MIS claim TT title

KATHMANDU: Ashma Pandey of Triyog School won the junior girls’ singles gold medal in Inter-school Table Tennis Tournament organised by Modern Indian School here on Thursday.

Pandey defeated Lasta Shrestha of DAV School 3-0 in the final. Likewise, hosts MIS won the boys team event gold medal with a 3-2 victory over Triyog School. In basketball matches, St Xavier’s and White House registered double victories. St Xavier’s defeated KMC School 52-20 before registering a 33-6 victory over Kendriya Vidhyalaya.

Also, White House beat MIS 39-34 and outplayed KMC 49-23. In football tournament, Creative School defeated Kendriya Vidhyalaya 3-1 and Ideal Model School beat St Xavier’s 3-2.

Around 250 students from 12 schools are taking part in the four-day tournament. MIS Principal Col (retd) Raju Peter inaugurated the tournament.