The targetball players, who are participating in the 1st Founder Trophy Junior Boys and Girls and Senior Men and Women 2022-2023 International Targetball Tournament being held at Dhaka, Bangladesh, from Aug. 2 to 10 — M. Keerthi Kumar, Mysuru, M. Dhanush, Mysuru, G.M. Pramoda, K.R. Pet-Mandya, N. Suprith Gowda, Government First Grade College, Srirangapatna, B.M. Prashanth, Mysuru, R. Vinay Sagar, SBRR Mahajana 1st Grade College, Mysuru, M. Keerthana, Daksha PU College, Mysuru, S. Amrutha, Mysuru, V. Sanjana, Maharani’s First Grade College, Mysuru, Alok D. Jain, MASVS Gurukula PU College, Mysuru — are seen with B. Srinivasa, General Secretary of Karnataka Targetball Association (KTA), Siddaraju, Treasurer of KTA and M.N. Dhanu, National-level Hockey, Football and Ball Badminton Player and also teacher in GHPS Benkipura, Hunsur.
Targetball, which is a combination of Handball and Basketball, is an Indian sport that was founded by one Sonu Sharma in Mathura in 2012. The game was recognised by School Games Federation of India (SGFI) by the end of 2016.