The five-day All-India Inter-College Ball Badminton Championship will start on Friday, within the grounds adjoining the First Grade Authorities Faculty in Uppinangady, 55 km from Mangaluru. That is the primary time a authorities school is internet hosting a nationwide occasion within the State.
In keeping with Praveen Kumar, the Bodily Training Director of the faculty and convener of the championship, 89 groups comprising over 1,000 gamers and 500 officers from throughout the nation will take part within the championship.
The matches will likely be held within the huge open house on the banks of river Netravathi. College students of presidency school labored for 2 months to scrub the house and lay six clay courts for the championship. Elite Sports activities India channel will telecast the matches.
Mr. Kumar mentioned Mangalore College has been performing effectively within the championship and it has gained it 3 times. Final yr, the Mangaluru College group stood third and it was gained by SRM College.