OST Sports Bureau
Cuttack, Dec 2:
Odisha and Punjab emerged joint champions in the National Senior Women’s Baseball Championship at Sholapur in Maharashtra on Monday.
After the final match between the two teams ended in a 2-2 draw, the organisers declared the two teams as joint champions.
This is the first time that the Odisha women’s baseball team has won the national title. The state sub junior and junior girls’ teams, however, have won the national level title.
Secretary of Baseball Association of Odisha Sibabanda Pradhan has congratulated the champion team for their maiden title.
“The success of the team would encourage the upcoming players of the state”, Pradhan said in a release.