Softball: Madhya Pradesh wins bronze in both categories
In the 42nd Senior National Men’s and Women’s Softball Championships held at Bharatpur (Rajasthan), Madhya Pradesh earned a bronze medal in both categories. In the men’s competition, Madhya Pradesh defeated Manipur 10-0, Odisha 4-2, Jammu and Kashmir 10-0, Delhi 10-2, Indian Oil Corporation 15-0, Punjab 10-0 and placed third in the national championship. In the women’s competition, Madhya Pradesh got the third position by defeating Uttar Pradesh 8-0, Karnataka 10-0, Andhra Pradesh 2-0, Rajasthan 9-2, Chhattisgarh 10-0.
In this competition, In the mens category, Vinayak Yadav, Lakshya Panwar, Rudresh Thakur and in the women’s category Devika Chaudhary, Jyoti Parkhe and Sonali Bisht performed well. On this occasion, President of Madhya Pradesh Softball Association Ramesh Mendola, Rajkumar Sehgal, Shrikant Thorat, Pradeep Narulkar, Sameer Gupte, Chandrakant Sangole, Rakesh Mishra, Savita Parkhe, Subodh Chaurasia, Vikrant Akhare, Jitendra Shrivastava, Naveen Gaur and Ekta Tiwari, congratulated winning teams.