Bhubaneswar: Men’s & Women’s Rugby teams of KIIT Deemed to be University won Champion trophy in All India Inter University Rugby Championship held at Panjab University, Chandigarh from 26th to 30th December-2019.
Both Men’s & Women’s teams of KIIT got Champions Trophy in 7S category, while the Women’s team became champion in 15 S category.
In the final match played on 30th December, KIIT Men’s Rugby team scored 10 points against Punjab University (07 points) in 7 S. Also the 7 S women team of KIIT (19 points) defeated Patliputra University (05 points). In 15 S Women KIIT (24 points) Rugby team defeated Patiala University (06 points).
The Rugby Teams from KIIT qualified for 1st Khelo India University Games to be held in KIIT Deemed to be University in February -2020. Expressing his happiness Dr. Achyuta Samanta, Founder, KIIT & KISS congratulated all Rugby players, coaches and officials of KIIT University.