14th Imphal East Thang-Ta Competition begins

By Our Sports Reporter
IMPHAL, Feb 8 : The 14th edition of Imphal East Thang-Ta Competition-2020 began today with 85 male and 37 female athletes from across 10 thang-ta units taking part in it.
The competition organised by Luwang Thang-Ta Academy, Khurai Sajor Leikai at Khurai Kongpal Sajor Leikai Community Hall will continue till February 9. The first day of the competition witnessed W Rohenba and Ch Poreiton win gold medals in the sub-junior boys' Phunaba-I and Phunaba-II events.
W Rohenba Meitei of Kanglasha, Wakha claimed the -21 kg title in Phunaba-I and Phunaba-II events for sub-junior boys getting better of Premjit Lairikyengbam of Luwang Thang Ta Academy while L Malem Meitei of Luwang Thang Ta Academy bagged the bronze medal.
Meanwhile Ch Poireiton of Luwang Thang Ta Academy bagged the -25 kg category gold as Malemnganba Yumnam of ICASA of KIMACS, earned the silver medal and M Nanao Singh of Luwang Thang Ta Academy grabbed the bronze medal.