Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Faridabad to host state games - Hindustan Times

As per the news on Hindustan Times website Haryana is going to organise 24th State Games at Faridabad beginning on Friday, October 22, 2010. More than 6,500 sportspersons and 500 officials from different parts of the state. It is worth to be noted that players of Haryana had won many gold medals in CommonWealth Games recently completed. 29 games will be part of sport event and it is the biggest sport event in Faridabad and games are organised by Haryana Olympic Association. Archery, athletics, badminton, basketball, boxing, chess, handball, kabaddi, hockey, judo, lawn tennis, net ball, wrestling, etc. are part of the games.
"The championships will be held in Sector 12 sports complex, Nehar Singh Stadium, NIT 3 Sports Complex and Pantha Bhavan," Dangi said.