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Hoshiarpur college wins MCM trophy 
Tribune News Service

Chandigarh, November 11
The Department of Fine Arts of MCM DAV College for Women, Sector-36, held an inter-college competition in Fine Arts today. Eight colleges from the city and Punjab participated in the event.

The competition was organised in five categories — still life, landscape, drawing from life, poster and collage. Mr Aditya Prakash, Chairman, Lalit Kala Akademi, was the chief guest.

The following are the results.

Still life: Shallu Surinder Singh, Govt. College Hoshiarpur, I; and Kiran Mehra, G.G.S.C.(W), II; Landscape: Anand Sharma, DAV College, Sector-10, I; Abir Mukerjee, Govt. College, Sector-46, II; and Tehal Singh, Govt. College, Hoshiarpur, III.

Drawing from life: Kamlesh, Govt. College, Hoshiarpur, I; and Bondina, G.G.S.C, Sector-26, II; Poster: Rajwant Kaur, Govt. College, Hoshiarpur, I; Collage: Sumeet, Govt. College, Hoshiarpur, I; and Ariyana, Govt. College for Women, Sector-11, II.

The overall trophy was won by Govt. College, Hoshiarpur.



Practice on for shooting meet
Our Sports reporter

Chandigarh, November 11
The training and practice session for the players participating in the Punjab State Clay Pigeon Shooting Meet continued for the second day here today. Shooters had a feel of the trap and skeet ranges at the Markfed Shooting Ranges, Phase VI, Mohali.

The final competitions will be held tomorrow.

According to Mr K.S. Sidhu, Secretary-General of the Punjab Rifle Shooting Association, in skeet event, three shooters have already qualified for the National Shooting Meet to be held in Hyderabad from December 4 to 10.

He said prominent shooters Manavjit, Zoravar and Birendeep were already practising in Delhi for the said nationals.

The shooters who would vie for the top honours were, Rosepaul sidhu, Capt P.P. Singh, Aman, Hari Sidhu, Karan, Sukhmanpreet etc.



Manav Mangal in basketball final
Our Sports Reporter

Panchkula, November 11
Manav Mangal School, Sector 11, Panchkula will meet New Public School, Sector 18, in the tomorrow’s under-12 final of the Emily Memorial Basketball tournament which entered the penultimate day here today at The Gurukul, Sector 20 and St Xavier’s High School, Sector 20, Panchkula. In the under-16 final, New Public School, Sector 18 will clash with DAV Senior Secondary School, Sector 8.

In the semi-finals held today, in the under-12 section, New Public School, Sector 18, beat St Xavier’s, Panchkula 37-15 while Manav Mangal School, Panchklula, downed St Xavier’s School, Sector 44, Chandigarh by 39-11.

In the under-16 semi-final, New Public School, Sector 18, defeated Manav Mangal, Panchkula 56-15 while DAV School, Sector 8, Chandigarh downed St Xavier’s, Panchkula 44-15.



Soccer tourney from Nov 17
Tribune News Service

Chandigarh, November 11
The Chandigarh Senior Girls Football Championship for the Deepak Kapania Memorial Trophy will be held at the Sector 17 football stadium from November 17. According to Mr Ravinder Talwar, President, Chandigarh Football Association, the invitation letters in this respect had been sent to girls’ schools and colleges and to the PU campus.

“Those who have not received the invitation letters can send their entries to Mr Rakesh Bakshi, Secretary, CFA, on or before November 14,” he said. Twenty-five probables would be selected for the coaching camp to take part in the forthcoming Senior Girls National Football Championship, he added.

Tennis meet: The Senior Tennis Players Association of Chandigarh will conduct the Kanwar Mahinder Singh Memorial Senior Players Inter-State Tennis Tournament at the Chandigarh Club on November 13 from 11.30 am to 4 pm.



Mohali assn beat Guru Nanak Academy 
Tribune News Service

Chandigarh, November 11
A partnership of 69 runs between Mayank (33 n.o.) and Pranav (24) enabled the Mohali Cricket Association beat the Guru Nanak Academy-36 by 8 wickets to top the Pool-B in the 1st Under-12 St John’s Cricket Trophy tournament played at school’s grounds here today.

Brief scores: GNPS-36: 122 for 4 in 25 overs (Jaskaran 40, Manik 27 n.o., Sachin 2 for 12, Munish 1 for 20).

MCA: 125 for 2 in 22.1 overs (Mayank 33 n.o., Pranav 24, Pukhraj 19 n.o., Shubham 1 for 15, Gursewak 1 for 16).


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