| NISA (in white) and Manipur Police players in Imphal on Friday. Telegraph picture |
Imphal, Oct. 4: North Imphal Sporting Association registered a 3-2 goal win against Manipur Police Sports Club in the eighth Manipur State League at Mapal Kangjeibung today.
In a rain-shortened 40-minute match, NISA trump card L. Sanatomba shook the police net in the third minute of play after collecting a pass from N. Jimmy Singh for the lead. Sanatomba got his second goal in the 19th minute.
Just before the first half, Manipur Police Sports Club player M. Somochandra Singh converted a penalty after NISA’s Z.A. Haopak handled the ball.
Manipur Police got lucky with another penalty conversion through Ksh. Kanta after Khem Bahadur was brought down inside the danger zone by Th. Surjit.
NISA scored its third goal through skipper T. Ajitkumar, who executed a header in the 55th minute for the victory.
In another match, United Sports Association and Tiddim Road Unique Gamy Player Union settled for a 2-2 goal draw to share a point each.
Junior tennis: The Manipur Tennis Association and ESU will jointly organise the State-Level Junior Tennis Championship, 2013 for under-10 and under-12 boys and girls at Eastern Sporting Union Deco Turf from October11-13.
Volleyball: The Assam Volleyball Association is organising the Senior Inter-District Volleyball Championship for men and women at Golaghat from November 8 to 10.