Yet another Odia athlete Saraswati Rout selected for Gold Coast CWG, 2018

New Delhi: Bringing glory to the State, athlete Saraswati Rout became the 8th Odia to be selected for the upcoming Commonwealth Games-2018, commencing from April 4 at Gold Coast in Australia.

Saraswati has been selected to represent India in 58 kg women’s category in weightlifting.

Earlier, Deep Grace Ekka, Namita Toppo, Sunita Lakra and Lilima Minz are the four Odia hockey stars who also have been included in the 18-member Indian women’s hockey squad for the quadrennial tournament.

Sundergarh’s Amit Rohidas was also selected in Indian Men’s Hockey team for the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.

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