CA Bhavani Devi will now face world No. 3 Manon Brunet of France in the Round of 32.
Among the recent sporting successes achieved by Odisha, two medals at the 31st Senior National Fencing Championship and one at the 2nd Khelo India Winter Games were exceptional. The fencing medals – one silver and one bronze – were first for Odisha in a National Championship and eight fencers, mostly from Bolangir, achieved the historic […]
Bhubaneswar: Size does not always matter. Ask Himachal Pradesh Jyotika Dutta, the epee specialist who is taking the Indian fencing world by storm. Petite, lean and more often than not the shorter fencer in a competition, that has rarely come in her way of overpowering taller and bigger opponents. The 22-year-old underlined her growing stature […]