The First Kathmandu International Taekwondo Championship, organized by United Taekondo Association, saw outstanding performance from the Darjeeling youths.
Nilayam Sampang and Divyanjali Sharma from Hills made us proud by winning Gold and Silver medals with their excellent performances. The championship was held between 9 to 11th February.
West Bengal Taekwondo team was lead by Coach Rajendra Tamang. He informed the Press that the event was participated by players from nations like Bhutan, Bangladesh, SouthKorea, Hongkong, Indonesia, India and Nepal.
Nilayam Sampang won her gold in 43 Kg Junior fighting category. She also won the Gold medal for Under 12 Poomse presentation and Under 12 Team Poomse presentation also. Nilayam Sampang was declared Best Player for All Over Poomse Female Category.
Similarly, Divyanjali Sharma also won the Gold medal for Team Poomse Presentation. Divyanjali also won the Silver medal in her Fight and Individual Poomse presentation.
CONGRATS to our daughters!!