CENTENARY CELEBRATION SPORTS ACTIVITIES REPORT – “BASKETBALL” HELD ON 01 MAY 2016 AT MYSORE
The Mysore champions and members of Sabha displayed an amazing sportive spirit. The Basketball court was decked up well. All members gathered well in time to receive the chief guests. The punctuality of Mysore members needs to be applauded.
The event was inaugurated by Mr. Jayasimha M D, President of The Mandayam Srivaishnava Sabha, and a stalwart of our own YMMA. Sri M A Dwaraki, former Secretary of Mandayam Sabha and National Basketball player, was also present and spoke a few words on Late Sri M A Radhakrishna in whose memory the prizes were sponsored.
It was reassuring to see the young, not so young and the seniors taking part in the game. All played to their optimum best and ability, displaying high degree of enthusiasm. The hot sun did not diminish their spirit.
Based on the earlier experience, Centenary Celebration Committee and the Mysore champions sent out regular communication to all concerned using all available channels to get registration by members. This resulted in 4 mens team and 3 ladies team taking part in the event. A total of 25 men and 20 ladies took part. it is to the credit of Mysore that the ladies, again proved their mettle to show, how serious and dedicated they are in making the event successful. All teams participated with fervor in a truly competitive spirit.
Mysore Mandayam’s, both youth and seniors had a field day. Some members, CCC committee members, and players from bangalore also joined the Mysore team and added more hue to the event. Senior spectators enjoyed the determination displayed by the participants to win. All had hearty conversation, over a sumptuous break-fast and delicious lunch.
The entire event was another land mark triumph to Mysore Mandayams.
CONGRATULATION ALL WINNERS
2. PADMINI SRIDHAR
RUNNERS UP MEN
4. SRIDHAR MANDYAM
5. M D JAYASIMHA
6. SRIKANTH M K
1. MALINI SRINIVASAN
RUNNERS UP LADIES
1. PADMINI SRIDHAR
3. PADMA SHRE
5. SHRIYA RAGHU
SHOOTING FOR SENIORS
Centenary Celebration Committee congratulate and thank all the participants, volunteers, Mysore champions and Maharaja College administration for their support in making the event a grand success.