KATHUA: Department of Youth Services and Sports (DYSS) Kathua on Tuesday organized District level Inter-zone Tournament in the disciplines of hockey, roll ball, painting, karate, taekwondo and cricket at different venues here.
A total of 74 (boys and girls) participated in today’s events held under the supervision of District Officer (DYSS) Kathua, Sunil Kumar while Zonal Physical Education Officer (ZPEO) Marheen Kailash Chander was overall incharge of District level Inter-Zone Cricket Tournament.
Mohan Lal Dub and Joginder Kumar (Activities Incharges) helped in smooth conduct of the tournament.
Today’s events were officiated by Avinash Sharma, Rakesh Kumar (Raju), Sanjay Kumar, Ashok Kumar Sharma, Pankaj Sapolia, Punjab Singh, Omkar Singh, Chetan Sharma and Rajinder Parshad.
Taekwondo winners (Sports Stadium Kathua): 51 Kg: Singh GHSS Marheen; 55 Kg: Paras Sharma Tiny Scholar Kathua; 59 Kg: Himanshu Singh RSJN Kathua; 63 Kg: Nikshit Kandyal Saint Paul Convent School; 68 Kg: Vansh Lakhotra RSJN Kathua; 73 Kg: Mangal Singh Rose Public Sanjhi Morh; 78 Kg: Parnav Sharma Little Angel Kathua; and +78 kg: Tarun Sharma RSJN Kathua.
Karate winners (Sports Stadium Kathua): 50 Kg: Sushil Singh Amar National HSS Merdoon; 54 Kg: Subham Mehra KPS Barnoti; 58 Kg: Jashan Deep Singh KPS Barnoti; 62 Kg: Sanjay Kumar Saint Paul Convent School Haripur; 66 Kg: Nadeem Shaikh BPS Billawar; 70 Kg: Ansh Sharma Spring Dales Kathua: 82 Kg: Sushil Kumar KPS Barnoti; +82 Kg: Aryan Little Angel School Kathua.
Cricket (Sports Stadium Kathua): Kathua Zone defeated Hiranagar Zone by eight runs in the final. Earlier in first semifinal, Hiranagar Zone beat Mahanpur Zone by 12 runs, courtesy 53 runs knock of Rahul of Hiranagar Zone while in second semifinal, Kathua Zone outplayed Lakhanpur Zone by eight wickets. Lakshya of Kathua Zone scored 32 runs and Rishabh Bhargav got two wickets for six runs.