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PU CONTINUE TO DOMINATE IN VARSITIES GYMNASTICS

February 04, 2017 08:37 PM

Chandigarh (Face2News)

Hosts Panjab University continue to dominate by winning the men's artistic and women's rhythmic team titles besides Matali emerging all-around best gymnast in rhythmic competitions on the fourth day of the All India Inter University Artistic Gymnastics (M and W), Rhythmic Gymnastic (W), Pole Mallakhamb (M) and Rope Mallakhamb (W) being organized by Panjab University at the Gymnasium Hall, Panjab University here.The PU men's artistic team consisting of Gagan, Govind, Javed, Md.Aquib, Md.Shammi, Prince and Saurabh Sharma topped the points table with 360.400 points to claim the team trophy. Dr. B.R Ambedkar University, Agra (Arun Kumar, Ashish Kumar, Gaurav Kumar, Md. Arif, Ram Parvesh, Sumit Makradia, Surya Parkesh) and University of Delhi (Afjal, Akash, Gaurav, Kuldeep, Mahender, Manish, Sahil) 335.700 and 326.100 point, respectively.Abhilekh, representing Kurukshetra, University (Haryana) held the spotlight in the all-around best gymnasts competitions as he logged 74.450 points and was declared the best all-around gymnast.

Matali of Panjab University, Chandigarh secured 54.550 points to be adjudged the best all-around gymnast in women's rhythmic competitions. Her colleague Palak Kaur finished second with 51.750 points.

In the rhythmic team championship, Panjab University ((Mitali, Palak Kaur, Simran, Diksha) obtained 106.300 points to annex the team trophy. University of Mumbai, (Disha Nidra, Shreya Shirodkar, Radhika Dharap, Priti Tipale) and University of Delhi (Inderpreet, Kirandeep, Simran, Lavanya) were runners-up and third with 71.300 and 65.700 points respectively.

Results: Artistic (Men)

Team Championship: 1 Panjab University Chandigarh (Gagan, Govind, Javed, Md.Aquib, Md.Shammi, Prince, Saurabh Sharma) 360.400 points; 2 Dr. B.R Ambedkar University, Agra (Arun Kumar, Ashish Kumar, Gaurav Kumar, Md.Arif, Ram Parvesh, Sumit Makradia, Surya Parkesh) 335.700 points; 3 University of Delhi (Afjal, Akash, Gaurav, Kuldeep, Mahender, Manish, Sahil)326.100 points.

All-around best gymnasts: 1 Abhilekh (Kurukshetra, University) 74.450 points; 2 Gaurav Kumar (Dr.B.R Ambedkar Uni, Agra) 74.450 points; 3 Javed (Panjab University, Chandigarh) 73.300 points.

Rhythmic team gymnastic (Women): 1 Panjab University Chandigarh (Mitali, Palak Kaur, Simran, Diksha) 106.300 points; 2 University of Mumbai,(Disha Nidra, Shreya Shirodkar, Radhika Dharap, Priti Tipale) 71.300 points; 3 University of Delhi (Inderpreet, Kirandeep, Simran, Lavanya) 65.700 points

All-around championship: 1 Matali (Panjab University, Chandigarh) 54.550 points; 2 Palak Kaur (Panjab University, Chandigarh) 51.750 points; 3 Disha Nidra (University of Mumbai) 40.900 points.

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