SAI calls for entries
Guwahati, Aug. 14: Sports Authority of India (Northeast Regional Centre), Imphal has invited applications from sportspersons for admission to the centre for the sports academic years 2013-14 in nine disciplines — archery, boxing, cycling, fencing, judo, taekwondo, wrestling, weightlifting and wushu. Candidates, who have to be between 12 and 21 years of age, must submit their forms on or before September 10.
The 61st Yonex Sunrise All Assam Inter District and Open Badminton Championship will be held at Tezpur from August 18 to 23.
The championship is being organised by Tezpur District Sports Association under the aegis of Assam Badminton Association. The ABA will only accept entries with Badminton Association of India identity or age format certificate.
Jogging: Assam Jogging Association, like in previous years, is organising a daylong football tournament at Janata Bhawan playground in Dispur on Thursday.