City grapplers excel at Asian Open Jiu-Jitsu
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City grapplers excel at Asian Open Jiu-Jitsu

June 26, 2019

Seven grapplers, attached of Academy of Martial Science (AMS), affiliated to Mysore Combat Sports Association (MCSA), won two Gold, four Silver and one Bronze Medal for India at the recently concluded Asian Open Sports Jiu Jitsu Championship organised by Sports Jiu Jitsu India Federation (SJJIF) at Delhi’s Talkatora Indoor Stadium between June 14 and 16. A team of 14 fighters and two officials from AMS represented India at the above Championship.

Seen are (from left – kneeling) Taran Ponnappa (Junior teen – Light weight – Silver Medal), G.M. Durgashree (Pre teen – Rooster weight – Silver), H.R. Theeksha Bharuni (Pre teen – Feather weight – Silver) and B.N. Sumith; (standing) N.M. Tharika Muthamma (Adult – Light weight – Silver), Rohan Singh, Samarth Vikram (Teen – Light weight – Silver), Syed Tanveer Ahmed (Team Manager and Official), Kru. Vikram – Head Coach (Master 3 – Light weight – Gold Medal)), M.R. Darshan (Team Coach), Kavyashree, M.N. Adhyatha (Adult-Middle weight – Gold) and Kumarswamy.


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