A winner of 24 international gold medals in Swimming in various competitions, Raghavendra Anvekar, a physically challenged swimmer from Belgaum, but this hasn’t changed his life. Anvekar was residing in an 8×10 ft house at Chenamma Nagar, which was provided to his family by the owner of a bungalow where his father worked as a […]
Niranjan Navalgund of M V Herwadkar school won the under 15 boys at Colombo International Chess Festival 2009. The 2nd Colombo International Chess Festival 2009″ which concluded on 24th Feb at Royal College Union Auditorium, Colombo. Niranjan won the gold medal by scoring 6.5 points.
The Millennium gardens yesterday witnessed the establishment of the Belgaum district Cricket women’s cricket association. Devika Sathe, India’s noted women’s team bowler, Nilima Joglekar, former captain India women’s team and others were present. Brijesh Patel, Secretary of Karnataka Cricket Association spoke to them and assured of all the support to the association.
Niranjan Navalgund wins bronze at World Youth Chess Championship held in Vietnam Niranjan Chandrashekar Navalgund has won himself a bronze medal at the World Youth Chess Championship held in Vietnam. This blog had posted about his participation, see here Congrats! Niranjan You made us proud.
A large number of schoolchildren, who lined up to greet the “Youth Baton Relay” (YBR) of Common Wealth Games here on Saturday, had to return home disappointed because of the delay in the arrival of the team. In Belgaum, schoolchildren were lined up all along the route of the relay, particularly from Udyambag to […]