| A bout in progress at Khuman Lampak indoor stadium in Imphal on Sunday. Telegraph picture |
Imphal, Aug. 11: HLTA Singjamei shared the lead with two other units, bagging two gold medals in the XXIV State Thang Ta Championship 2013, which got underway at Khuman Lampak indoor stadium today.
A. Jimmy Singh, representing HLTA Singjamei, got the better of A. Jwasobanta of PTJSS Moirang Khunou for the gold while H. Brojen of HLTA Samurou fetched the bronze medal in the sub-junior boys’ 25kg phunaba anisuba.
M. Bidyasagar of HLTA Singjamei fetched the second gold, beating M. Naoba Meitei of Mayang Imphal while Ng. Nganthoi of KMISS Lamjao fetched the bronze medals in the 43kg bout.
HLTA Yumnam Huidrom also bagged two gold medals with H. Mangaleiba Meitei beating compatriot H. Santosh Singh for the gold.
N. Klintan of MIMATTA Naoremthong took the bronze medal in the 37kg bout.
Sh. Sageinganba of HLTA Yumnam Huidrom defeated N.Sanatomba Singh ofMIMATTA Naoremthong for the gold in the 53kg bout while H. Albertson of Thoibi Thang Ta, Moirang, settled for the bronze.
NICO Koirengei also landed two gold medals with Tlensana in the 53kg bout while Ch. Linky Singh fetched the second gold in the 29kg bout.
In the other sub-junior boys’ event, the gold medals went to A. Samal in the 37kg bout, Ksh. Taibangnganba of PAHULASI Kwakeithel in the 41kg bout, N. Rohit Singh of KMTA Hiyanglam Wabagai in the 45kg bout, Th. Birjit of KMISS Lamjao in the 49kg, W. Thoiba of KMISS Lamjao in the 53kg, H. Nganthoiba of KMTA Hiyanglam in the 45kg, N. Thoiba of Mayang Imphal in 49kg, N. Tokiyo of Nongsha Lallong Heigrujam in 53kg, P. Kumar Deependra of MCSLTA of Khagempalli in 25kg, A. Amujao of UFO Yurembam in 33kg, Ng. Albert of HLTA Mongsangei in 29kg and Th. Binikanta of Mayang Imphal in the 33kg bout.
NE soccer: CRPF 9th Mile got the better of Maligaon FC 5-2 in a match of the Jairam Medhi and Lagun Kro North East Football Championship at Sarusajai Sports Complex here today.
While Rajiv Chetri scored a brace for CRPF in the ninth and 56th minutes, teammates Satender Kumar, Tarun Murmu and V.L. Sowama scored a goal apiece.
Joy Deka pumped in two goals for Maligaon in the 33rd and 62nd minutes.
Rhino Club, Satgaon will play Narakasur Jyoti Sangha tomorrow.