government Model Senior Secondary School, Timber Market, Chandigarh 25-23, 23, 25-21, 25-22, to clinch the girl's Under-17 title in the Inter School volleyball tournament at Sports Complex, Sector 7, on Friday. The third place went to Government High Secondary School, Sector 32, as they defeated Government Model Senior Secondary School, Sector 47, by 25-23, 24-26, 25-08, 25-09.
Sanjeev to represent India at Asian Para C'ship
Chandigarh : Para athlete Sanjeev Kumar has been selected in the India team for the Asian Para Badminton Championship to be held in South Korea from October 28 to November 3. Kumar, who trains under coach Surinder Mahajan, will take part in men's singles and doubles wheelchair category-II in the event.