Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Nine from Bidar chosen for Wushu tourney


Nine students of the city-based Gyansudha Vidyalaya have been selected for the 11th National Sub-junior Wushu Martial Art

The competition will be held in Jammu on March 27. “The students were selected after their performance in the State-level championships conducted by the Karnataka Wushu Association in Bijapur,” coach Umakanth Balade said.

Of the nine students selected, two were from Bidar town and the other seven from the surrounding villages. Mr. Badale said that ‘Wushu' was a Chinese martial art and is similar to Kung Fu.

The national championships are conducted by the Wushu Association of India.

Source:The hindu
URL: http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/tp-karnataka/article2972529.ece