- A training camp of women handball team of Uttar Pradesh and Railways is currently underway.
- Training camp of the probables of both teams was held at Chowk Stadium
Lucknow: A joint training camp for the probables of the Railway and Uttar Pradesh women’s handball team was recently held at Chowk Stadium for the preparation of the 49th National Senior Women’s Handball Championship.
In the camp, NER’s ADRM Sanjay Yadav got a brief introduction of the players. He learnt of the intricacies of the rigorous practice saying that hard work gives way to success. Along with this, he also said that the women players will play championship after about one year and three months due to Corona pandemic and they have to perform well. I wish you all the best.
On this occasion, Uttar Pradesh Handball Association Secretary General, Dr. Anandeshwar Pandey said that the handball players are practicing very hard and they are expected to do better in the upcoming championship. He said that many things had to be stopped due to the Corona pandemic but things are slowly improving after this and it is expected that soon the situation will become normal.
Sports Secretary BR Varun of NER Lucknow, Local Councilor Anurag Mishra and Secretary of Lucknow Handball Association Bhuvan Bhatt were also present on the occasion.
The 49th National Senior Women’s Handball Championship will take place in Bareilly from 17 to 21 March. Earlier, the 48th National Championship was held in December 2019, in which the railway team won the gold medal while the Uttar Pradesh team finished fifth.