Shashwat Jha wins Gold medal in 2nd Open International Taekwondo Championship
By FnF Correspondent | PUBLISHED: 19, Jun 2019, 22:09 pm IST | UPDATED: 19, Jun 2019, 22:34 pm IST
2nd Open International Taekwondo Championship which was held at GMC Balayogi International Stadium at Gachibowli Hyderabad organised by Taekwondo Federation of India from 11th till 16th June, 2019. This event was inaugurated by the Minister of Sports and Youth Affairs V Srinivas Gour.
Sportspersons from 25 countries including Australia, USA, Japan, Afghanistan, Nepal, Korea, etc., and from 29 States of our country participated.
Shashwat Jha who represented Vasundhara Taekwondo Academy, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, represented Uttar Pradesh Taekwondo Association, under the supervision of his coach Mr Virendra Singh Negi an Mr Prem Bist (Director of Vasundhara Taekwondo Academy) won Gold medal in G1 under 65 cadet category.