OST Sports Bureau
Bangalore, Dec 6:
Two Odisha athletes – Sushita Kisan and Salmi Kispota – won a bronze medal each on the penultimate day of the 29th National Junior Athletic Championship at Kanteerva stadium in Bangalore on Friday.
While Sushita won the bronze in girls-20 Heptathlon event with 3983 points, Salmi won the bronze in girls -16 Discus event with 35.41 metres.
In the girls-18 group, Latika Basra and Susama Toppo finished 5th in triple jump and 400 metres hurdles.
In girls-16 group, Sali Kispotta finished 5th in the shot put event while Sumi Oram finished 6th in 400 metres hurdles in girls-20 group.
The Odisha medley relay team fared poorly finishing 5th.