The Karnataka teams for the 29th Junior National athletics championships, to be held at the Sree Kanteerava Stadium here from December 3 to 7, were announced on Wednesday.
The teams: Boys: U-20: Saleem Sheikh, R. Kumar, D.R. Rahul, A.K. Raghu, Jagadeesh Chandra, Barthalom Puttaraju, Sachin Gouda, Sriom Patel, C. Shivkumar, Fakeerappa Bangi, N. Manjunath, Suraj Mandal, S. Harshith, Jesse Sandesh, D.I. Karthik, Sai Raj, Jason Reuben, C. Venkatesh, Rithesh Shetty, M.V. Dheeraj, Mahender Singh, Mohammed Sufiyan, S.H. Ambareesh. U-18: N.B. Gourish, Pavan Kumar, Mohammad Sadath, L. Bharath, Beaucovroy Paul, Santosh, Sandeep Kumar, Jackson Pereira, Dheeraj, Ravi Teja, Shantha Ram, G. Gowtham, Dhananjaya, H.P. Puneeth, Rahul Astagi, B. Sharath, Ashrith Nanjappa, Veeresh Ronad, E. Ramprasad, Karthik Shetty, Gavi Swamy, Siddarth Puthran. U-16: Praveen Kumar, Pradhyumna, B. Manikanta, D. Akshay, N. Shashank, Dimpu Karyappa, O.R. Prajwal, Akshay Vaidya, S.S. Nisanth, Aman Arun, Simon, Preran Manjunath, Abhiram Natarajan, Masood Ahmed, Keshavan, Kusappa, K. Dhanush, Basavaraja Ravi, T.H. Devaiah, Ganesh Gowda. U-14: Praveen Patil, S. Lokesh, S. Tejas, Bharath Kumar, B. Manush, Kumar.
Girls: U-20: S.S. Nischitha, Lakshmi Badmanji, K. Yashaswini, A. Nithyashree, K.R. Meghana, V. Priyanka, Meghana Shetty, Apsana Begum, H.C. Roja, A. Priya, B.V. Chandini, Preethi, U. Nisha, Navya Shetty, B.T. Priyanka, Pushpa Gadadi, K.B. Rani, Veena Adagimane, Pallavi Shetty, Monica. U-18: S. Praneetha Pradeep, M.R. Anusha, G.K. Vijayakumari, Megha, K.A. Archana, R.A. Chaitra, C. Poornima, Sakku Bai, Ramya, S.G. Priyanka, P. Harshitha, Shimona Mascarenhas, B.S. Priyanka, S. Abhimathi, Jismi Thomas, Anusha Poojary, K. Babitha, Pavithra, Sowmyashree, G.K. Namitha, P.S. Uma, K.U. Likhitha, J.S. Priyanka, Chethana, W.R. Harshitha, Vilma D'Souza, S.R. Prathiksha, N.S. Inchara, H.R. Taramani, I. Pushpanjali. U-16: Shaguftha, Prerana Pai, Sarah Joseph D'Souza, C.C. Mythri, Trisha D'Souza, K.M. Manya, C.K. Shravani, Sushma Ram, S.G. Nethra, Kavya Jacob, Nishmitha, Medha Kamath, Abhinaya Shetty, Nivedita Sawant, Sumalatha, M. Kannika, M.R. Dhanusha, K. Harshitha, K.M. Chandana, S.K. Shilpa, Viha Athri. U-14: Lisa Kariappa, Amrita, Tommy Vaishnavi, C. Druthi, Rahat Sayed.
MEG held, makes final
MEG dropped two points after being held to a goalless draw by South United FC, but nevertheless topped the group and made it to the final of the C. Puttaiah memorial football tournament (for Super Division teams) at the football stadium here on Wednesday.
MEG finished with seven points in the group ‘A’ and will meet group ‘B’ toppers HAL (which won all its three matches) in the final.
In the Prasanna Kumar memorial tournament for A division teams, DYES downed Postsal 3-1.
Puttaiah Memorial: MEG 0 drew with South United FC 0.
Prasanna Kumar Memorial: DYES 3 (Santosh 2, Sham) bt Postal 1 (Nithin Singh).
in last four
Top seed Vinod Sridhar entered the semifinals, beating sixth-seeded Manu Bajpai in the Kims-AITA prize-money men’s tennis championship here on Wednesday.
The results (Quarterfinals): Singles: Vinod Sridhar bt Manu Bajpai 6-4, 6-4; Mohammed Yunus bt Ram Rishab 6-4, 6-3; Sujit Sachidanand bt Manav Kumar 6-4, 6-1; Sameep Mehta bt Raswant Ravi 6-1, 7-5.