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City athlete Dhanusha for World University Games in Italy
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City athlete Dhanusha for World University Games in Italy

June 28, 2019

University of Mysore (UoM) athlete M.R. Dhanusha has been selected to participate in the World University Games to be held in Italy from July 3 to 14. She has the distinction of being selected as the first athlete from UoM (in its more than hundred-year history) to participate in the World University Games. Trained at…

Auto driver’s daughter for International Sports Meet
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Auto driver’s daughter for International Sports Meet

April 13, 2019

This is K.R. Nagar girl’s second international event in a span of one year Mysuru: The only athlete from Mysuru representing India in the World University Games scheduled to be held in Napoli, Italy, this year, is heptathlete M.R. Dhanusha. Daughter of autorickshaw driver Manju and Rukmini from K.R. Nagar of Mysuru, Dhanusha is among…

79th All India Inter-University Athletics Championship 2018: Mysore Varsity heptathlete wins gold
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79th All India Inter-University Athletics Championship 2018: Mysore Varsity heptathlete wins gold

November 28, 2018

M.R. Dhanusha, representing University of Mysore, yesterday won the women’s Heptathlon gold in the ongoing 79th All India Inter-University Athletics Championship (2018-19), conducted by Mangalore University and Alva’s College, Moodabidri. She secured first place in 100m Hurdles, 200m and 800m event, second in High-Jump, Long-Jump and Javelin-Throw and third in Shot-Put to log a total…

Mysuru girl Dhanusha: An outstanding heptathlete
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Mysuru girl Dhanusha: An outstanding heptathlete

November 11, 2018

City girl M.R. Dhanusha’s outstanding performance in Heptathlon, a contest made up of seven track and field combined events, has helped her shine in the Junior Division as National-level sportsperson. The women’s heptathlon event consists of 100-metre hurdles, high-jump, shot-put and 200-metre run on the first day; and the running long (broad) jump, javelin-throw, and…

South Zone Athletics: Mysuru’s Dhanusha wins two gold medals
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South Zone Athletics: Mysuru’s Dhanusha wins two gold medals

September 17, 2018

Mysuru girl M.R. Dhanusha, representing Karnataka in the South Zone Junior Athletic Championships-2018 being held at Acharaya Nagarjuna University campus at Guntur in Andhra Pradesh, yesterday won two golds in the Girls U-20 Heptathlon and 4x100m Relay events respectively. Dhanusha secured 4,324 points in the U-20 Girls Heptathlon event to win the gold. Anjaly Thomas…

Star this week: Talented athlete – M.R. Dhanusha
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Star this week: Talented athlete – M.R. Dhanusha

April 29, 2018

Athletics is the mother of all sporting events. Our city’s athlete M.R. Dhanusha did everyone proud by winning the Heptathlon gold in the Federation Cup Junior National Athletic Championships-2018 held at Coimbatore last week. She secured 4,596 points to clinch the gold and has been selected to the Indian Junior U-20 Athletic Camp to be…

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