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National Jr Athletics: Odisha bags two more medals

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OST Sports Bureau
Bangalore, Dec 6:

Sushita Kisan
Sushita Kisan

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.