By Our Sports Reporter
IMPHAL, Feb 11: Ibudhou Korouhanba Thang-Ta Moidangpok are at the forefront of the ongoing 31st State Thang-Ta Championship-2021 medal tally with 15 gold , 4 silver and 3 bronze.
Thang-Ta Maheikol, Yumnam Huidrom is the closest competitor of the leading unit with 12 gold, 5 silver and 6 bronze.
In the sub junior girls phunaba ama event (U-21kg event), H Bidyaluxmi of Kanglei Thang-Ta, Maklang; M Chanjabi Chanu of Layingthou Thang-Ta, Kangmong and Laikhulembi Chanu Laishram clinched gold, silver and bronze medals respectively.
Gold medalist in phunaba ama events are N Korounganbi Chanu of Luwang Thang-Ta Academy, Khurai Sajor Leikai (-25 kg); L Diana of Luwang Thang-Ta Academy, Khurai Sajor Leikai (-29 kg) ; Nilima Naorem of Manipur Thang-Ta Cultural Association, Khongman (-33kg); Nandita Thiyam of Manipur Thang-Ta Cultural Association, Khongman (-37 kg); K Melody Devi of Kanglei Thang-Ta , Maklang (-41 kg); O Piya Devi of Kha Manipur Thang-Ta Academy, Wabagai (-45 kg); W Kethabi Devi of Meitei Enat Sindamshang Pangei (-49 kg); Wahengbam Henthoi of Ibudhou Korouhan Thang-Ta, Moidangpok (-53kg) and Venus Sorokhaibam of PAHULASI, Mayaikoibi (+53kg).
Gold medalists in phunaba ani events are H Ishwarya of Ibudhou Korouhan Thang-Ta, Moidangpok (-21kg); Yaiphabi Heigrujam Ibudhou Korouhan Thang-Ta, Moidangpok (-25kg); Langambi Huidrom of KTTC, Lairikyengbam Leikai (-29 kg); L Nibashini Chanu of Luwang Thang-Ta Academy Khurai Sajor Leikai; Th Lembisana Devi of Ibudhou Korouhan Thang-Ta, Moidangpok (-37 kg); Bembem Maisnam of Laiyingthou Kangba Thang-Ta Kangmong (-41kg); L Dolly of Ibudhou Pakhangba Thang-Ta Langmeidong (-45kg); Th Monika Devi of Ibudhou Pakhangba Thang-Ta Langmeidong (-49 kg); S Malemnganbi Chanu of Thoibi Thang-Ta Moirang (-53 kg) and H Manbi Chanu of KMTA Wabagai (+53 kg).