State karate team impresses at nationals

In 12th NKFI National Open Karate tournament, Telangana State karate team put up an impressive display collecting four gold.

By Author  |  Published: 29th Dec 2016  8:06 am
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Telangana State team pose with Union Minister Bandaru Dattatreya after winning four gold, three silver and six bronze. Photo: Telangana Today

Hyderabad: Telangana State karate team put up an impressive display collecting four gold, three silver and six bronze medals at the recently concluded 12th NKFI National Open Karate at Netaji Subhashchandra Bose Military School in Pune, according to a press release on Wednesday.

Suresh Singh, Akshay, Sai Baba and Rakesh Chary finished with top honours claiming four gold for the State. The team led by coach D Anjaneylu grabbed an overall 13 medals in the national meet.

Results:
Gold: Suresh Singh; Akshay; Sai Baba; Rakesh Chary
Silver: Venkat; Rithvika; Mahesh;
Bronze: Divya; Pavan; Yashwanth; Sai Nikhil; Rihanna; Shivaya.