Bhopal: BHEL Taekwondo team bags 6 gold in Indo-Bangladesh International event

A team of 30 members including coach, manager had gone to Kolkata for the tournament which was held in the first week of June.

Staff ReporterUpdated: Monday, June 13, 2022, 06:50 PM IST
article-image
BHEL Taekwondo team won 6 gold, 3 silver and four bronze in the Indo-Bangladesh International Championship | FP

Bhopal(Madhya Pradesh): BHEL Taekwondo team won 6 gold, 3 silver and four bronze in the Indo-Bangladesh International Championship held at Sealdah, Kolkata (West Bengal). A team of 30 members including coach, manager had gone to Kolkata for the tournament which was held in the first week of June.  

BHEL sports authority congratulated players on their returns with medals. Players were given a rousing welcome at Bhopal Railway station.

BHEL Taekwondo team won 6 gold, 3 silver and four bronze in the Indo-Bangladesh International Championship

BHEL Taekwondo team won 6 gold, 3 silver and four bronze in the Indo-Bangladesh International Championship | FP

Coach Master Laxman Gurang said, “Our players performed exceptionally well despite humid weather with scorching heat. It was sweltering. It was difficult for players to perform under adverse situations but they performed and definitely they deserve appreciation. Credit goes to the hard work of players.”

(To receive our E-paper on whatsapp daily, please click here. To receive it on Telegram, please click here. We permit sharing of the paper's PDF on WhatsApp and other social media platforms.)

RECENT STORIES

Ranji Trophy final: Prithvi Shaw helps ground staff during rain intervention, wins hearts

Ranji Trophy final: Prithvi Shaw helps ground staff during rain intervention, wins hearts

Qatar sheikh gave 'bags full of cash' to Prince Charles; up to €3 million in total

Qatar sheikh gave 'bags full of cash' to Prince Charles; up to €3 million in total

Maharashtra political crisis: Avoid using Shiv Sena's name for votes, says Sanjay Raut to rebel MLA

Maharashtra political crisis: Avoid using Shiv Sena's name for votes, says Sanjay Raut to rebel MLA

Maharashtra political crisis: Rebel MLAs who are traitors will not be taken back into Shiv Sena,...

Maharashtra political crisis: Rebel MLAs who are traitors will not be taken back into Shiv Sena,...

UK, US, Canada and Japan ban imports of Russian gold

UK, US, Canada and Japan ban imports of Russian gold