City athletesÂ Rutuja ShendeÂ and Saurav Tiwari excelled in their respective categories in District Junior Athletics Championship organised byÂ Â Nagpur District Athletics Association at RTM Nagpur University playground here on Wednesday.
Rutuja lived up to her reputation and finished on top in Under-20 girlsâ€™ 5000m raceÂ clockingÂ 17:41.02 seconds. SheÂ was followed by Gita Chachrekar ( 18:42.11) for second place whereas Pranali Burade (21:49.16 seconds) finished third.
Saurav Tiwar won 3000m race of the Under-20 boysâ€™ category. Sourav finished the race in 10:16.61 seconds. Akshay Bhoyar claimed second position with a timing of 10:23.83 seconds while Abhishek Dhomne (11:13.48 seconds) finished third.
Under-20 Boys 3000m: 1. Saurav Tiwari 10:16.61 secs; 2. Akash Bhoyar 10:23.83 secs; 3. Abhishek Dhomne 11:13.48 secs;Â 4x400m relay: 1. VYKM 3:52.63 secs, Pro Health Foundation 4:10.34 secs; 3. Track Star Athletics Club 4:33.49 secs;
Under-20 Girls 5000m: 1. Rutuja Shende 17:41.02 secs; 2. Gita Chachrekar 18:42.11 secs; 3. Pranali Burade 21:49.16 secs;
Under-18 Boys 3000m: 1. Shadab Pathan 9:35.41 secs; 2. Abhishek Bhadke 10:49.84 secs; 3. Prajwal Hatwar 11:24.88 secs; 2000m: 1. Mayur Shende 7:05.47 secs; 2. Abhishek Bhadke 7:06.91 secs; 3. Pratik Satpute 7:09.16 secs; 800m: 1. Vedant Patle 2:09.41 secs; 2. Prajwal Sabla 2:11.80 secs; 3. Harshal Chhatri 2:12.07 secs;
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