khaskhabar.com : Friday, 09 February 2024 10:32 PM
Chandigarh. Chandigarh University’s men’s and women’s teams have won silver medals after a tough competition in the All India Inter-University Table Tennis Championship held at Delhi University between January 30 and February 7.
In the men’s table tennis team of Chandigarh University, Divyansh Srivastava, Jash Amit Modi, Chinmay Somiya, Khelenderjit Yengkhom and Parthav Kelkar gave a tough competition to the other team in the final match. In the men’s category, Chandigarh University (Ghaduan) had earlier defeated Calcutta University 3-1 in the semi-finals and Surat University in the quarter-finals with a score line of 3-2. The men’s team won its first round match against Jadavpur University (Kolkata, West Bengal), second round match against MKBU University (Gujarat) and third round match against SRM IST Chennai and reached the quarter-finals by winning all three matches 3-0. Entered.
Chandigarh University’s women’s table tennis team of Trisha Gogoi, Sampada Bhiwandkar, Kaushiki Dasgupta, Mansi Chiplunkar and Jitakhi Majumdar lost in the Inter-University All India Inter-University Table Tennis for Women held at Delhi University between January 30 and February 1. . The final match was played in a close match against Chitkara University with the score 3-2. Earlier, in the semi-finals, Chandigarh University women’s team defeated Adams University (West Bengal) 3-1 and in the quarter-finals, the women’s team defeated Osmania University (Hyderabad) 3-1 in the quarter-finals.
The women’s team won its first three round matches against Jadavpur University, SNDT Pune and Madras University with a score line of 3–0 in all three pool matches. All 16 teams representing four zones participated in the All India Inter-University Table Tennis for men and women organized by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).
Congratulating both the men’s and women’s teams, Chandigarh University Chancellor Satnam Singh Sandhu said that it is an honor for Chandigarh University to have won silver medals in both the categories at the All India Inter-University Table Tennis Championship, which is held only for students. This has been possible only due to the excellent performance done by. The Chandigarh University community is proud to see our students performing so well and achieving new heights in sports.
As a higher education institution, Chandigarh University has been encouraging young talents and making them aware to work hard. Since its inception, the university has produced the finest talents in the field of sports who have achieved good standing in sports not only at the state and national level but also at the international level.
Chandigarh University Chancellor and Rajya Sabha member Satnam Singh Sandhu said that with the aim of enabling the students to showcase their talent at the national and international level, the university is providing all possible assistance to the students. The university is providing state-of-the-art sports facilities for the students to practice with experienced trainers and coaches. Apart from this, CU is also providing financial assistance to the players through monthly scholarships. Notably, the students of Chandigarh University have been excelling in various state, national and international tournaments in the field of sports.
Let us tell you that 22 players from the country had participated in the 19th Asian Games held last day, out of which 10 players were students of Chandigarh University. Arshdeep Singh is also included among the CU students who won medals. Who has won the gold medal. Apart from this, Bhajan Kaur won silver in archery, Godara won silver in 75 kg wrestling, Sanjay won gold in hockey, Inamdar Aslam Mustafa, Nitish Kumar, Vishal Bhardwaj and Praveen Kumar took part in Kabaddi, Sushma Sharma and Nidhi Sharma participated.
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