W. Railway take title
Western Railway won the overall team championship title at the 37th All India Railway shooting competition in Asansol Wednesday. According to information received here, Eastern Railway finished second.
Anuja Tere, who bagged the individual title, Viswajit Shinde, Suma Shirur and Rakhee Sawant were the members of the Western Railway team. Pankaj Poddar, Joydeep Banerjee, Shyamal Das and Abhijit Majumdar represented Eastern Railway.
Basirhat Town High School thrashed Chhoygharia Rakhaldas High School in the Britania Anandabazar Cup inter-district schools’ football championship. Somra Durgacharan HS beat Nibaran Mukhopadhyay Vidyamandir 1-0 and Kopalia PB High School defeated Joynagar Institution 4-0 in other matches.
The North Calcutta Football Academy will hold a selection trial from April 17-24 at Deshabandhu Park. The academy targets the 10-15 age range and plans to get the selected players to train under a German coach, like previous years.