Pavithra Venkatesh of Periyar College set a brand new video games file in girls’s pole vault, scaling a top of 4.01m on the opening day of observe and area competitions on the Khelo India College Video games right here on Saturday.
Pavithra’s mark was additionally a brand new All India Universities file, erasing her personal earlier mark of 4.00m, set earlier this yr. There have been record-breaking performances in each the lads’s and ladies’s discus throw as properly, with Abhinav (Beautiful Skilled) and Tanuja (Maharshi Dayanand) triumphing.
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In males’s hockey, Bangalore Metropolis College entered the ultimate following a 5-3 win on penalties over Savitribai Phule College. Within the summit conflict, it would tackle Guru Nanak Dev College which overcame Punjabi College.
The outcomes (winners all):
Males: 100m: A. Vignesh (Mangalore), 10.50s (NMR; Outdated: 10.68, G. Kathiravan, 2020); 1500m: Ankit Malik (Maharshi Dayanand) 3:53.45; Lengthy soar: V. Sriram (SRM), 7.31m; Discus: Abhinav (Beautiful Skilled), 54.46m (NMR; Outdated: 50.47, Praveen Kumar Nehra, 2020).
Ladies: 100m: Dutee Chand (KIIT) 11.68; 1500m: Radha Singh (Mangalore), 4:31.43; Pole Vault: Pavithra Venkatesh (Periyar) 4.01 (NMR; Outdated: 3.60m, Babita Patel, 2020) (New AIU file; Outdated: 4.00m, Pavithra, 2022); Discus: Tanuja (Maharshi Dayanand), 47.07m (NMR; Outdated: 46.64m, Seema, 2020).
Hockey (semifinals) — Males:
Guru Nanak Dev 0 bt Punjabi College 0 [5-3 on penalties]; Bangalore Metropolis College 2 (Harish Mutagar 15, Vasant Kumar Gokavi 58) bt Savitribai Phule Pune 2 (Mayur Dhanawade 31, 54) [5-3 on penalties].