Tamil Diplomat

Nation School Boxing – Northern students capture 3 more medals

Three more students won medals in National School boxing Championships. Earlier 3 girls from Chemmalai school won medals in National School Boxing Championships.
Jegatheeswara  representing Puthukudiyiruppu Cental college in the 35 – 37 Kg. group and Ruban of the same school in 39 – 41 Kg. group won Silver and Bronze respectively in their groups in the under 15 division.
Vishnu representing Hartley College, Jaffna, in the 52 -54 Kg. group of   the Under 17 Division had won the Bronze medal.
It is notable that the Northern Province students reaching the Nationals for the first time had won these medals.
The Kilinochchi Hindu college team won the Silver in the under 19 Kabadi event in the National School Kabadi Championship. The winners from Sivanagar ATM School and Kilinochchi Central College  and the Pandetherrippu were accorded rousing welcome by respective school communities.