A 16-member contingent of Indian universities will leave Hyderabad for the 27th World Universities Summer Games at Kazan (Russia) from July 6 to 16.
The squad: Men: 100m: Maninder Singh (GNDU); 200m: Jeria Jose (MGU, Kottayam); 800m: C.M. Neeraj (Calicut); 5000m: Rajindra Bind (VBS Purvachal); Long Jump: P.D. Srinivasa Rao (ANU); High Jump: B. Chetan (Bangalore); Triple Jump: Navjot Singh (Punjab); Shot put: Indrajit (Maharishi Dayanand); Discus: Arjun (Delhi).
Women: 400m: Himasree Roy (North Bengal); 400 hurdles: R. Anu (Calicut); 10,000m: M.D. Thara (Calicut); Triple Jump: N. Sheena (MGU, Kottayam); Long Jump: Koushalya Devi (Kurukshetra); Half Marathon: Mounica Raut (RTM Nagpur).
Delegates: Y. Kishore (ANU), CBR Prasad; Coaches: D.N.V. Vinayak Prasad (SAI), I.V. Prasad and Vamsidhar.