TT Epaper
The Telegraph
CIMA Gallary

Nilamani emerge champion

Imphal, June 12: Nilamani English High School, Mayang, defeated CT Higher Secondary School by 5-2 goals during tiebreak in the final of the under-14 boys’ Imphal West District Subroto Mukherjee Football Tournament played at Khuman Lampak sports complex.

This is the fourth time that Nilamani English School has qualified for the state-level competition, which is likely to be held in the first week of July to choose under-15 and under-17 teams for the national-level competition.

CT Higher Secondary School got the break in the 15th minute after Nilamani player M. Roger Singh conceded an own goal. Nilamani English School recovered with H. Naoba fetching the equaliser in the 24th minute to hold the game 1-1 till the end. Nilamani English converted four of their kicks with Zarmei Ragui, Semchungnung, N. Landanba, Ch. Commander finding the net. CT Higher Secondary could manage just one goal from Romesh Singh while other kicks were saved.

In the under-17 boys’ category final, Ch. Thamboumacha High School, Naoremthong, blanked Little Master English School by 2-0 goals to qualify for the state level competition.

 More stories in Northeast

  • Man tries to kill self
  • Lakhimpur boys in final
  • Passing of a soul singer
  • Football fever grips Nagaland
  • Rest house triggers tension
  • Patricide in Mizoram
  • Student leader arrested
  • No record of pre-71 influx, says Mukul
  • Faulty drains lead to flooding
  • Tribunal lays down strictures for activities on land, govt asked to take action
  • Nilamani emerge champion
  • CCTVs for all lockups
  • Gurukul triumph
  • PHE blank out Police Athletic
  • Enduring exponent of folk numbers
  • No influx record, admits Mukul
  • Call to protect wildlife
  • Impact of NGT ban
  • CM issues edicts for cleaner city
  • CCTVs in Meghalaya lockups
  • Nurses' strike hits RIMS