YOUNG WORLD

S. Vigneshwar of Tiruchi

S. Vigneshwar of Tiruchi bagged gold in the three-metre springboard diving competition in the sub-junior category held in Chennai recently and has been selected to participate in the National diving competition. The 12-year-old also won a gold medal in the same event at the State level competition. Citing the talent, the Tiruchi-unit of Sports Development Authority of Tamil Nadu had selected the youngster for special training at the SDAT Diving Academy. He owes his thanks to his coach Durai for his systematic training. The Tiruchi District Sports Officer, Paneerselvam, commended the efforts of Vigneshwar.