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Kabita, Rakesh to participate in Asian Fencing

Our Sports Reporter

GUWAHATI, June 16: Two Assam fencers Kabita Devi and Rakesh Rai has been selected in the Indian squad for the forthcoming senior Asian Fencing championship. The tournament will be held in Bangkok from 17- 22 June. The general secretary of the Assam Fencing Association Bipul Kumar Sarma informed the media that Kabita will participate in the Epee Event while Rakesh will contest in Foil event.