Shetty, Arpitha set new marks

Shetty, Arpitha set new marks

Bangalore’s Jayapr­akash Shetty and Arpitha M clinched the 400M gold and set new meet records on the third and final day of the Dasara Games at the Chamundi Vihar stadium here on Sunday. 

Jayaprakash bagged gold clocking 48.1 seconds erasing the previous best of 48. 3 seconds while Arpitha romped home in 53.0 seconds surpassing the previous record of 56.4. 

Bangalore Urban’s Vishwambhar Kolekar, with one gold medal to his credit was adjudged the best athlete in the men’s section. 

In the women’s category, Arpitha M with two gold medals took home the best athlete award.  Hosts Mysore helped by 123 points, emerged the overall champions of the meet. Gururaj of SDM Ujjire and Kanchan N of SAI, Bangalore won the best lifter award in the men’s and women’s category respectively. 

Thilak BC of Madikeri and Uttar Pradesh’s Phoolan Pal claimed top honours in the 21km half-marathon. Thilak struck gold in a timing of 1:05:53 while Phoolan emerged victorious in 1:24:04. The final day also witnessed a record in javelin throw. 



Results: Men: 400M: Jayaprakash Shetty (Bangalore Urban) 48.1, NR (OR 48.3), 1; Raghu AK (Bangalore Urban) 48.4, 2; Vishwambhar (Belgaum) 48.7, 3. 

