Ashish to lead Indian gymnasts at World Artistic Ch`ship

Updated: Oct 02, 2011, 19:08 PM IST

New Delhi: Asian games bronze medallist Ashish Kumar will lead a four-member team, including a woman, in the 43rd World Artistic Gymnastic Championship. to be held in Tokyo from October 7.

The Gymnastic Federation of India announced the team, which has Deepa Karmakar as the lone woman gymnast.

Alok Ranjan and Rakesh Patra are the other members of the side.

Two coaches -- B M Nandi and Ashok Kumar Mishra – will accompany the Indian team in the 10-day event.