Odisha Girls Team Bags Silver, Boys Bronze At Junior National Rugby Sevens Championship 2018

**Bhubaneswar:** It is a proud moment for sports lovers in State as Odisha Girls team won silver and Boys team bagged bronze in the 2018 Societe Generale Junior National Rugby Sevens Championship for Under-18 Boys and Girls, which concluded in Madurai, Tamil Nadu on Sunday.

The girl team had taken over Goa by 40-0 in the quarterfinal and Maharashtra by 33-7 in the semifinal. However, they suffered defeat in the hands of West Bengal by 12-17.

Similarly, the Boys team defeated Uttar Pradesh and Karnatka 29-5 and 19-7 respectively, to confirm the semifinal berth but was defeated by 26-5 in hands of Maharashtra. Later they defeated Bengal by 21-14 to finish third.