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The study of body composition affords us an opportunity to see whether athletes and sportsmen specializing in different events differ in the leanness of pairs of some selected parameters. Body composition has been studied in terms of fat percentage. For the purpose of the study  sixty (N=60) male players 30 each of shot put and weightlifting of District and region level competitions from Eklavya sports stadium Agra. For finding the mean differences of body composition of weightlifters and shot putters of Uttar Pradesh Z – test was used. Level of significance was set at 0.05 level.   The results of the study revealed that mean body composition of shot – putters were different than mean body composition of weightlifters.

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