Imphal, Sept. 16: North Eastern Reorganisation held Tiddim Road Athletic Union to a 1-1 goal draw in the eighth Manipur State League at Mapal Kangjeibung today.
North Eastern got their break in the 12th minute of play with L. Gouro Singh netting home the opening goal for the lead.
Tiddim Road Athletic Union, seeking the equaliser, picked up pace and finally L. Ratan Singh scored in the 74th minute. Referee Sh. Suresh flashed three yellow cards and a red card in the match.
In another match, United Sporting Association beat Kuki Sporting Association by a solitary goal earlier in the day.
The lone goal for United Sporting was scored by Md Asif in the 73rd minute for the victory today.
Referee M. Magho Singh sent off Y. Sobha Singh of Kuki Sporting Union with a red card.
The AMFA said the Manipur State League venue will be shifted to Khuman Lampak main stadium from tomorrow due to unplayable ground conditions at Mapal Kangjeibung.
Selection: Manipur Cycling Association will hold an open trial on September 22 at Awang Khunou Lamkhai to select cyclists for the 18th National Road Cycling Championship to be held at Kurukshetra, Haryana, from October 24-26.
Felicitated: Pakhangba Huyel Lalong Sindam Sang, Kwakeithel Mayai Koibi, feted three thang ta martial artistes, Ksh. Taibanganba Mangang, Ksh. Poireinganba Mangang and P. Hepari Meetei. They bagged gold medals in the 1st International Thang Ta Championship, 2013 at Chungju, South Korea, organised under the aegis of World Thang Ta Federation from September 6-10.
Airtel soccer: Betkuchi High School and Bhaskar Vidyapeeth School won their respective matches in the Airtel Rising Stars tournament at Nehru Stadium here today.
In the first match, Betkuchi High School blanked Montfort School 5-0.
In the second match, Bhaskar Vidyapeeth School got the better of Ulubari High School by a solitary goal, scored by Dilip Kalipa.