4th Khelo India Youth GamesState Thang-Ta team sweep four more gold medals as Kh Rahul wins cycling gold


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By Our Staff Reporter
IMPHAL, Jun 6 : Manipur Thang-Ta players continued to stamp their authority in the discipline in the 4th Khelo India Youth Games being underway in Haryana by adding four more gold medals to the State's tally.
The day saw Dijen Shagolshem, Chandani Sunar, Longjam Sophia and Konjengbam Thaja win gold medals for Manipur in the Thang-Ta event as Khwairakpam Rahul claimed a gold medal in the sprint event (cycling).
Dijen managed the gold medal in the men's Thang- Haiba event as Longjam Sophia fetched the women's Thang-Haiba gold. Chandini Sunar on the other hand won the gold medal in the Thanglon and Khonglon-Khutlon event while Kongjengbam Thaja bagged her gold in the women's 52 kg Phunaba Anisuba event.
Yendrembam Victor in the meantime sealed a bronze medal in the men's 65 kg Greco Roman (wrestling) event.