18th 7-Men Soccer tourney begins

Our Correspondent
TENGNOUPAL, Sep 7 : The 18th 7-Men Soccer tournament organised by Meipou Soccer Youth Development Organisation (MSYDO), Laiching Maipou under the aegis of All Maring Sports Association (AMSA) began today.
The opening ceremony of the tourney which is participated by 68 teams was attended by Paulhring Langhu, president, Chandel Naga People Organisation (CNPO); Charanga Mology Maring, Section Officer, Public Works Department and W Shamrander Maring, Assistant Manager, MSPDCL, Chandel Division as the dignitaries.
The first match of the tournament saw Sinanu Institute of Science (SIS) edge Chingtam FC 2-1 on penalties, following a goalless draw in the regulation time.
SIS sealed the 2-1 win with Kh Moshangphun and Ch Monelson scoring in the shoot-out as Chintam FC could manage only one goal through Koringwar.