Odisha bag gold, bronze medals at Khelo India Youth Games 2022

Odisha Sports

Bhubaneswar, February 3: Odisha continued their strong outing at the ongoing Khelo India Youth Games 2022 in Madhya Pradesh as the Girls and Boys Kho Kho teams clinched gold and bronze medals, respectively.

The Girls Kho Kho team dominated the gold medal match from start to finish and produced a scintillating win by 32-26 against Maharashtra. On the other hand, the Boys Kho Kho team defeated West Bengal by 14-12 in the bronze medal match.

The medals in Kho Kho came after Odisha had a great outing in the sport of Kayaking and Canoeing that have been included in the Khelo India Youth Games for the first time. Odisha won 11 medals in Kayaking and Canoeing before showing their strength in Kho Kho.

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