Olympic Day Run
The Olympic Day Run, organised by Bengal Olympic Association, will take place in the city on Saturday. It will start from Rabindra Sarobar Stadium at 10:15 am and end at the Netaji Indoor Stadium. “All the 36 affiliated units of the state body will take part in the run,” BOA president Asoke Ghosh said Wednesday.
Sinjini Mitra, Moumita Dutta, Saptaparni Guha and Mummun Basak have moved into the women’s singles semi-finals of the Cossimbazar table tennis championships. While Sinjini beat Munni Laha 17-15, 11-6, 11-6, 11-2, Moumita downed Sayantika Kundu 11-6, 13-11, 11-9, 11-8. Saptaparni got the better of Chandrani Ganguly 11-7, 11-1, 6-11, 11-2, 11-4 and Munmun thrashed Madhumita Guin 11-5, 11-9, 11-6, 11-9. Raj Mondal and Romit Chakraborty made the cadet boys’ final. Raj beat Pronoy Moitra 11-9, 6-11, 10-12, 11-4, 11-6, Romit downed Soumyadeep Biswas 11-2, 7-11, 11-5, 11-3.
Gokhale Memorial beat La Martiniere, while South Point beat Julien Day in the senior girls’ event of the 31st Indian Oil Servo inter-school regatta Wednesday.
Other Results — Senior Boys: Don Bosco bt St. Lawrence, Boral High bt Islamia, National High bt La Martiniere, Lake View bt New Alipore, Julien Day bt Khalsa English, St Xavier’s bt Bhawanipur Gujrati, St Joseph & Mary bt Hartley’s Boys, Lake View bt M.P. Birla, Islamia High bt Sree Jain Vidyalaya, Julien Day by Birla High, La Martiniere bt New Alipore, Sree Jain Vidyalaya bt St Lawrence. Junior Boys: Jagadamba bt South Point. Junior girls: National High bt Julien Day, Our Lady Queen of the Mission bt Julien Day.
TODAY IN SPORT
SOCCER: Super Division: Tollygunge Agragami vs Eastern Railway (Rabindra Sarobar); Railway FC vs Wari AC (Howrah Stadium). 1st div. group B: Garalgacha vs Behala Youth (Md. Sporting); Muslim Inst. vs Barisha AC (SAP-1); Taltala DS vs Anushilani (Tarun Sangha); Victoria SC vs Tangra FC (Mohun Bagan); United Students vs Manoharpukur Milan Samity (Bata Stadium). Matches from 3.30 pm.
TABLE TENNIS: Cossimbazar meet: Men’s and boys’ matches at YMCA Chowringhee and women’s and girls’ matches at ECDSA.
REGATTA: 31st Indian Oil Servo inter-school meet at the Lake Club course.