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1st Th Ibetombi Memorial Non State Badminton TournamentAS Khangamapam, M Roshan, Kingson Thono, RK Thoungamba ease into men's singles quarters

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 13 : The 1st edition of Thongam Ibetombi Memorial Non State Badminton Tournament resumed today at  Manipur Badminton Association Indoor Stadium inside DMU Campus after almost one and half month due to successive flood..

3rd AMFA Cup to resume from July 15

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 13 : The 3rd edition of AMFA Cup which has been put on hold due to flood situation at the venue is all set to resume on July 15.The 10-team tournament will resume with the Ground Development Committee (GDC), Thinungei taki..

DSA Kakching deputes match officials for 2nd Division Football League-2024

IMPHAL, Jul 13District Sports Association (DSA),  Kakching has deputed 12 officials who will be conducting the matches of the 2nd Division Football League-2024 commencing from July 14.As per a memorandum issued by the district association, M Magho Si..

AMFA names officials for State sub-junior and junior boys' teams

IMPHAL, Jul 13The All Manipur Football Association (AMFA) has named officials who will be leading the State sub-junior and junior boys' teams in the upcoming National Football Championships.As per the confirmation or appointment letter issued by AMFA, M T..

SWC-Waikhong emerge champions of 21st Ksh Leihao Devi Memorial Super Division Football League-2024

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 12 : Social Welfare Club-Waikhong (SWC-W) were crowned champions of the 21st edition of Ksh Leihao Devi Memorial Super Division Football League-2024 organised by District Sports Association Kakching at DSA playground.SWC-W..

SAI-STC Khuman Lampak to induct players of 5 disciplines

IMPHAL, Jul 12 : Sports Authority of India, Sports Training Centre (SAI-STC), Khuman is set to induct talented sports persons of five disciplines to the centre under Khelo India Rising Talent Identification (KIRTI) initiative.As per a circular issued by S..

SDO Pallel top 20th KK Memorial 1st Division Football League 2024

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 11: SDO Pallel have risen to the top of the 20th KK Memorial 1st Division Football League 2024 despite the team playing a 0-0 draw match against SFC Sugnu at DSA Kakching today.While SDO Pallel secured the top place with 1..

State Powerlifting team announced

IMPHAL, Jul 10The All Manipur Powerlifting Association has announced the names of athletes participating in the 49th Senior National Men and Women Equipped Powerlifting Championship 2024 due to be held in Kolkata, West Bengal from August 20 to 25.The athl..

AMFA names players for 4th phase trial of junior boys football team

IMPHAL, Jul 10The All Manipur Football Association (AMFA) has announced the names of the players who have been selected for the 4th phase trial of the State junior boys' team for the upcoming National Championship (Tier  II).The championship is set t..

Kakching Super Divn LeagueLYA cap campaign with 12-0 demolition of UBSA, SWC-K beat LMLCC in five goal thriller

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 9 : LYA, Wangoo pulled off a massive 12-0 win over UBSA, Mantak as SWC-Keirak defeated LMLCC, Langmeidong in a 5-goal thriller in their ultimate matches of the ongoing 21st Ksh Leihao Devi Memorial Super Division Football ..

State Thang-Ta technical team to attend 18th Assam Thang-Ta C'ship

IMPHAL, Jul 9A technical team of Huyel Langlon Thang-Ta Association, Manipur led by Oja Hudirom Premkumar, technical chairman of Thang-Ta Federation of India, left Imphal for Assam this afternoon.The team which include Oja Premkumar, Huidrom Kirankumar, S..

All India Inter SAI Karate Championship STC Naharlagun emerge champions, STC Imphal finish runners up

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 8 : STC Naharlagun (Arunachal Pradesh) emerged the champions of the All India Inter SAI Karate Championship hosted by SAI NERC, Imphal at Khuman Lampak.STC Naharlagun amassed 20 gold, 9 silver and 5 bronze medals to finish..

Shishu Nistha Niketan's Dayanand tops 1st DCA Inter School Chess Tournament

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 8 : Thoudam Dayanand of Shishu Nistha Niketan won the title of the 1st DCA Inter School Chess Tournament organised by D-Chess Academy, Uripok Khoisnam Leikai at Pitambara English School.Dayanand who reads in Class VIII sco..

Dekson clinches springboard gold at Aquatics Nationals

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 8 : Having won Manipur a bronze medal yesterday in the ongoing 40th Sub-Junior and 50th Junior National Aquatics Championships, Laishram Dekson added another medal to the Manipur's tally, this time a gold medal.He secured ..

Kak 2nd Divn Football League from July 14

IMPHAL, Jul 8 : 9 teams clubbed into two groups are in the fray for the top honours of the 2nd Division Football League Tournament 2024 commencing on July 14 under the aegis of District Sports Association, Kakching.Uyok Chingya Club (UCC), Kakching; Sun R..

YWU win 2-1, go top in 21st Ksh Leihao Devi Memorial Football League Tournament

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 8 : YWU, Kakching sealed a 2-1 win over KMSWC, Keirak to temporarily go top in the 21st Ksh Leihao Devi Memorial Football League Tournament 2024 organised by DSA Kakching at its playground.Y Dayananda handed YWU the lead i..

