Imphal, Aug. 28: The United Progressive Adults Association, Kiyamgei, feted its fencers who claimed the overall team championís title of the ninth Governorís Cup Fencing Championship at Kiyamgei today.
UPAA fencers claimed a total of 32 medals, including eight gold medals.
The UPAA fencers walked away with the overall girlsí title, overall junior girls title, overall cadet girls, overall mini girlsí title and overall sub-junior boysí title. Along with the fencers, the menís football team was also felicitated.
L. Basil overcame K. Chinglemba by a 2-0 game in the sixth Imphal West District Badminton Championship which got under way at MBA indoor stadium today.
In the boysí singles under-17 category, Basil beat Chinglemba 21-18, 21-17 to move to the second round. In the menís doubles of above-35 years, N. Ratan and S. Shyamanada got a walkover against Ch. Randhir and L. Sapan.