Bandipora 11 January (KNB): The 3rd District Snow Rugby championship was organized by Ali’s Sports Academy at SK Stadium Bandipora yesterday in which around nine teams from different parts of district Bandipora participated.
As per the statement, the event was approved by District Rugby Association Bandipora. The aim of this event was to energise the young generation of the district in this chilling winter.
However, the youth also showed a great interest in the event by keeping winter cold at bay and coming out of their comfort zone.
The guests on occasion were DSP HQS Bandipora Idrees Ahmad, Town Commander Rohit Nair and SHO Bandipore Showkat Ahmad who inaugurated the event. They said, “It is a great opportunity for the youth of the district to build a career in this particular game and also congratulated all the teams for their efforts despite the chilling cold.”
They also congratulated Ali’s Sports Academy for conducting such events which are rarely seen in the country and urged them to conduct more such events in coming weeks to boost the game. (KNB)