Ivjot, Sandeep and Yeshesvi win NHES E-kata Karate Tournament

Jamshedpur, December 18: Narbheram Hansraj English School (NHES) hosted a virtual Intra E-kata karate tournament on Saturday December 18th.

Shihan L. Nageshwar Rao, Vice President, Indian Karate Association

Thirty-eight students attended the event. Kyoshi L. Nageshwar Rao, Head Coach at Tata Steel Karate Training Center and Vice President, Karate Association of India, MV Ramamurthy Raju, National Referee and Priyabrat Dutta, National Judge were present as tournament judges.

The competition took place in three categories: Group A (Std 4,5,6-boys), Group B (Std 7,8,9-boys) and Group C (Std 4 to 9 girls). The students showed their karate skills and were appreciated by the judges.

In Group A, Ivjot Singh Dhanjal (5C) was crowned winner. Ishan Kumar (6D) finished second while Piyush Kumar Singh (6D) took third place. In group B, Sandeep Kumar Mahato (9E) was declared champion followed by Aditya Sharma (9D) and Yash Kumar (9D).

Yeshesvi Yadav (4C) dominated Group C while Ivneet Singh Dhanjal (9C) and Ishmeet kaur (8C) finished second and third respectively.

Karate is a form of Japanese martial art. Karate strengthens the whole body, improves coordination, speeds up reflexes, strengthens endurance and overall health.