Ibomcha and Kirankumar in Indian Powerlifting squad for Asian C'ship

By Our Sports Reporter
IMPHAL, Aug 6 : Two powerlifting players from Manipur, Maibam Ibomcha and K Kirankumar have been included in the Indian team which will participate in the Asian Classic and Equipped Bench Press Championship scheduled to be held at Mongolia's capital, Ulaanbaatar from September 6 to 12 under the supervision of Asian Powerlifting Federation.
Maibam Ibomcha which will be representing India in the junior boys' 53 kg category, is the son of Maibam Chaoba Meitei and Maibam Ongbi Rani of Nongpok Heirok Mamang Leikai. Kirankumar, who is the son of Late K Ibomcha and Jandhoni of Wangkhei Ningthem Pukhri Mapal, will take part in the Master-II 59 kg event.