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India women's hockey captain to be honoured
Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Raipur :  Indian women?s hockey team captain Saba Anjum will get Chhattisgarh's top Gundadhur sports award, official sources said Wednesday.

"The award will be conferred on Saba Anjum as she is a real gem in hockey," an official told IANS.

The annual award is given to a person who brings honour to the state in sports at national and international levels. It carries a cash prize of Rs.100,000 and a citation.

Anjum, 24, will receive the award Nov 1 here at a function to mark the foundation anniversary of Chhattisgarh, carved out from Madhya Pradesh in 2000. Anjum belongs to Durg district of Chhattisgarh. (IANS)


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