City to host
games for people with transplanted organs
They haven’t hit the court or track yet and already this group of
athletes has performed death-defying feats. They all carry an inner
trophy — a new organ that qualifies them for the dream team in the
game of life. Their ultimate trial will kick off at Guru Nanak Stadium
here, the site selected for the 2006 Transplant Games, when the city
will play host to 9th All India Transplant Games and SAARC Transplant
Olympics being organised jointly by the All India Transplant Games
Federation, the Society for Constructive Education and Dayanand
Medical College and Hospital (DMCH).
Vidya Mandir team wins football tourney
Bharatiya Vidya Mandir Senior Secondary School, Udham Singh
Nagar, Ludhiana, quelled a strong challenge from their rivals
from Government Model Senior Secondary School, PAU before
emerging champions in football (boys u-17) in the Punjab School
Zonal Tournament which concluded at Punjab Agricultural
University ground here today. They won the final 2-1.
|The boys (u-19) football team of Bharatiya Vidya Mandir Senior Secondary School, Udham Singh Nagar, which won the Punjab School Zonal Tournament (PAU zone) at the Punjab Agricultural University ground, Ludhiana, on Saturday.
— Photo by Inderjit Verma
tourney from today
The stage is set for the Miri Piri Punjab State Sub Junior and the
Punjab State Junior Hockey Championship which begins at the Satguru
Partap Singh astro turf stadium at Bhaini Sahib, near here on Sunday.
The Ludhiana District Hockey Association, under the aegis of the
Punjab Hockey Association with the help of Namdhari Seeds is
organizing these tournaments.
school, Sacred Heart win
Government Senior Secondary School, Jarkhar and Sacred Heart Senior
Secondary School, Bhai Randhir Singh Nagar, began their campaign with
victories in the Punjab School Zonal Hockey Tournament (Baddowal
zone), which started at Mata Sahib Kaur Sports Stadium at Jarkhar,
near here, today.