| A match in progress at Khuman Lampak indoor stadium in Imphal on Thursday. Telegraph picture |
Imphal, Oct. 10: Manipur Police Sports Club sailed into the final of the 33rd senior state-level womenís Handball Championship 2013-14 at Khuman Lampak indoor stadium today. The policewomen registered four wins to emerge as round robin league winners while Citizen Club emerged runners-up.
The Manipur policewomen put up their third victory against Leishangthem Wangmataba Youth Club by 20-8 goals today. The policewomen got their fourth win, defeating SAI RC by 25-15 goals. Citizen Club beat YLK Chingarel, Tezpur, by 11-8 goals. Citizen Club also beat SAI RC by 17-14 goals.
In the menís category, Public Club also registered two victories, beating Citizen Club by 22-13 goals and Leishangthem Wangmataba Youth Club by 23-18 goals.
Assam Regimental Centre beat Leishangthem Wangmataba Youth Club by 19-12 goals while Manipur Police Sports Club beat Indira Memorial Club by 25-19 goals and YLK Chingarel outplayed CYDOL by 26-21 goals.
Badminton: The Assam Badminton Association will host the sub-junior national ranking badminton tournament at the Deshbhakta Tarun Ram Phookan Indoor Stadium here from October 14 to 20, writes our staff reporter from Guwahati.
ABA secretary Omar Rashid said the qualifying rounds will be played from October 14 to 16 and the main draw will be from October 17 to 20.
Events will be held for under-13 boys and girls and under-15 boys and girls in both singles and doubles.
Nearly 1,300 participants, including team and tournament officials, are expected to the turn up for the tournament, Rashid added.