N Dhruva Ballal and Priyanka Olekar clinched the 400 metres boys’ and girls’ gold respectively on the second day of the athletics competitions in the Mini Olympics at the Sree Kanteerava stadium on Friday.
Dhruva, representing Udupi, clocked 56.20 to come first. Chandrashekar H (57.04) of Bengaluru Rural (57.04) and Sachin Borgud (57.04) of Dharwad completed the podium.
In the girls’ 400 metres, Priyanka of Dharwad bagged the title in a time of 59.26. Nima MM of Bengaluru Urban (1.00.90) won silver while Shreya K (1:03.37) of Chitradurga settled for bronze.
Dakshina Kannada’s Kuladeep Kumar, who had won the shot put gold on Thursday, bagged the boys’ discus throw gold with an effort of 49.71 metres. Omar Kamath of Udupi was second with a throw of 42.62 metres while Satish A Hajeri of Bengaluru Rural (34.08M) was third.
Results: Boys: 400M: N Dhruva Ballal (Udupi) 56.20, 1; Chandrashekar H (Bengaluru Rural) 57.04, 2; Sachin Borgud (Dharwad) 57.04 3.
80M Hurdles: Bhushan Patil (Belagavi) 12.06, 1; Mohammed Rayan raheem (Dakshina Kannada) 12.18, 2; KB Karan Aiyappa (Kodagu) 12.30, 3.
Long jump: Praveesh KR (Udupi) 5.69M, 1; Manjunath SR (Shivamogga) 5.43M, 2; Varun Tiwari (Bengaluru Urban) 5.25m, 3.
Discus throw: Kuladeep Kumar (Dakshina Kannada) 49.71M, 1; Omkar Kamath (Udupi) 42.62M, 2; Satish A Hajeri (Bengaluru Rural) 34.08M, 3.
Girls: 400M: Priyanka Olekar (Dharwad) 59.26, 1; Nima MM (Bengaluru Urban) 1:00.90, 2; Shreya K (Chitradurga) 1:03.37, 3.
80M hurdles: Shreya Arbi (Dakshina Kannada) 13.50, 1; Gowrangi (Dakshina Kannada) 13.68, 2; Isha Elizabeth Renjit (Bengaluru Urban) 13.64, 3.
Long jump: Advika Aditya (Bengaluru Urban) 4.95M, 1; Anvitha Kodvoor (Udupi) 4.70M, 2; Poorvi SN (Shivamogga) 4.60M, 3.
Discus throw: K Vidya (Ballari) 31.00M, 1; Niharika Gowda HD (Mandya) 21.11, 1; Gayathri S Nair (Bengaluru Urban) 20.60M, 2.