In one more first, 4 fencers from Jammu and Kashmir have certified for the Senior World Cup.
The fencers, Vishal Thapar, Javed Ahmed Choudhary, Mayank Sharma and Shreya Gupta, shall characterize the nation within the upcoming Senior Fencing Sabre World Cup to be held later this week.
Whereas the boys’s World Cup will likely be held in Spain, the lone feminine qualifier Shreya shall be competing in Tunisia, North Africa.
All of the fencers made the minimize on the idea of some spectacular efficiency within the thirty second Senior Nationwide Championships held at Amritsar in March this yr.
Principal Secretary, Youth Companies and Sports activities (YSS), Alok Kumar, applauded and congratulated the fencers on their choice for the celebrated occasion.
“We’re duty-bound to offer the very best sports activities amenities to our youth who’re second to none in expertise and expertise, and the day shouldn’t be far when our athletes shall attain the rostrum of Olympics as properly,” he stated.
Secretary, J&Ok Sports activities Council, Nuzhat Gul, in her message to fencers appreciated the arduous work they put in whereas making their solution to the celebrated occasion.
“I’m certain the day shouldn’t be far when our fencers will likely be ranked and recognised internationally,” she stated.