Goa’s Tanisha wins Atal Puraskar in Sports

Gomantak Times
Thursday, 6 February 2020

 Goa's teenage badminton sensation Tanisha Crasto has won the Atal Puraskar in Sports category for the year 2019-20. 

Panaji: Goa's teenage badminton sensation Tanisha Crasto has won the Atal Puraskar in Sports category for the year 2019-20. The Awards ceremony, organised by the Atal Bharat Sports and Cultural Association was held at ISKCON Auditorium, New Delhi on February 2.

Tanisha is the current Junior National champion in mixed doubles and has won several other medals in National as well as on international circuit. Tanisha, who has now started participating in the senior circuit, won bronze medals in the two back to back Asian badminton selection ranking tournaments held in Bangalore and Goa in January 2020 and is one of the most exciting rising badminton players on the Indian circuit.

Related News