Sunbeam Lahartara Champ of CBSE National Badminton
Friday, December 30, 2016
Host Sunbeam Lahartara Overall Champion of C.B.S.E. National Badminton Championship 2016
Sunbeam Lahartara for the second year hosted C.B.S.E. National championships in its premises in which 22 Teams from Gulf countries participated along with 72 teams from Pan India with more than 600 students participating. The Championship was conducted from 25th December to 30th December 2016.
Dr. Mahendra Nath Pandey (Union Minister for state – Human Resources Development) was the Chief Guest of the opening ceremony which was a colourful event organized in the premises of the school. Arjuna Awardees Para Badminton Players of India were the Guest of Honour they were Mr. Rohit Bhaker, Ms. Parul Hansmukh, Mr. Manoj Sarkar & Mr. Mark Dharmai. These Para Badminton players shared their experience. Mr. Gaurav Khanna (International Umpire- Referee & Coach of Para Badminton Team of India) was also the Guest of Honour and Chief Referee of the tournament.
The opening ceremony saw some brilliant performance by students of Sunbeam Lahartara. The mascot “Kapi” was introduced with the stage performance by kids on Hanuman Chalissa. Rockband “Rudraksh” of the school mesmerize the audience with its musical numbers.
More than 600 boys & girls played for honour for six days in two venues totaling 5 courts. At the end Sunbeam School Lahartara emerged overall Champion by winning following event namely – Under – 14 – Girls Team Event (Tanisha Singh, Shivangi Singh & Sanya Joshi). Under-14 Girls – Singles (Tanisha Singh), Under-14 Boys – Singles (Bal Keshri Yadav), Under-17 – Boys Team Event (Abhyansh Singh, Rajan Yadav, Prateek Srivastav & Prabhat Singh), Under – 17- Boys Runner Up (Abhayansh Singh) &Under-17 – Mixed Doubles (Prateek & Awani).
Chairman Mr. Deepak Madhok & Director Mrs. Bharti Madhok of Sunbeam Group of Educational Institution gave away the prizes to the winners along with other Board member of the Group Mrs. Amrita Burman (Dy. Director) & Mrs. Pratima Gupta (Assistant Director).