Press Esc to close
Tuesday 25 July 2017
News updated at 8:01 PM IST

Harshith bags high jump gold with meet record

Mysore, October 16, 2012 22:25 IST

On-song Sumaya sets new meet mark in women’s 200, Reena settles for silver

Bangalore’s Hars­hith S shattered the men’s high jump meet record in the athletics competition on the penultimate day of the Dasara Games here on Tuesday.

Harshith cleared 2.06 metres to claim the gold and go past the previous best mark set by his team-mate Chethan B (2.04).

Incidentally, Chethan claimed silver with a leap of 2.00 metres while Vinay Kumar B of Mysore bagged the bronze with an effort of 1.75.

Bebi Sumaya, who was in fine fettle on the opening day of the meet, was once again at her best as she set a meet mark in the women’s 200 metres, clocking 24.60. The Mysore lass bettered City-mate Reena George’s mark of 24.7. Reena equalled her own previous best in the championship to grab the silver and Bangalore’s Padmini MG pocketed the bronze in 25.90.

Results: Athletics: Men: 200M: Sonith Mendon (Mys) 22.12 seconds, 1; Bopanna GN (Bangalore Urban) 22.48, 2; Arun Kumar V (Blr Rural) 22.62, 3.

1500M: Shivanand SH (Blr Rural) 4:13.91, 1; Rahul B (Blr Urban) 4:14.26, 2; Ifthakar Ahammad (Blr Urban) 4:15.56, 3.

110M hurdles: Sumanth MK (Blr Rural) 15.20 metres, 1; Mahendra Rao J (Mys) 15.30, 2; Samarth S (Mys) 15.50, 3.

High jump: Harshith S (Blr Urban) 2.06 metres, NMR (Old: Chethan B, 2.04) 1; Chethan B (Blr, Urban) 2.00, 2; Vinay Kumar B (Mys) 1.75, 3.

Discus throw: Sharath Raj R (Mys) 42.48 metres, 1; Nandish MR (Mys) 40.04, 2; Sikandar H (Bel) 37.08, 3.

Women: 200M: Bebi Sumaya (Mys) 24.60 seconds, NMR (Old: Reena George, 24.7) 1; Reena George (Mys) 24.70 2 (EMR); Padmini MG (Blr Urban) 25.90, 3.

1500M: Shruthi KC (Blr Urban) 4:45.25, 1; Shraddha Rani SD (Mys) 4:48.52, 2; Thippavva Sannakki (Mys) 4:51.00, 3.

100M hurdles: Meghana Shetty (Blr Urban) 14.40 seconds, 1; Pragna S Prakash (Blr Urban) 14.90, 2; Priyanka SG (Mys) 15.60, 3.

High jump: Prajna S Prakash (Blr Urban) 1.52 metres, 1; Pavithra (Mys) 1.50, 2; Bimbith KV (Blr Urban) 1.45, 3.

Discus throw: Nivedita P Savant (Bel) 35.28 metres, 1; Sushma S (Mys) 34.77, 2; Kavya K (Blr Rural) 32.65, 3.

Bodybuilding: 55kg: Tuosie Mujawar (Bgm) 1; Raj Kumar Hegde (Bgm) 2; Balakrishna S (Blr) 3.

60kg: Stany Anthony (Blr) 1; Umesh Gangani (Bgm) 2; Sandesh KM (Mys) 3.

65kg: Ramesh KR (Man) 1; Jeelani (Dvg) 2; Pratap Kalkundrikar (Bgm) 3.

70kg: Vijay Gowda (Bgm) 1; Prathap Bedasur (Dar) 2; Atish Pawashe (Bgm) 3.

75kg: Kishor Chougule (Bgm) 1; Prakash Poojari (Dar) 2; Sandeep Kumar S (Blr) 3.

80kg: Ananth Patil (Hub) 1; Hemanth Kumar (Mys) 2; Ramiyo Danthi (Udu) 3.

80+kg: Sathyanarayana RT (Dvg) 1; Manoj Kumar M (Blr) 2; Krishna R Chikkatumbal (Dar) 3.

Weightlifting: Men: 77kg: Ganesh Sai (Snatch: 95; Clean & Jerk: 140: Total: 235) 1; Naveed (97.5+135, 232.5; Alvas Moodbidri) 2; Harsha DR (100+130, 230; St Philomina Puttur) 3.

85kg: Jayakumar (97.5+122.5, 220; Mys) 1; Suresh V (92.5+120, 212.5; Alvas Moodbidri) 2; Vinod L (85+110, 195; St Philomina) 3.

94kg: Shalim Raj (97.50+115, 222.5; Mys) 1; Paran Jyothi BR (80+97.5, 177.5; Mys) 2; Raghavendra R Raikar (77.50+97.50, 175; Davangere Club) 3.

105kg: Ashwath (80+115, 195, St Philomina) 1; Soujan Kumar (85+110, 195; Alvas Moodbidri) 2; Harish SR (60+70, 130, National Institute of Engg) 3.

105+kg: Jayaprasad Rai (85+115, 200, St Philomina) 1; G Arun Kishore (85+105, 190, Mys) 2; Sagar KC (55+60, 115, NIE) 3.

Badminton: Men: Bangalore Rural, 1; Mysore, 2; Belgaum, 3. Women: Mysore, 1; Bangalore Urban, 2; Gulbarga, 3.

Go to Top

Photo Gallery
The Jewish bagel served with a twist in funky colours at the ongoing International Food Festival...

The Jewish bagel served with a twist in funky colours at the ongoing International Food Festival...

Dark clouds seen over the Parliament house during the ongoing monsoon session in New Delhi...

Dark clouds seen over the Parliament house during the ongoing monsoon session in New Delhi...

Congress MPs Sushmita Dev, K Suresh and Gaurav Gogoi after they were suspended by the Speaker...

Congress MPs Sushmita Dev, K Suresh and Gaurav Gogoi after they were suspended by the Speaker...

Bolylywood actress Kajol and South Star Dhanush during the promotional press conference....

Bolylywood actress Kajol and South Star Dhanush during the promotional press conference....

Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs Arun Jaitley with MoS Santosh Gangwar...

Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs Arun Jaitley with MoS Santosh Gangwar...

MNS Party Workers protest against Chinese products at Airoli over ongoing rift between Indian...

MNS Party Workers protest against Chinese products at Airoli over ongoing rift between Indian...

School girls carry water to pour on Lord Shiva in Bhubaneswar on Monday...

School girls carry water to pour on Lord Shiva in Bhubaneswar on Monday...

Bollywood actors Arjun Kapoor, Ileana D'Cruz and Athiya Shetty during the promotion...

Bollywood actors Arjun Kapoor, Ileana D'Cruz and Athiya Shetty during the promotion...

Fire fighters dousing a fire that broke out at Lok Nayak Bhawan in New Delhi on Monday...

Fire fighters dousing a fire that broke out at Lok Nayak Bhawan in New Delhi on Monday...

National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) men rescuing a villager from a flood-hit area in Morbi...

National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) men rescuing a villager from a flood-hit area in Morbi...

Like us on Facebook

Copyright 2017, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bengaluru - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523
Powered by Yodasoft Technologies Pvt. Ltd.