Hyderabad: South Central Railway General Manager Vinod Kumar Yadav presented the 42nd All India Railway Kabaddi Championship Trophy for Women- 2018 to South Central Railway team at Railway Sports Complex, Secunderabad today i.e., 26th October, 2018.
South Central Railway women Kabaddi team defeated Central Railway by 37-17. Runner-up trophy is awarded to Central Railway who played finals.
Western Railway stood in the 3rd position by defeating Northern Railway. The Championship competitions were held from 24th to 26th October, 2018. A total of eight teams from various Zones participated in the championship.
Speaking o¬n the occasion, Vinod Kumar Yadav stated that Indian Railways is according high priority to the encouragement of sports. He congratulated the winners for showing exemplary talent and team spirit and bagging the championship.
He also appreciated all the teams for their sportsmanship in all aspects to make the championship memorable event. The General Manager also stated that players from different places who are representing different cultures are denoting the unity in diversity.
He opined that Kabaddi is a sport which is associated with swift movements and timely assertion in scoring the points.
Amit Varadan, Divisional Railway Manager, Secunderabad Division; Arun Kumar Jain, Divisional Railway Manager, Hyderabad Division, Krishna Reddy, Secretary, SCRSA were amongst the Officials present.