‘SPARDHA 2020’ - An Inter Institute Sports Meet

GL Bajaj Institute of Management & Research, Greater Noida organized ‘SPARDHA 2020’ - An Inter Institute Sports Meet on Thursday & Friday, January 30 & 31, 2020 at GLBIMR campus under the visionary guidance of Dr. Ajay Kumar, Director, GLBIMR. The objective of the event was to promote sportsman spirit among the students and to explore decision making ability, team spirit, event management as well as encouragement to take part in different sports competitions.

The inauguration ceremony was organized on January 30, 2020 at the Cricket Ground of GLBIMR Campus. The umpires and referees from various sports academies lighted the auspicious lamp along with Dr. Ajay Kumar, Director, GLBIMR. In his address, Hon’ble Director Sir motivated the participants and said that sports help in the overall development of the human beings. He welcomed the students representing over 30 colleges and universities from Delhi/NCR region. The event coordinators Dr. Dileep Singh, Dr. Amit Kumar & Mr. Saurabh Mittal administered the Oath of sportsmanship to the participants. Dr. Ajay Kumar, Director, GLBIMR inaugurated the first match of Basketball by shaking hands with the players. The students participated in four sports - Cricket, Basketball, Table Tennis & Chess and the winners were rewarded with trophies and attractive cash prizes.

The felicitation ceremony was organized on January 31, 2020 at the Cricket Ground of GLBIMR Campus. In the morning, Dr. Ajay Kumar, Director, GLBIMR initiated the Cricket Tournament in which sixteen teams participated.
Basketball: First prize with a Trophy and Cash Prize of Rs. 5000/- went to GLBITM, Greater Noida. Second prize with a Trophy and Cash Prize of Rs. 3000/- went to Bennett University, Greater Noida.

Chess - Girls: First prize with a Trophy and Cash Prize of Rs. 1500/- went to Ms. Tanya from GLBITM, Greater Noida. Second prize with a Trophy and Decathlon Voucher worth Rs. 1000/- went to Ms. Shalini Shishodia from GLBIMR.

Chess - Boys: First prize with a Trophy and Cash Prize of Rs. 1500/- went to Mr. Utkarsh Raj from GLBITM, Greater Noida. Second prize with a Trophy and Decathlon Voucher worth Rs. 1000/- went to Mr. Abhishek Tiwari from IIMT, Greater Noida.

Table Tennis: First prize with a Trophy and Cash Prize of Rs. 1500/- went to Mr. Varchasva Baliyan from IMS Ghaziabad. Second prize with a Trophy and Decathlon Voucher worth Rs. 1000/- went to Mr. Krishanjeet Singh from IIMT, Greater Noida.

The league matches of Cricket were played yesterday and the semi-final & final matches will be played today i.e. February 01, 2020.

Finally, the event concluded with some words of motivation from Dr. Ajay Kumar, Director, GLBIMR. He praised the energy and enthusiasm of the students who participated in various events.