|A game in progress at Mapal Kangjeibung in Imphal on Monday. Telegraph picture
Imphal, Aug. 19: H. Delin moved into the semi-final of the 23rd State-Level Carrom Championship 2013 under way at Mapal Kangjeibung today. In the sub-junior boys’ quarter-final, H. Delin got the better of H. Robinson to enter the semi-final.
The other quarter-final saw L. Taibanganba outplay N. Vikash. Atal Saikhom beat L. Prithiviraj and M. Nepolean beat L. Albert en route to the semi-final.
In the junior girls’ quarter-finals, A. Bidya Devi beat Th. Kebiton and N. Roshiya Devi outplayed S. Roji Devi. O. Roshila Devi beat M. Monika Devi and S. Binita Devi got the better of S. Sushmita Devi to move into the semi-final.
In the men’s singles, L. Nganthoi, S. Mohendro, H. Herojit, S. Romendro, K. Arun, P. Rocky, Ch. Arun, Th. Dilip, S. Gautam and N. Brojen emerged victorious to enter the second round of play.
In the veteran’s match, L. Kesho Singh defeated Kh. Jugindro Singh to move into the final.
Inter-college badminton: The 8th Rk. Brojendro Memorial Manipur University Inter-College Badminton Tournament 2013-14 got under way at the university complex at Canchipur today.
State league: The All Manipur Football Association said the 8th Manipur State League 2013, which had been deferred earlier, is scheduled to kick off from September 1.