GUWAHATI, July 5 – The prize-distribution function of the Assam Tribune Sports Club’s Annual Sports Meet, 2012 was held at the club house today.
The club had organised competitions in carrom singles and doubles, bridge and chess.
The award giving function was presided over by club president Deben Mahanta where former international table tennis player and secretary of Assam Table Tennis Association Tridib Duvarah was the chief guest. Senior sports journalists Pabitra Gogoi and Subodh Malla Baruah, secretary general of Sports Journalists’ Federation were also present as guests in the function.
Along with Deben Mahata, Tridib Duvarah, Subodh Malla Baruah, Saifuddin Ahmed, Jiten Kalita, Manoranjan Sarkar, Madan Kalita, in their speeches, congratulated the officials of the Assam Tribune Sports Club for carrying out sporting activities among the employees.
The champions and runners-up were given away cash awards along with trophies and certificates.
Results: Late Lalbabu Rajkumar Memorial Carrom Singles: Champion – Champak Moni Hazarika, runners-up – Akthar Ali. Late Kandarpa Goswami Memorial Carrom Doubles: Champion – Pranab Sarma and Dhirendra Dutta, runners-up – Debasish Sinha and Akthar Ali. Late Ahibhusan Chakraborty Memorial Chess: Champion – Pranab Sarma, runners-up – Saifuddin Ahmed. Late Ananda Sabhapandit Memorial Auction Bridge: Champion – Amal Bhowmik and Satyananda Dutta, runners-up – Madan Kalita and Tanu Haloi.