5000M: Devanna Naik (Mysore) 17:14.4, 1; Raju Krishna Naik (Belgaum) 17:16.1, 1; Arjun A (Bangalore Rural) 17:16.1, 3. Triple jump: Karthik Basagondappa (Mysore) 14.50, 1; Pavan Kumar G (Bangalore Rural) 13.88, 2; Sandesh (Mysore) 13.81, 3. Javeline throw: R Sharath Raj (Mysore) 68.15, 1; Girish KM (Bangalore Rural) 57.88, 2; Samith D Suvarna (Mysore) 56.05, 3. 4x100M medley relay: Mysore (Ganesh S, Gowrish NB, Md Asif Owaise, Vaishak N) 41.2, NR (OR 42.2), 1; Bangalore Rural (42.8), 2; Belgaum (42.90), 3. Best Athlete: Vishwambhar KolekarWomen: 400M: Arpitha M (Bangalore Urban) 53.0, NR (OR 56.4), 1; Reena George (Mysore) 54.9, 2; Megha (Mysore) 59.00, 3. 3000M: Soumya Savanth (Bangalore Urban) 11:07.2, 1; Prathiksha R (Bangalore Urban) 11:09.1, 2; Priya LD (Mysore) 11:17.3, 3. Triple jump: Praneetha Pradeep (Bangalore Urban) 11:98, 1; Anusha G Poojari (Mysore) 11.80, 2; Jolly VM (Mysore) 11.43, 3. Javaline throw: Shahajahani (Mysore Div) 44.70, NR (OR  Bhageerathi BM, 43.84, 1991), 1; Jaisheela (Bangalore Rural) 34.63, 2; Sushma Bhandari (Belgaum) 33.91, 3. 4x100M medley relay: Bangalore Urban (MG Padmini, Prajna Prakash, Archana Appaiah, Arpitha M) 47.4, NR (OR 49.1), 1; Mysore (47.9), 2; Bangalore Rural (51.3), 3. Best Athlete: Arpitha M (Bangalore Urban)Half Marathon: 21km: Men: Thilak BC (Madikeri) 1:05:53, 1; Sharawan (SAI Bangalore), 1:06:12, 2; Soji Mathew (SAI Mathew) 1:07:55, 3. Women: Phoolan Pal (Uttar Pradesh) 1:24:04, 1; Archana KM (Alvas) 1:30:48, 2; Kavitha V Hiremat (Alvas) 1:31:56, 3. 5km: Men: Laxman (DYES Vidhyanagar) 14:28, Thimmanna NH (DYES Vidhyanagar) 14:32, 2; MD Nurull (Alvas) 14:56, 3. Marathon: 10km: Lingaraj (Dharwad) 29:36, 1; Gangappa B Thambur (Dharwad), 30:00, 2; Rajesh KS (SDM Ujjire) 33:23, 3.Women: Megha KS (T Narasipura PUC Kurubur) 16:23, 1; Manjula M 16:33, 2; Suprith BK (Alvas) 16:51, 3. 3km: Veena M (T Narsipura) 10:16, 1; Sindu P (T Narsipura) 10:52, 2; Kavana (Mysore) 10:59, 3. Gymnastics: Men: Table Vault: Ujwal C Naidu (Bangalore Urban) 12.70, 1; Abhishek G (Bangalore Rural), 12.30, 2; Vishwanath Janaki Patil (Belgaum) 12.25, 3. Women: Floor Exercise: Poornima P Godi (Belgaum) 11.05, 1; Aparajitha (Bangalore Urban) 10.30, 2; Ankitha Kulkarni (Belgaum) 10.25, 3. Parallel Bars: Ujwal Naidu (Bangalore Urban), 12.05, 1; Amruth Mudrabet (Belgaum) 11.70, 2; Lokesh N (Mysore) 11.40, 3. Roman Rings: Lokesh N (Mysore) 12.90, 1; Ujwal C Naidu (Bangalore Urban) 11.45, 2; Amruth Mudrabet (Belgaum) 10.80, 3. Horizontal Bars: Ujwal C Naidu (Bangalore Urban) 11.35, 1; Lokesh N (Mysore) 5.20, 2; Girish M (Bangalore Rural) 1.60, 3. Kabaddi: Men: Mysore Division, 1; Belgaum Division, 2; Bangalore Urban, 3. Women: Bangalore Urban, 1; Bangalore Rural Division, 2; Mysore Division, 3. Throwball: Men: Mysore (9 pts), 1; Bangalore Rural (6 pts), 2; Bangalore City (4 pts), 3; Women: Mysore, 1; Bangalore City, 2; Bangalore Rural, 3. Kho-Kho: Men: Mysore Division, 1; Bangalore Urban, 2; Bangalore Rural, 3.Women: Mysore Division, 1; Bangalore Urban, 2; Bangalore Rural, 3.  Handball: Bangalore Urban, 1; Belgaum Division, 2; Mysore Division, 3.Women: Handball: Mysore Division, 1; Bangalore Rural, 2; Bangalore Urban, 3. Table Tennis: Men: Team: Bangalore, 1; Mysore, 2; Dharwad, 3. Women: Bangalore Rural, 1; Bangalore Urban, 2; Gulbarga, 3. Lawn tennis: Team: Mysore, 1; Bangalore Rural, 2; Belgaum, 3. Women: Bangalore Urban, 1; Bangalore Rural, 2; Bangalore Rural, 3. Weightlifting: 94kg: Men: Ibrahim C (Mysore Div), 1; Yatish (Mysore Div), 2; Shalim Raju (Belgaum Div), 3. 105kg: Arjun (Alvas), 1; Sikandar Rawat (Hubli), 2; Shamith D Suvarna (Ujjire), 3. 105+ kg: Soujan (Alvas), 1; Prachetha (Mysore), 2; Afzan Rahiman (Alvas), 3. Best Lifter: Men: Gururaj (SDM Ujjire)Women: Kanchan N (SAI, Bangalore)Cycle Polo: Men: Mysore A, 1; Mysore B, 2; Belgaum, 3; Women: Mysore, 1; Mandya, 2; Kodagu, 3; Hockey: Mysore Division, 1; Gulbarga Division, 2; Bangalore Urban, 3. Basket ball: Bangalore Rural, 1; Mysore, 2; Bangalore Urban, 3; Badminton: Bangalore Rural, 1; Mysore Division, 2; Gulbarga, 3; Overall champions: Mysore Division (123 points). 

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