Press Esc to close
Friday 22 August 2014
News updated at 7:09 PM IST
Weather
Max: 30.1°C
Min : 20.4°C
In Bangalore
Generally cloudy

Triple for Padmini; Al-Ameen, SJCC champions

Bangalore, Sep 13, 2012, DHNS:

Padmini M G of Surana College completed a treble on the concluding day of the 48th Bangalore University Inter-Collegiate Athletics Championships at the Sree Kanteerava Stadium here on Friday.

The 20-year-old won the women’s 200 metres and featured in her team’s triumph in the 4x100M relay events to add to her gold-medal in the 400M on Thursday.

Padmini held off the challenge of college-mate Rebecca Jose to win the 200M in 25.5 seconds. She was adjudged as the best woman athlete of the meet while Chethan B of Government First Grade College, KR Puram, took home the honours in the men’s section.


“I am very happy to have won three gold and the best athlete award.  I am back in form and looking forward to the All-India Inter-University Championships to be held in Kolkata in December,” said Padmini.

Earlier, Manjula R of SEA College set the lone record of the day with a time of 35:32:01 in the women’s 5km walk. She broke the mark of Poornima N (35:43.80) of Govt Women’s College, Kolar, set in  2011.

Al-Ameen won the men’s title for the 27th time with a total of 80 points. St Joseph’s College of Commerce (44) pipped Surana College (43) to clinch the women’s team title.

Results: Men: 200M: Jeevan KS (Al-Ameen College) 22.3 seconds, 1; S Vagarth Gaurav (St Joseph’s Col, Autonomous) 22.6, 2; Tanuj Batavia (St Joseph’s Col of Com) 22.8, 3. 400M hurdles: Anil Kumar K (GFGC, KR Puram) 1:05, 1; Vinod Babu SM (GFGC, HSR Layout) 1:05.3, 2; Puneeth Kumar K (GFGC, KR Puram) 1:05.6, 3.

Triple jump: Yethin S (Govt RC College) 12.73M, 1; Bhim Kumar (St Joseph’s Arts & Sci Col) 12.57, 2; Sanjeev D Noronah (St Joseph’s Col of Com) 12.42, 3. Pole vault: Ganesh Prasad (GFGC, HSR Layout) 3, 1; Rakesh R (Al-Ameen College) 2.2, 2.

Shot put: Venkatesh C (Al-Ameen College) 10.82, 1; Harish Kumar (GFGC, Hoskote) 10.79, 2; Tejesh H (Vijaya College, RV Road) 10.46, 3. 4x100M relay: St Joseph’s Arts & Science 45, 1; Al-Ameen College 45.1, 2; St Joseph’s Col of Com 45.6, 3.

Half-marathon: Sudhir Sharma (Surana College) 1:16:51.1, 1; Ananda N (GFGC, KR Puram) 1:22:19, 2; Harish Kumar (CMRIMS) 1:22:57, 3.  20km walk: Harisha N (GFGC, KR Puram) 2:16:29.1, 1; Chethan R (GFGC, Channapatna) 2:17:22.1, 2; Ranjith Joe (SEA College) 2:21:30.6, 3. Women: 200M: Padmini MG (Surana College) 25.5 seconds, 1; Rebecca Jose (Surana College) 26.2, 2; Sudha R (GFGC, Chikkaballapura) 29.5, 3.

Triple jump: Josephine Freeda (St Joseph’s College of Commerce) 9.14M, 1; Jasmin Sood (St. Joseph’s Col of Com) 8.84, 2; Kavya M (NMKRV College) 8.58, 3.

Shot put: Sadhana Bhaskar (Mount Carmel College) 8.45, 1; Geethanjali G (The Oxford Col of Sci) 7.93, 2; Gangamma (The Oxford Col of Bus Mgt) 7.88, 3.

Heptathlon: Prajna S Prakash (Al-Ameen College) 3873 pts, 1; Sowmya V (Surana College) 2822, 2; Asha (GFGC, KR Puram) 1115, 3. 4x100M relay: Surana College 54.2, 1; SJCC 58, 2; Mount Carmel College 58.9, 3. Half-marathon: Pavithra (Maharani’s Arts, Com & Mgt) 1:39:46, 1; Leelavathi N (SEA College) 1:53:34, 2; Megha (BMS College for Women) 1:55:36, 3.

5km walk: Manjula R (SEA College) 35:32:01, 1 (NMR); Anitha R (GFGC, KR Puram) 37:29:82, 2; Ashwini H (VVN Degree College) 37:39:13, 3.

Go to Top

Photo Gallery
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses a gathering in Nagpur on Thursday...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses a gathering in Nagpur on Thursday...

A leopard walks towards a lagoon at Yala National Park...

A leopard walks towards a lagoon at Yala National Park...

Ashok Leyland's new truck “Boss” gets launched in Ahmedabad ...

Ashok Leyland's new truck “Boss” gets launched in Ahmedabad ...

Sonal Chauhan walks the ramp at the Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2014 ...

Sonal Chauhan walks the ramp at the Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2014 ...

National Ambulance Service vans during their launch in Allahabad ...

National Ambulance Service vans during their launch in Allahabad ...

Veteran actor Dharmendra at an event in New Delhi on Thursday...

Veteran actor Dharmendra at an event in New Delhi on Thursday...

Solar Panel Scam accused, Saritha Nair at the Court in Coimbatore on Thursday...

Solar Panel Scam accused, Saritha Nair at the Court in Coimbatore on Thursday...

A woman with her child at a relief camp after Naga miscreants killed Assamese villagers ...

A woman with her child at a relief camp after Naga miscreants killed Assamese villagers ...

Fire fighters try to control a fire that broke out at a plastic godown at Kaduvetti ...

Fire fighters try to control a fire that broke out at a plastic godown at Kaduvetti ...

Emran Hashmi with Humaima Malik during a promotional event of their new movie in Bengaluru ...

Emran Hashmi with Humaima Malik during a promotional event of their new movie in Bengaluru ...

Copyright 2014, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bangalore - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523