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Samsad, Kishore bag best women, men Athlete trophy
Sportslogon Team April 4th 2017

Bhubaneswar : Samsad Ara Begum and Kishore Kumar Jena bagged the best women and men athlete respectively in the three-day State Athletic Meet, which concluded at Cuttack on Tuesday.

Samsad who created two new meet record in 3000 mtr and 5000 mtr run in girls under-20 age group, while Kishore who has break the men javelin record which has created in the year of 1998.

Cuttack district was emerged over-all champion by gathering 543 points, with 353 points Sundargarh district grabbed the runner-up trophy.

Altogether 21 new record including four new State record (NSR) had been rewrote in the meet. Farook Ahamad of Nuapada, Kishore Kumar Jena of Bhubaneswar, Hari Behera of Cuttack and Parbati Sethy were created NSR in the hammar (old 48.88mtr, new 52.24 mtr), Javelin (old 62.86mtr, new 72.77 mtr), shot put (old 13.41 mtr, new 14.33 mtr) and women discus (old 45.46 mtr, new 47.57mtr) events respectively.

On the concluding day, the fastest man of India, Amiya Kumar Mallick won double gold in the 100 and 200 metre event and created a new meet record in the 200 metre event with a timing of 21.4 second. .
This news was added and updated on : April 4th 2017
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