10 Odia Athletes to participate in National Youth Meet
The Odisha Athletic Association has announced a-10 member state youth athletic team to participate at the 14th National Youth Athletic Championship. The team, which consists of six boys and four girls, will take part in the sporting event scheduled to be held in Hyderabad from April 21 to 23.
Priyanka Mahalik (5000m, race walk) from Cuttack, Manisha Merel (100m, long jump) from Sundargarh, Fulamani Karjee (400m, 200m) from Sundargarh and Deepali Mahapatra (100m, 200m) from Nayagarh are the four girl athletes who have found place in the team.
Similarly, Krishna Munda (200, 400m, medley relay) of Bhubaneswar, Punga Soren (110, 400m hurdles, medley relay) of Cuttack, Prasanjit Xaxa (110, 400m hurdles, medley relay) of Bhubaneswar, Ramachandra Dora (100m, medley relay) of Deogarh, Swadhin Kumar Majhi (High Jump) Angul and Shishi Guru (Javelin) of Bhubaneswar have been selected for the Championship.