Minister greets judo player for brilliant performance


Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal Rahul Mishra, Gold Medallist of Junior National Judo Championship, met with Sports Minister recently. Rahul Mishra, the gold medallist of Junior National Judo Championship held in Jalandhar (Punjab) last month, had a formal meet with the Minister of Sports and Youth Welfare, Yashodhara Raje Scindia today at T.T. Nagar Stadium, Bhopal. Rahul has been training in the Madhya Pradesh State Judo Academy for a while. Appreciating his brilliant performance, the Sports Minister congratulated Rahul on the achievement. Director, Sports and Youth Welfare, Mr. Upendra Jain and Chief Coach of Madhya Pradesh State Judo Academy, Ms. Kamla Rawat were also present on this occasion. It is worth mentioning that Rahul defeated player of Punjab in the final match of 73 kg weight category and won the gold medal.Before that, he defeated the players of Haryana, Uttarakhand, West Bengal and Rajasthan in the first fight, second fight, the quarterfinal and the semi-final respectively.