Rahul, Mahima bag medals in National Judo Championship


Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal In the Junior National Judo Championship held in Jalandhar (Punjab) from 28th to 31st March 2018, Rahul Mishra, the player of the Madhya Pradesh State Judo Academy earned a gold medal while academy’s Mahima Pathak won a bronze medal in the National Cadet Judo Championship. Rahul defeated Punjab’s player in 73 kg weight category’s final. In the earlier matches, he defeated players from Haryana, Uttrakhand, West Bengal and Rajasthan in the first fight, second fight, quarterfinal, and semi-final respectively. Likewise, in the 63 kg weight category, Mahima defeated the players from Uttar Pradesh, Jammu, Uttarakhand and Maharashtra in the first fight, second fight, quarterfinal and final respectively. It is noteworthy that these players are training under the MP State Judo Academy’s Chief Coach Ms. Kamla Rawat at the state academy.