Junior Star of the Week: Tanmay is kicking sporting goals!

Tanmay Ballalbagh is proudly pictured in his karate gear.

The Castlemaine Junior Sports Star of the Week is keen soccer player, Omoikiri Kai Karate student and keen all-round sportsman Tanmay Ballalbagh.

Name: Tanmay Ballalbagh

Age: 10 years old

School: Winters Flat Primary School

Sport: Karate and soccer

How long have you been training? 1 Year

Can you tell us about some of your sporting highlights? I am a good team player, good at goalkeeping in soccer.

Who is an athlete you admire? Lionel Messi

What are your sporting goals? To be a good team player. To be recognised in any sporting events.

Do you play any other sports? Cricket, swimming, tennis, table tennis, badminton and chess.

Any highlights from those? Being selected to play in the state finals of the chess competition.

Tanmay wins $50 cash from our new Sports Star sponsors Dominos and can pick up his certificate and prize money from our office at 13 Hargraves Street, Castlemaine.

Do you know a sports star Under 16 deserving of recognition? Nominate them by emailing ldennis@midnews.com.au or calling 5472 1788.

Castlemaine Mail
Your source of independent local news in the Mount Alexander Shire.