City to host Federation Cup from July 19
Our Sports Reporter
GUWAHATI, July 14: 2nd Federation cup Roll Ball championship will be held in Guwahati from July 19. Addressing the media the brand Ambassador of the competition and heartthrob singer Zubeen Garg today said that altogether 10 teams including host Assam will participated in the competition which would be hld at the Deshbhakta Tarun Ram Phukan Indoor Stadium. Assam Roll Ball Association today also announced its men and women team for the championship.
Meanwhile Garg today lauded the recent performance of Hima Das who won gold medal from the World Athletic championship in 400m in Finland. The singer, who is a keen lover of sports, said,” Hima is capable to bring more laurels for the country from different international meets and the athlete now should only concentrate on her training. He also advised Hima not to accept any job right at this moment as it can hamper her training.
Assam squad for Federation cup.- Men: Ramo Bordoloi, Deepjyoti Saikia, Manash Gogoi, Apalok J Baruah, B A Kargil, Sanjiv Kumar, Anurag Basfor, Gaurav Das, Vikash Nagpuria, Satyaraj Paul, Pradeep Singh and Mandip Maan. Women: Palak Agarwal, Nikita Baruah, Pallavi Jalan, Manisha Pradhan, Alisha Farheen, Ranjita Barman, Sohani Bora, Kashmira Ahmed, Sudipta Phukan, Kamya Nair, Kongkona Buragohain and Shreya Karmakar. Coach: Ukil Roy and Nijara Deka.Manager:Triken Medhi and Kalpana Gogoi.