Kabaddi teams leave for Nationals

JAMMU: Under the banner of J&K Amateur Kabaddi Association, the state teams today left for participation in the 65th Senior National (men and women) Kabaddi Championship to be held at Hyderabad in Telangana from December 31.

The teams were presented with playing kits by Member Legislative Assembly (MLA), Rajesh Gupta before he flagged off the contingent. He also announced Rs. 4 Lakh out of his Constituency Development Fund (CDF) for upgradation of existing kabaddi arena at MA Stadium by way of setting up chairs and flood lights.

Among others present were Hazi Abdul Qyoom (Chief Sports Officer, State Sports Council), Ravi Singh (Sports Officer), Ashok Singh (Manager, MA Stadium), Naresh Pardhan, Kuldeep Kumar Gupta, BS Thirthi, Surinder Mohan Gupta, Anil Modi, Sangram Singh, Sandeep Singh and Anil Gupta (president of the Association).

The Teams:

MEN: Mohinder Singh, (Captain), Aman Singh, Mohd. Usad Bin Yousaf, Jahangir Ahmed Dar, Amandeep Singh, Basid Ali Khan, Kehav Singh, Iftkhar Ahmd. Nasir Ahmd Khan, Paramveer Singh, Mukesh Kumar Sharma, Lalit Sharma, Anil Sharma (coach) and Khurshid Ahamad (manager).

WOMEN: Sheetal Sharma (Captain), Pooja Devi, Nitish Bakshi, Kajal Devi, Mitali Manahas, Chuni Devi, Ashu Kour, Shahnaza Akhtar, Shiekh Inshan Youssuf, Masroofa Manzoor, Nahida Nabi, Binny Malgotra, Ajay Gupta (coach) and Anuradha (manager).


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