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Virender Sehwag chief guest at Lady Irwin College’s Annual Sports Day

Lady Irwin College, celebrated its Annual Sports Day on 24th February, 2014. The chief guest for the event was cricketer Virender Sehwag.

In a series of Intra-college competitions, students demonstrated their abilities in different sports and fitness activities. The main events that took place ranged from a march past and 50 metre and 100 metre races for both the students and teachers. In addition to these, a three-legged race, yoga and relay events were also conducted.

The college director Dr. Anupa Sidhu in her eloquent self, shared some words of wisdom. She also said, “In this changing scenario the women have to pick-up the pace of equipping themselves to meet the demands of the present and future generation.”

The legend Virender Sehwag enlightened the students with his valuable words of inspiration. After completion of the athletic events, winners were honoured by the chief guest with medals, trophies and prize money.

Winners Tally

Events Position Name
50m race 1st Samiksha
2nd Rupika Choudhary
3rd Ansa Saju
100m race 1st Samiksha
2nd Ansa Saju
3rd Urvashi
200m race 1st Mitali Yadav
2nd Lovely Gupta
3rd Ringnamleu
Shotput 1st Ansa Saju
2nd Mitali Yadav
3rd Vibhuti
Discuss Throw 1st Mitali Yadav
2nd Rupika Choudhary
3rd Vibhuti
Table Tennis Winner Nisha Joon
Badminton Winner Bhamini Pande
Badminton (Teachers) Winner T.G. Rupa


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