Visakhapatnam (AP). The exciting day-2 of the 15th National Inter-district Junior Athletics Meet ended today with one new meet record in the U16 girls’ shot put event at the Golden Jubilee Port Trust ground here on Saturday.
Anjali Khyaliya created a new meet record in U16 girls’ shot put event today. The Haryana girl from Bhiwani district clinched the gold with an effort of 12.70m and broke the previous record of 12.26m set last year. Bharmgouda from Kohlapur (Maharashtra) settled for silver with 12.25m throw and bronze went to Melkunde Agrata of Thane (Maharashtra) with an 11.80m distance throw.
Meanwhile, Spoorthy of Budaa from Karnataka equalled the previous meet record in the U14 girls’ high jump clearing a height of 1.53m to win the gold. She equalled the previous record of 1.53m set last year in Visakhapatnam. Bhumi Parmar of Kheda (Gujarat) won silver with a 1.49m effort while Samriddhi of Kanpur (UP) won the bronze with a mark of 1.43m.
In the first event of the day, Shashikanth from Bangalore Rural (Karnataka) clinched the gold in U16 boys’ 100m race with a performance of 11.08s. Rahul Sharma hailing from Barabanki (UP) grabbed the silver with a timing of 11.12s while third position on the podium was taken by Nihal Singh of South Delhi (Delhi) who clocked 11.13s.
In the girls’ U16 100m race, two Maharashtrians grabbed the top podium positions with Avantika from Pune winning gold with a timing of 12.87s and Parab from Thane district finishing second with 13.11s. Bronze went to Anu Joseph from Kannur (Kerala) with 13.14s timing.
There were over 30 events that finished today including seven medal events. The three-day championship will conclude on Sunday.
Final results of today-
Boys U16 – 100m : 1) Shashikanth V A ( Bangalore Rural – Karnataka) 11.08 2) Rahul Sharma ( Barabanki – UP) 11.12 3) Nihal Singh ( South Delhi – Delhi) 11.13
Girls U16 – 100m : 1) Avantika Narle ( Pune – Maharashtra) 12.87 2) Parab Aditi ( Thane – Maharashtra) 13.11 3) Anu Joseph ( Kannur Kerala) 13.14
Girls U14 – 600m : 1) Ashakiran ( Ranchi – Jharkhand) 1.42.00 2) Ku. Bushar Khan ( Bhopal – MP) 1.42.90 3) Antima Pal ( Sultanpur – UP) 1.43.34
Boys U14 – 600m : 1) Shiv Chauhan ( North Delhi – Delhi) 1.27.97 2) Shyam Milan ( Varanashi – UP) 1.28.09 3) Thakor Virsang ( Kheda – Gujarat) 1.28.54
Boys U16 – Shot Put: 1) Naman Kanoi ( Mumbai Subrub – Maharashtra) 15.63m 2) Tushar Singh ( Baroda- Gujarat) 15.22m 3) Mohit Singh ( Ajmer – Rajasthan ) 14.04m
Girls U16 – Shot Put: 1) Anjali Khyaliya ( Bhiwai – Haryana) 12.70m MR 2) Bharmgouda Pornima ( Kohlapur – Maharashtra ) 12.25m 3) Melkunde Agrata ( Thane – Maharashtra) 11.80m
Boys U14 – High Jump: 1) Abhishek Lagardo ( Sepahijala – Telengana) 1.74m 2) Aryan Thapliyal ( Chamoli – Uttarkhand) 1.71m 3) Parshuram ( Gulbarga – Karnataka ) 1.71m
Girls U14 – High Jump: 1) Spoorthy K.C ( Budda – Karnataka) 1.53m MR 2) Parmar Bhumi ( Kheda – Gujarat ) 1.49m 3) Samriddhi Katiy (Kanpur – UP ) 1.43m
Boys U14 – Shot Put: 1) S.Ebenizer ( Thanjavur – Tamil Nadu ) 14.12m 2) Rupak Bodak ( Howrah – West Bengal ) 13.72m 3) Aditya Kushwaha ( Allahabad – UP ) 13.62m
Boys U16 – Long Jump: 1) Anurag ( Hyderabad- Telangana ) 6.82m 2) Vipin Yadav ( Ballia – UP ) 6.74m 3) Gopinath Murmu ( Paschim Medinipur – West Bengal ) 6.65m
Girls U16 – Long Jump: 1) I.Coleshiya ( Tirunelveli- Tamilnadu ) 5.56m 2) Modi Keisha ( Thane – Maharashtra ) 5.43m 3) Ambrika Narzary ( Kokrajhar – Assam ) 5.27m
Day 2 – Finals Results