State Fencing Championship Held in Kolkata

Bengal Fencing Association organised 2 days Fencing State Championship on 25th and 26th of September at Abul Hasan School in Kolkata.96 participants from all over the Bengal were participated in this State Championship.

Total eight district are participating in this championship Howrah, North 24 Parganas, South 24 Parganas, Nadia, Kolkata, Hooghly, Murshidabad and Malda. The Inauguration was done by Shri Swapan Banerjee, President Bengal Olympics Association.

MD Javed Choudhury Secretary of Bengal Fencing Association said “This state championship we are doing after 2years because due to Covid 19, we haven’t organised anything but as the situation is improving, we are going to do many more fencing championship in Bengal” Meanwhile, Santosh Pandey, Coach Bengal Team said “Fencing is one of the oldest game and also it’s an Olympic game, so we really want more players in Bengal