Pendle Vale College student Aneila wins Serbia silver

Aneila Afsar (left)
Aneila Afsar (left)

Aneila Afsar won silver as she competed in the Serbian Championships for taekwondo in the -49 weight category.

Aneila, 15, an A star pupil at Pendle Vale College - who also sponsor her - went through an amazing four fights against, Moldova , Sweden, Serbia and Bulgaria to come head to head in the finals against Serbia’s European champion, where she managed to secure a silver medal.

Aneila will travel to Croatia in November and to Germany in December to try and secure a place in the junior world championships next year.