Kerala school athletic meet 2015 point table of asia

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kerala school athletic meet 2015 point table of asia

More sports News: On a day wallowed in mediocrity, Sandra Babu's Asian Games high point as the 62nd Kerala State School Athletics Championship threw the national school record of m set by Vanshika Sejwal in India Cricket Team · World Cup schedule · Ind vs WI ODI Schedule. 33RD NATIONAL JUNIOR ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIP Probable Competition Schedule – Final schedule will be published along with the Startlist on. Kerala State School Athletic Championship: Palakkad, Mar Basil clinch titles. DECCAN CHRONICLE. | KEVIN KISHORE. Published Dec 7, , am IST Palakkad ( points) to clinch the overall school title for a fourth consecutive time in She had won silver in the Asian Junior Athletics championship in the m.

Published Dec 7,1: Palakkad team that won the overall championship in the 60th state school athletic championship at CH Muhammad Koya Stadium in Thenhipalam on Tuesday.

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Palakkad bagged points in total, thanks to Kalladi HSS' resurgence, while Ernakulam, who were powered by Mar Basil, had to be satisfied with second place Kozhikode claimed the third place with points. Ernakulam were leading until the start of the m events and they came level after on points after the sub-junior and junior races.

In the senior races, Palakkad's Mohammed Ajmal and Anali Johnson won the gold in the boys and girls categories, respectively, to give a point lead for Palakkad that sealed the overall for the district in the athletic meet. However, we were not challenged that closely as it was with the case in the previous year," said Shibi Mathew, the coach of Mar Basil HSS.


Several of the athletes won us points. However, the new athletes did not perform as I expected," she added. We did not perform well the previous year and we had planned earlier to better it. The long distance runners and jumpers did exceptionally well for us and gave us a good boost.

kerala school athletic meet 2015 point table of asia

It was a sweet revenge for the Commonwealth Youth Games bronze medalist to win the race as Babitha had defeated Abitha in the 1,m race on Monday. Abitha bettered her academy mate Jessy Joseph's year-old record of 2: Another upcoming middle distance runner, Chandini C of Palakkad bagged her third gold with a timing of 2: The other gold medals of Chandini were in 1,m, m and m. Athulya is the state record holder but her personal best of 2: In the m junior girls category, Ancy Sojan clinched her second gold medal in style in a photo finish defeating Anjali PD.

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Ancy won the long jump gold also earlier. Sooryamol of Usha School finished third. In the sub-junior girls m race, Elga Thomas of Usha clinched her third gold.

kerala school athletic meet 2015 point table of asia

Bibin George had no opposition in his senior boys' m as the star from Mar Basil HSS said farewell to the school athletic meet with a triple gold glory. Jul 9, In a stunning show of dominance, India clinched five gold to top the medal tally for first time in the history of Asian Athletics Championshipspushing China to second spot, in their most successful campaign in the continental flagship event on Sunday.

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With today's 5 gold, 1 silver and 3 bronze, India ended the four-day championships on top with 29 medals 12 gold, 5 silver and 12 bronzetheir highest ever medal haul.

India's earlier best came way back in the Jakarta edition where they had won 22 medals 10 gold, 5 silver, 7 bronze.

kerala school athletic meet 2015 point table of asia

China ended this edition at the second position with 8 gold, 7 silver, 5 bronze. They won 3 gold, 1 silver and 1 bronze today.

kerala school athletic meet 2015 point table of asia

Kazakhstan finished third with 4 gold, 2 silver, 2 bronze while Iran ended on fourth with 4 gold and 1 bronze. Japan had topped the medal tally in the first five editions of the Asian championships from towhile China's domination began from at Kuwait City and continued till the previous edition at their home venue in Wuhan two years ago.

India snapped China's monopoly this time though their northern neighbours fielded only a second string team here with their athletes reserving their best for the upcoming World championships in London next month.

The host country, however, suffered a huge setback as their m runner Archana Adhav was disqualified, after being initially declared as the gold medal winner, for pushing Sri Lankan rival Nimali Waliwarsha Konda from behind near the finishing line.

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Sri Lanka won their protest and the gold medal was awarded to their athlete Konda. India requested to reconsider the decision but the jury of technical delegates refused, saying that it was an unanimous decision to disqualify Archana. India thus lost a yellow metal in dramatic circumstances. Defending champion Tintu Luka also did not finish the race as she pulled out in the second lap.

kerala school athletic meet 2015 point table of asia

Despite the setback, the Sunday crowd at the Kalinga Stadium were on the edge of their seats most of the time as India kept winning gold medals one after another under humid conditions.

It was heptathlete Swapna Barman who gave India the first gold of the day after Archana was qualified as she collected a total of points from the seven events. The year-old from Bengal collapsed just after crossing the m race, the last of the seven events, and she was taken for immediate medical attention.