| A moment from the match between Posterior (in orange) and South Eastern at Khuman Lampak hockey stadium in Imphal on Friday. Telegraph picture |
Imphal, Sept. 13: Posterior Hockey Academy Manipur thrashed South Eastern Youth Organisation by 13-0 goals to move into the final of the State-Level U-19 Junior Women Hockey Tournament, 2013 played at Khuman Lampak hockey stadium today.
Posterior Hockey Academyís B. Sarita Devi was outstanding in the match, getting eight goals for her team.
S. Loibi Devi and A. Geetarani Devi scored two goals each and Th. Bidyarani fetched one goal for the huge margin.
With the win, Posterior Hockey Academy Manipur will meet Ideal Club Tera in the final on September 22.
In the quarter-final match of the menís category, Khongman Students Club drubbed CDO Charangpat by 21-0 goals to sail into the semi-final.
Khongman Students Club rode N. Henthoiba and L. Heramaniís six goals each while M. Meiraba, and N. Jenjen struck four goals each and H. Bikram Singh fetched one goal for the victory.
Khongman Students Club will take on LYLYC Laitikyengbam Leikai while All-Moirang Hockey Association will meet Posterior Hockey Academy Manipur in the semi-final on Sunday.
State league: The All-Manipur Football Association has informed that the 8th Manipur State League, 2013 will begin from Sunday with Southern Sporting Union taking on Manipur Police Sports Club at Mapal Kangjeibung.
Cricketersí woe: The newly-formed Association for Cricketers of Assam today expressed anguish over Assam cricketers failing to make the cut to any of the teams named recently for the Challenger Trophy tournament.
Accusing the Assam Cricket Association of not projecting the Vijay Hazare Trophy runners-up team players for the teams, the association has demanded the resignation of ACA secretary Bikash Baruah. The associationís president Dipak Das and general secretary Partha Sarathi Hazarika have also threatened an agitation if Baruah did not quit.
Womenís soccer: Altogether eight teams will participate in the 14th Larsika Enmglengpi Karbi Anglong district womenís football tournament to be held at Karbi Anglong Sports Association ground in Diphu from September 16 to 24.
The teams include holders Amri, runners-up Dokmoka, Rajapathar, Kheroni, Dengaon, Hanjanlangso, Lanhin and Hamren. Rajapathar will meet Kheroni in the inaugural match.