CHANDIGARH, JAN 9 :The Chandigarh boys under-19 fencing team claimed Sabre team gold medal in the 54th National School Games here today. Chandigarh defeated Manipur by 15-12 in the final. Manipur boys were runners-up while Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra were jointly declared third.
Madhya Pradesh girls emerged champions in foil team competitions after beating Chandigarh by 15-12 in the final. Assam and Punjab were joint third.Mehak Paul gave Chandigarh gold in skating by winning the rink race (quad) for under-19. Neha (Maharashtra) and Anupriya (Punjab) finished second and third, respectively.
In the Under-17 rink race (quad) Batas Ambical(Gujarat) finished first. Swati (Maharashtra) and S. Aslesha (Andhra Pradesh) were second and third, respectively.
Results: Girls: Foil Team Event (U-19): MP bt AP 15-9, Maharashtra bt Gujarat 15-6, Bihar bt J&K 15-10, Assam bt Haryana 15-2, MP bt Manipur 15-14, Punjab bt Maharashtra 15-9, Chandigarh bt Bihar 15-7, Assam bt Tamil Nadu 15-11. Semi-finals: M.P. bt Punjab 15-7, Chandigarh bt Assam 15-7. Final: M.P. bt Chandigarh 15-12.
Boys: Sabre Team Event (U-19): AP bt J&K 15-13, Haryana bt Gujarat 15-4, Punjab bt Bihar 15-6, MP bt Assam 15-6, AP bt TN 15-3, Chandigarh bt Haryana 15-9, Maharashtra bt Punjab 15-13, Manipur bt MP 15-3.
Semi-finals: Chandigarh bt A.P. 15-10, Manipur bt Maharashrta 15-9. Final: Chandigarh bt Manipur 15-12.
Table tennis: Girls (U-17): Andeman and Nicobar bt M.P. 3-1, K.V.S bt U.P 03-1, Chattisgarh bt Vidyabharti 3-1, Maharashtra bt Assam 3-1, Chandigarh bt orissa 3-0. Boys(U-17): Karnataka bt Haryana 3-0, West Bengal bt AP 3-0, Orissa bt Uttrakahnd 3-2, Haryana bt AP 3-2, TN bt Chandigarh 3-0, Kerala bt Andeman and Nicobar Island 3-0, Chattisgarh bt Rajasthan 3-1, Maharashtra bt NVS 3-0, Karnataka bt Mizoram 3-0, MP bt J and K 3-0.
Handball (Girls): Chandigah bt Rajasathan 20-9, Punjab bt Kerala 26-9, Delhi bt Jharkhand 11-3, Haryana bt U.P 19-6, Rajasthan bt TN 17-9, Maharashtra bt M.P 26-9, H.P. bt N.V.S. 10-6, Chandigarh bt J&K 16-3, K.V.S bt Gujarat 21-12. Boys: H.P bt N.V.S. 23-16, Chandigarh bt Maharashtra 12-4, Vidyabharti bt J & K 22-13, M.P bt Pudicherry 26-11, Punjab bt Haryana 26-14, Delhi bt Tamil Nadu 42-14, Rajasthan draw with Jharkhand 17-17, Gujarat bt NVS 32-7.