Khelo India Youth Games: Opening day to witness 3 Events
Our Sports Reporter
GUWAHATI: Khelo India Youth Games will kick off in Guwahati on January 9 with three events-Kabaddi, Gymnastics and Volleyball. There will be altogether 20 events in this 14-day competition which will conclude on Jan 22.
The final schedule of Khelo India is released on Saturday. Around 15 venues of the city will be used to host the different events were around 10,000 players and officials from the different parts of the country are expected to take part.
20 evens which will be the part of the forthcoming Games are Archery, Athletics, Badminton, Basketball, Boxing, Cycling, Football, Gymnastics, Hockey, Judo, Kabaddi, Kho kho, Lawn Bowl, Shooting, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis, volleyball, Weightlifting, and Wrestling.
Archery (Date: Jan 10-13, Venue: LNIPE, Sonapur). Athletics (Date: Jan 11-14, Venue: Sarusajai Sports Complex). Badminton (Date: Jan 18-21, Venue:Tarun Ram Phukan Indoor Stadium). Basketball (Date: Jan 16-20, Venue: Nabin Chandra Bordoloi Indoor Stadium, Sarusajai). Boxing (Date: Jan 16-22, Venue: SAI Centre, Paltan Bazar). Cycling (Date: Jan 12-16, Venue: LNIPE, Sonapur). Football (Date: Jan 12-21, U-17 boys, Venue: LNIPE, Sonapur, Jan 13-22, girls U-17, Venue: SAI Sports Complex, Jan-13-22, Boys U-21, RGS campus, Jan 13-22, girls U-21, Venue: Nehru Stadium), Gymnastics (Date: Jan 9-14, Venue: Bhogeswari Phukanani Indoor stadium, Dispur). Hockey (Date: Jan 13-21, Venue: Maulana Tayabulla Hockey Stadium). Judo (Date: Jan 10-14, Venue: SAI Centre, Paltan Bazar). Kabaddi (Date: Jan 9-13, Venue: LNIPE, Sonapur). Kho kho (Date: Jan 15-19, Venue: Sarusajai Sports Complex). Lawn Bowl (Date: Jan 12-21, Venue: Sarusajai Sports Complex). Shooting (Date: Jan 11-18, Venue: Kahilipara Shooting Range). Swimming (Date: Jan 17-22, Venue: Aquatic Centre, Sarusajai Sports Complex). Table Tennis (Date: Jan 10-14, Tarun Ram Phukan Indoor stadium). Tennis (Date: Jan 17-22, Venue: Chachal Tennis complex. Volleyball (Date: Jan 9-14, Venue: Nabin Chandra Bordoloi Indoor Stadium). Weightlifting (Date: Jan 16-22, Venue: Bhogeswar Phukanani Indoor Stadium). Wrestling (Jan 16-19, Venue: LNIPE, Sonapur).