Patna: The Bihar Sub-Junior Boys and Girls Ball Badminton team has been announced to participate in the 41st Sub-Junior National Ball Badminton Championship (Boys and Girls) to be held at Mancherial (Telangana) from February 16 to 20.
Announcing the team, Gauri Shankar, Secretary, Bihar Ball Badminton Association said that the team has been given a warm send-off with best wishes by Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Jan Aushadhi Kendra IGIMS proprietor Pawan Kumar Kejriwal, Dadhichi Dehdan Samiti Bihar secretary Anand Pradhan, Rotomaker India Pvt. Ltd. Patna’s Operational Head Devendra Singh, President award winner Raj Kumar Nirala, Bihar Ball Badminton Association’s Joint Secretary Mithali Mitra, Patna District Ball Badminton Association’s Secretary Dr Arun Dayal. The Bihar team left today by Patna-Secunderabad Express to participate in the national championship.
Teams: Boys Category – Shashank Kumar (Captain), Aftab Alam, Chhotu Kumar (Begusarai), Ajay Kumar, Saurabh Kumar (Kilkari Patna), Aditya Kumar (Darbhanga), Ajit Kumar (Naugachia), Akash Kumar (Vaishali), Pawan Kumar, Aditya Kumar (Siwan). Coach – Vikas Kumar (Begusarai), Manager – Rakesh Ranjan (Patna).
Girls Category – Kajal Kumari (Captain, Siwan), Khushi Kumari, Muskan Kumari (Begusarai), Deepali Verma, Kajal Kumari (Darbhanga), Khushi Kumari, Harshita Kumari, Muskan Kumari (Kilkari Patna), Aanchal Gupta, Srishti Gupta (Vaishali) .
Coach – Vinod Kumar Dhoni (Vaishali), Manager – Neha Rani (Patna), Technical Officer – Santosh Kumar Sharma (Madhubani), Rahul Kumar (Begusarai).