Star Javelin Thrower, Sundergarh’s Dhanamati Xess Selected For AFI National Camp

Bhubaneswar: Young and promising Javelin thrower Dhanamati Xess from Sundargarh has been selected for the Athletics Federation of India (AFI) AFI National Camp at Netaji Subhas National Institute of Sports (NSNIS) Patiala.

Supported by Odisha Government’s Sports & Youth Services Department, Xess had been training at the Kalinga Stadium for the last several months.

She had bagged a bronze in Under-17 Girl’s Javelin Throw at Khelo India Youth Games 2020, Guwahati.

Xess will be leaving shortly to commence training at Patiala. The Sports Department wished her the very best in her pursuit of sporting excellence.