SER ANNEXES CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE IN WOMEN’S EVENT AND WESTERN RAILWAY BECOMES CHAMPION IN MEN’S EVENT IN THE 63RD ALL INDIA RAILWAYS (MEN & WOMEN) TABLE TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS
Kolkata, July 10th2015.
South Eastern Railway emerged champion in the Women’s team event and Western Railway bagged the championship title in Men’s event in the 63rd All India Railways (Men & Women) Table Tennis Championships being held at South Eastern Railway Headquarters, Garden Reach from 8th to 12th July, 2015. The tournament is being hosted by South Eastern Railway Sports Association (SERSA).
In the Women’s team event played in league system, South Eastern Railway emerged champions while North East Frontier Railway became Runners Up. The champion SER Women’s team was represented by Anindita Chakraborty, Pallabi Kundu, Runa Roy, Medha Maitra and Gargi Nag. The 3rdand 4th position went to Metro Railway and Eastern Railway respectively.
In the Men’s Final, Western Railway defeated South Eastern Railway to win the title. The champion Western Railway team was represented by Noel Pinto, Ravindra Kotheyan and Pankaj Vishwakarma. The 3rdand 4th position in the Men’s event went to South Western Railway and Central Railway respectively.
Final results of Women’s and Men’s Team events:
Women’s Team Event – Champion –South Eastern Railway
Runners up – North East Frontier Railway
3rd Position – Metro Railway & 4th Position – Eastern Railway
Men’s Team Event – Champion – Western Railway
Runners up – South Eastern Railway
3rdposition – South Western Railway &
4thPosition – Central Railway
The matches of the individual events have started from today and the finals will be held on 12thJuly, 2015.