Kokrajhar, Oct. 15: The 16th Daoharu Mungkhlong Trophy starts tomorrow at Dotma Sports Ground in Kokrajhar.
Barhungkha Sports Club, Kokrajhar, will play Salbagan Sports Club, Gossaigaon, in the inaugural match tomorrow.
Teams from various parts of the country are participating in the football tourney. Among them are Barhungkha Sports Club, Kokrajhar, Sanswrang Club, Serfanguri, Salbagan Sports Club, Gossaigaon, Ferenga Sports Club, Bijni, Food Corporation of India (FCI), Guwahati, City Police, Guwahati, Green Valley, Guwahati, Green Valley, Guwahati, Cooch Behar Municipality, Bengal, and Morigaon Football club.
The winner will get Rs 50,000 while the runners-up will be richer by Rs 30,000.
Body-building: Body-builders I. Deva Singh and A. Premchand Singh were extended a financial assistance of Rs 3 lakh by the staff of Jawaharlal Nehru Insititute of Medical Sciences, Imphal, for being selected to participate in World Junior and Master Body-building Championship in Ulan Bator, Mangolia, from October 24-27, reports our sports correspondent from Imphal.
The financial assistance was formally handed over to the body-builders and officials of All Manipur Bodybuilders and Fitness Association by the director of the body-building championship, Prof. Shyamo Singh, at his office yesterday.