3 J&K fencers to represent GNDU in World Games

JAMMU: Three fencers from Jammu and Kashmir, who are students of Guru Nanak Dev University (GNDU) Amritsar, have been selected by the AIU (Association of Indian Universities) to represent India in the World University Games to be held at Chinese Taipai.

The selected players are Pankaj Sharma, Javed Ahmed and Sangram Singh underwent trials held at GNDU on June nine and June 10, reports reaching here said. Another fencer from the state, Mohd Tariq is named in the stand-by list.

Now, all the selected fencers shall undergo coaching camp slated to be held from July one at the same institution of GNDU.

Meanwhile, J&K Amateur Fencing Association, coaches of the J&K State Sports Council, Shotu Lal and Rachna Jamwal congratulated the selected fencers and wished them all the best for the upcoming event.


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