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West Zone emerge champion in LIC Games
Sportslogon Team November 12th 2017

Bhubaneswar : West Zone emerged overall champion in the All India LIC Games which concluded at Kalinga Stadium here on Sunday. While A Yogesh and Monica Athare adjudged as the best man and women athletes of the meet respectively.

Nearly 424 sportsperson from eight zones and 113 divisions across the country were took part in the four day mega event.,which was hosted by the Odisha centre.

In the final day, AK Gujar bagged the gold medal in the men 100 metre event by clocking 10.8 seconds, while J amhendra Rao and Abhinash Bauri won the silver and bronze medals respectively.

In the women chess event, local fevorite WGM Kiran Manisha Mohanty of East Central Zone was bagged the runner up title by scoring eight points. The champion title received by Swati Ghate of West Zone with 8.5 points.

Sidharth of North Zone and Varda Dixit of West Zone become the champion of the man and women badminton events by winning over Premsingh Chauhan and Shrodha Srivastava respectively.

Similarly in the Table Tennis final, Saugat sarkar of West Zone edged out Ravi Joshi by 4-1 and won the title.

LIC Managing Director Hemanta Bhargav was gave away the prizes in the closing ceremony and formally declared the Game to be concluded .
This news was added and updated on : November 12th 2017
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