Sports Highlights

Sports Highlights
Sports Highlights

Devnar School team plays cricket at the state, national and international levels. Two of our students represented India in the World Cup Cricket held in Chennai and Pakistan. In December, 2006, three students from our school were included in the Indian cricket team for the World Cup in Pakistan and they got second place. Two of our students Pushpa Raj and Nanaji are selected for Indian Cricket team to play against England in five ODIs. Our Indian team won all the five One Day Internationals at London from 19th August to 29th August, 2007. 16th – 19th South Zone cricket tournament was organized by Devnar Foundation at Gymkhana Grounds. Hon. Minister of Tourism, Smt. Geetha Reddy, was the Guest of Honour. Karnataka team won.
Chess Tournaments

Devnar students play chess excellently and take part in Competitions held at the state and national levels regularly. They participate in chess tournaments conducted by the International Abilympics. One student represented India in world junior chess championship for the blind held in Spain and another student was placed sixth in the World chess championship held in Athens. He is the first to come within the first 10 ranks in the World Chess championship.

Devnar has conducted 3 All India Chess Tournaments and 3 South Zone Chess Tournaments.