South Western Railway team bagged the 56thAll India Railway Championship of Track Cycling held at the Osmania University Cycling Velodrome, Hyderabad. In the finals played today i.e., 10th January, 2019 South Western Railway has bagged the Gold Medal. North Western Railway bagged the Silver Medal and South Central Railway bagged the Bronze Medal. This Championship has been organized by South Central Railway Sports Association (SCRSA), Secunderabad.
Shri John Thomas, Additional General Manager, South Central Railway presented the winners championship to South Western Railway. Addressing the gathering of sports enthusiast during the closing ceremony, Shri John Thomas shared his thrilling experience of vigorous finish and appreciated the Team effort of the winning team to clinch the Gold Medal during the final race. He also admired the efforts of players participated in the tournament representing other Railway Zones who have shown excellent spirit of sportsmanship.
Total Nine teams representing various Zonal Railways participated in the tournament held from 08th to 10thJanuary, 2019.
Shri K.Senthil, Senior Divisional Security Commissioner & Secretary, Cycling, SCRSA, and other officials were present during the ceremony.