Krida Bhushan award for Aniruddha Deshpande for the year 2012
Source : DNA
Krida Bhushan award for Deshpande
The Symbiosis Sports Center announced their Krida Bhushan award for promoting sports culture to businessman and sports organiser Aniruddha Deshpande for the year 2012. Deshpande is the president of Pune District Metropolitan Badminton Association (PDMBA) and Pune District Chess Circle. He also owns a Maharashtra Premier League cricket team and have sponsored several sports events.
10-wicket-haul for Shewade
Ruturaj Shewade of Deccan Gymkhana impressed with his 10-wicket haul against Pune District Cricket Association (PDCA) in the MCA under-14 invitational cricket tournament at Deccan Gymkhana ground on Tuesday. Hosts won the match on the basis of first innings lead. Shewade claimed seven wickets (7-32) in first innings and later added three (3-54).
Meghna grabs silver
Pune's Meghna Deshmukh won
silver medal in the
category in the state-level boxing tournament held at Ahmednagar recently. Meghna a student of St Mira's School, trains with Olympian Manoj Pingle and Santosh Pawar.
Karthikeyan, Adly share lead
Former Asian junior champion P Karthikeyan defeated fellow Indian Grandmaster SP Sethuraman and moved into joint
lead at 6.5 points
after the seventh round of the Apollo Engineering College Commonwealth
Chess Championships held in Chennai on Tuesday. Egypt's Ahmed Adly and Karthikeyan lead
with 6.5 points followed by Sergei Tiviakov (The Netherlands), Oleksienko Mikhailo (Ukraine), Alexander Fominyh (Russia), MR Venkatesh, MR Lalith Babu, M Shyam Sundar, K Rathnakaran, G Akash and Kathmale Sameer at 6 points.