J&K bags overall 3rd place in Taekwondo

JAMMU: Jammu and Kashmir clinched overall third place in the just concluded 4th Cadet National Kyorugi and Poomsae Taekwondo Championship held at JN Indoor Stadium, Periyamedu, Chennai in Tamil Nadu. The event was organized by Taekwondo Federation of India (TFI).

As per the reports reaching here, the J&K team secured six medals, including three gold and one silver. Those gold winner in Poomsae category were Kushagra Sharma (Jammu), Zeeshan Mehndi (SAI-Kargil) and Sonam Chospal (SAI-Kargil) while Soham Sharma of Jammu secured bronze medal.

Other two medals came in Kyorugi category through Achutam Dev Singh of Jammu (silver) and Kushagra Sharma, again of Jammu (bronze).

Meanwhile, J&K Taekwondo Association congratulated the medal winners and chief coach, Atul Pangotra, Zaheer Abbass Khan (treasurer JKTA), Brinder Singh Manhas (National referee) and Assistant team coach, Tashi Tundup (national medalist).

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