Hosts Jharkhand win third gold medal

February 14th, 2011 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS  

Ranchi, Feb 14 (IANS) Hosts Jharkhand won their third gold medal of the 34th National Games here Monday. All three medals were won by the girls in taekwondo.Tasin Begam bagged the third gold in taekwondo in the 49 kg Monday.

On Sunday, Jharkhand won two taekwondo gold medals — K.Srilakhmi in the 73kg category and Sonam Rajput in under 67kg category.

In hockey, Jharkhand women thrashed Assam 8-0 in their first league match and in football the women’s team defeated Haryana 4-2.

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