Second National Lawn Bowl Championship

The Second National Lawn Bowling Championship was held in Ranchi from 2nd to 6th August 2011. 8 states participated with 10 players from each state (5 men + 5 women). The Delhi team trial was held in Delhi Public School, R.K. Puram bowls greens. 10 participants were to be chosen for the national lawn bowl championship. Amongst all 8 selected are from Delhi Public School, R.K. Puram and the other 2, Tisha and Abhishek Chugh are DPS passouts too presently in St. Stephens College. It was the first national championship for Delhi state which gave tough competition to all the states, bagging 5 medals alongwith praises from all participating states.

Event Position Name of participant
Women’s singles Gold medal Ms. Pinki (Lawn Bowl Coach, D.P.S R.K Puram)
Women’s pair Bronze medal Ms. Pinki (Lawn Bowl Coach, D.P.S R.K Puram)
Tusharika Sharma (D.P.S R.K Puram)
Women’s triple Bronze medal Shreya Bhardwaj (D.P.S R.K Puram)
Priyanka Singh (D.P.S R.K Puram)
Tisha Chugh (St. Stephens college)
Men’s singles Bronze medal Nisshant Laroia (D.P.S R.K Puram)
Men’s triples Bronze medal Nisshant Laroia (D.P.S R.K Puram)
Navneet Singh (D.P.S R.K Puram)
Abhishek Chugh (St. Stephens college)

Ms. Pinki (lawn bowls Coach D.P.S R.K Puram) has participated in many lawn bowls events at the National as well as the International level which includes events such as CWG 2010, Asian championship and Asia Pacific, Presently won a gold in women singles National championship lawn bowls. She was awarded Rs. 2.5 lakhs from the Delhi Government for winning a gold and bronze medal in Asian lawn bowls championship held in China 2009 and also awarded Rs. 30,000 from the Delhi Government for winning silver medal at the 33rd national games held in Guwhati 2007. Presently she has been selected for the Asian lawn bowls championship 2011 and Asia Pacific lawn bowls for the 2nd time in a row.