Delhi Jumper breaks new meet record
THE HANS INDIA |
Jul 18,2017 , 04:16 AM IST
G Karthika of Andhra Prradesh won bronze medal in women’s Triple Jump and helped the AP to win fourth medal in 57th Inter-State Athletics Championship is being conducted at Acharya Nagarjuna University in Guntur district on Monday, the third day of four-day event. Karthika completed her task by distance 12.51 meters to win bronze medal. While silver medalist Joline M Lobo of Karnataka jumped 12.52 metres.
In Men and Women 4X100m Relay Andhra Pradesh athletes disappointed spectators while the host Andhra Pradesh Athletics Association expected medals in Relay events. In Men section High Jump new meet record was created by Tejaswin Shankar of Delhi by height of 2.23 meters, while the old record was 2.22 meters which was created by Harishankar Roy in Bhopal in 2007.
Men: 4X100m Relay: 1. Tamilnadu (41.13 sec), 2. Maharashtra (41.25), 3. Kerala (41.51);, 3000 m Steeplechase: 1. Jaiveer (HAR, 8:53.04), 2. Naveen (HAR, 8:57.23), 3. Karamvir (HAR, 8:59.12); Discus Throw: 1. Dharmraj Yadav (UP, 55.55m), 2. Prabhjot Singh (PUN, 52.91m), 3. Baljinder Singh (PUN, 51.59m).
1. Tejaswin Shankar (Delhi, 2.23m), 2. Chetan B (KAR, 2.19m), 3. Ajay Kumar (HAR, 2.17m)
Women: 20km Race Walk: 1. Soumya B (DEL, 1:42:23.68), 2. Karamit Kaur (PUN, 1:44:47.60), 3. Priyanka (UP, 1:45:44.28).
Pole Vault: 1. Khyathi Vakara (KAR, 3.70m), 2. Kiranbir Kaur (PUN, 3.40m), 3. Manjuka (TN, 3.30); Triple Jump: 1. Sheena NV (KER, 12.78m), 2. Joline M Lobo (KAR, 12.52m), 3. G Karthika (AP, 12.51m).
Javelin Throw: 1. Annu Rani (UP, 54.29m), 2. Poonam Rani (HAR, 51.14m), 3. Rashmi Shetty (KAR, 47.76m); 4X100m Relay: 1. Kerala (46.75 secs), 2. Karntaka (47.50), 3. Maharashtra (47.79); 3000m Steeplechase: 1. Chinta Yadav (AFI, 10:10.22), Vijaylaxmi (UP, 10:41.41), Varsha Bhawari (MAH, 10:48.37)