66TH PUNJAB STATE JUDO CHAMPIONSHIP: Patiala judokas win 2 gold medals : The Tribune India


Our correspondent

Ludhiana, November 23

Patiala picked up two gold medals in addition to a bronze medal while hosts Ludhiana had to settle for a bronze medal in the girls’ section on day three of the 66th Inter-District Judo Championships of Punjab State for Boys and Girls holding at the Multipurpose Indoor Hall of Guru Nanak Stadium here on Wednesday.

Tina de Patiala won a gold medal in the under 48 kg category and her teammate Neelam won a gold medal in the under 52 kg group. Khushreet Sandhu, also from Patiala, earned a bronze medal. Girls from Hoshiarpur and Gurdaspur also made their presence felt, each winning a gold medal.

Hosts Ludhiana, who won three silver medals yesterday, had to settle for just one medal today as Nancy finished third in the -52kg section.

Wednesday’s results

Under 48 kg: 1st Tina (Patiala), 2nd Payal (Jalandhar), 3rd Navjot Kaur (Amritsar) and Sunita (Fazilka); Under 52 kg: 1st Neelam (Patiala), 2nd Puneet Kaur Sandhu (Moga), 3rd Nancy (Ludhiana) and Mishti Arora (Jalandhar).

Under 57 kg: 1st Akshita (Hoshiarpur), 2nd Ayushi Trivedi (Amritsar), 3rd Dalima (Jalandhar) and Kajal (Jalandhar); Under 63 kg: 1st Harleen Kaur (Gurdaspur), 2nd Jobanpreet Kaur (Faridkot), 3rd Khushreet Sandhu (Patiala) and Mala (Jalandhar).