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Sizzling start of SFA 2016


Mumbai : Sports For All kick-started their 2016 event with a bang amidst much fanfare and excitement from the participants at the Sports Authority of India, Kandivalli here today.

In the opening event of the day, the 3000 meters race it was the 17 year old Rahul Yadav of Jindal Vidya Mandir who stole the limelight in the under-18 category. The 17 year old district champion in 5000 meters from Thane lived up to his reputation and clocked an impressive time of 10:08 minutes to outrun his closest rivals Rinaldi Pereira and Mohit Aryaman. Rinaldi of St. Arnold High School finished with a time of 11:21 minutes to win the silver medal.