IMPHAL, Jul 21
The Kangla Taekwondo Academy Thangmeiband has fetched a total of 20 medals including 20 gold and 9 silver at the 3rd MK Classic Open International Online Taekwondo Championship 2021 held from July 16 to 19.
The players who won gold medals in the poomsae and speeding kicking events of the championship, as per a press statement of the Kangla Taekwondo Academy Thangmeiband are as follows:
Speed Kicking: Moiching Sahiruddin (Senior), Gaitri Khaidem (Senior) and S Malemnganba (Senior), Thangjam Henry Meitei (Junior), Robert Sapam (Junior), G Prakash (Junior) and Aaron Chandam (Junior), Riya Puyam (Cadet), Olivia Moirangthem (Cadet), Khaidem Henry Singh (PWE), Laxya Nandei (kids);
Poomsae : Ashyara Shougrakpam (Sr), Moirangthem Sylvie (Jr), Riya Puyam (Cad), Oinam Merina (Sub-Jr), Irom Preety Devi (Sr), Ashraya Sougrakpam (Sr), Moirangthem Sylvie (Jr), Riya Puyam (Cad), Oinam Merina (Sub-Jr);
Sr team poomsae: Irom Preety, Ashraya Sougrakpam and Gaitri Khaidem;
Sub-Jr team poomsae: Kh Linthoihenbi, Oinam Merina, Olivia M;
Sr pair poomsae: Sahiruddin Moiching and Ashyara Shougrakpam;
Jr pair poomsae : Th Henry and M Selvie;
Sub-jr pair poomsae : Soibam Lousingba Chanu and Maximus Thongbam.
Players who earned silver medals at the said event are as follows :
Speed kick : Irom Preety (Sr), Khaidem Keshita (Sr), Debert Laishram (Sr), Naorem Teresa (Sr);
Poomsae: Sinam Shihenba (jr), Maximus Thongbam (sub-jr), Prakash Khaidem (CAD), Kh Linthoihenbi (Sub-Jr) and the pair of S Malemnganba and Soibam Malemnganbi.