The women’s volleyball team and the men’s kabaddi team from the Karnataka Veterinary, Animal and Fisheries Sciences University won the league matches at the all-India inter-farm university sports meet here on Thursday.
KVAFSU women’s volleyball team defeated the Kanpur and Palampur teams on the second day of the national tournament, held on the university’s campus at Nandi Nagar here.
Eight university teams won the first round of the league matches. Four cleared the first round of matches in basketball, and three teams qualified for the quarterfinals in Kho-kho. In javelin throw, Sagar Popat of MPK University, Rahuri, stood first, Pradeep Mourya of C.S. Azad University, Kanpur, came second and Shuklu Ram Usendi of Indira Gandhi University, Ranchi, secured the third place.
In discus throw, Deshita K. came first and Shwetha N. took second place. Both are from UAS Bangalore. Anuradha Kaswan of Rajasthan University stood third.
D. Jagadish of ANGARU, came firstin the 100 metres race, followed by Manoj Kumar (second) and V. Guhan (third) of Tamil Nadu Agriculture University. The quarterfinals and semi-finals of some events will be held on Friday. Over 2,500 sportspersons are participating.