JAMMU: Jammu and Kashmir Wrestling Association on Friday named the State men and women wrestling teams for the forthcoming 59th Senior Men and 17th Women National Championships to be held at Nandni Nagar, Gonda in Uttar Pradesh from 13th to 16th November. Earlier, the teams underwent a screening test conducted by the State Sports Council at MA Stadium, here. Among those present were Sports Officer, Rajan Sharma, Ajay Vaid, Raju Sharma, Sawarn Lal, Dheeraj Sharma, Sahil Sharma, Ravinder Pahalwan, Jain Bharat, Om Parkash and Amit Badgotra.
The 19-member team, including four women wrestlers, shall proceed for the venue on 11th November. The team is accompanied by Sahil Sharma and Ravi Sharma as coaches.
MEN: Nisar Ahmed (86 kg), Roshan Bakshi (55 kg), Pankaj (80 kg), Rajesh Sharma (74 kg), Kasim Din (69 kg), Shammi Kumar (71 kg), Sunny Sharma (65 kg), Kumar Vashisht (66 kg), Daler Khan (125 kg), Mohd Asif (125 kg), Bushan Mehra (61 kg), Ishfaq Ahmad (97 kg), Narinder (57 kg), Bhadur Khan (85 kg), Sunny Bansotra (57 kg).
WOMEN: Sadaf (75 kg), Nisha Sharma (69 kg), Eligabeth (53 kg), Ekta (48 kg).