AIFA edge past DYA in KK Memorial 1st Division Football League

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 8 : AIFA, Irengband edged past DYA, Elangkhangpokpi 2-1 to cap their 20th KK Memorial 1st Division Football League Tournament 2024 campaign with two wins.AIFA, who had won once and drew once in four previous games of the 6..

All India Inter SAI Karate Championship STC Naharlagun dominate day 2, sweep 10 medals to take comfortable lead

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 7 : SAI Training Centre (STC)- Naharlagun (Arunachal Pradesh) dominated the kumite events on the second day of the All India Inter SAI Karate Championship being hosted by SAI NERC Imphal at STC Khuman Lampak to add 10 more..

Dekson wins high board bronze at Aquatics Nationals

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 7 : Laishram Dekson of MGMC won a bronze medal at the 40th Sub-Junior and 50th Junior National Aquatics Championship (Diving and Water Polo) 2024 which began today in Madhya Pradesh under the supervision of the Swimming Fe..

Four secure 6 points to spice up title race in Inter School Chess

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 7 : As the 1st DCA Inter School Chess Tournament entered second day, four players have scored 6 points after 6 rounds to intensify their title campaigns.The players who managed amassed 6 points to their names are Dayanand ..

Inter Club Football League tourneys postponed

IMPHAL, Jul 7The All Manipur Football Association (AMFA) has announced that the proposed U-13 and U-15 Boys Inter Club Football Leagues 2024-25 have been postponed indefinitely.The decision to postpone the age group events was taken during an executive co..

Chaoba bags bronze at Wrestling Nationals

IMPHAL, July 6S Chaoba Chanu won Manipur a bronze medal in the National Wrestling Championship being underway in Uttarakhand under the supervision of Wrestling Federation of India.Chaoba won the bronze medal in the women's 61 kg category event at the cham..

1st DCA Inter School Chess Tournament begins

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 6 : The 1st edition of DCA Inter School Chess Tournament kickstarted today at Pitambara English School campus with a strong participation of 327 players from various schools in and around Imphal.The tournament organised by..

Junior Girls' NFCAMFA announces 39 for trial cum coaching

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 6 : The All Manipur Football Association (AMFA) has announced the names of 39 players shortlisted to attend trial cum coaching for the preparation of the State team in the wake of the upcoming Junior Girls' National Footba..

Indian Army organises friendly football match

IMPHAL, Jul 6 : Indian Army organised a friendly football match between Makhan Youth Club (MYC) and Khunkhu Youth Club (KYC) at Leimakhong.The match was organised to foster sportsmanship spirit and teamwork among the players, said PIB Defence Wing in a pr..

TBSFA trial deferred

IMPHAL, Jul 6 : The proposed trial for induction of players to the Th Birachandra Singh Football Academy (TBSFA), a Khelo India Accredited academy, scheduled on July 7 has been deferred due to rain.The trial for induction of non residential regular footba..

TDAAA lauds discus thrower Alson on winning bronze at Inter State Athletics Nationals

IMPHAL, Jul 5Thoubal District Amateur Athletics Association lauded the achievement of Alson Oinam of Thoubal Athokpam Khunou who won a discus throw bronze medal at the National Inter State Senior Athletics Championship 2024 which was held from June 27 to ..

Indian hockey team to travel to Switzerland for 3-day camp in Mike Horn''s base before Olympics

New Delhi, Jul 5 The Indian men's hockey team will undergo an arduous three-day training camp in renowned adventurer Mike Horn's base in Switzerland to strengthen the mental toughness of the players ahead of the Paris Olympics.The training camp at Horn's ..

Sepaktakraw: SAI STC Imphal emerge overall champions

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 4: The SAI, STC Imphal has emerged the overall champion of the All India Inter SAI Sepaktakraw Tournament 2024 winning a total of 9 gold and one silver medal.Runners-up Khelo India Centre Imphal East won one gold, four sil..

Assn mourns

IMPHAL, Jul 4: The Thoubal District Table Tennis Association has condoled the untimely demise of its member, N Debendra Singh. N Debendra hailed from Thoubal Kshetri Leikai. He died on June 30. The members of the Thoubal District table tennis Association ..

All India Inter SAI Sepaktakraw TournamentSTC Imphal win men's doubles and Jr boys' regu titles

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 3 : SAI STC Imphal notched up both the  junior boys regu event and senior men's doubles event titles in the 5-team All India Inter SAI Sepaktakraw Tournament  being hosted by SAI NERC Imphal at Khuman Lampak.STC ..

State wrestling team flagged off

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 3 :  The Manipur Wrestling Association (MWA) today flagged off a 22- member State team for National Wrestling Championship-2024 to be hosted by Uttarakhand from July 5 to 7 at Udham Singh Nagar.Wrestlers who will be r..

Kakching Super Divn Football LeagueTombi nets thrice as SWC-W rout LYA 4-0 to extend lead at top of table

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 2 : SWC-Waikhong further extended their lead by three points at the top in the 21st Ksh Leihao Devi Memorial Super Division Football League Tournament after 6 rounds as they drubbed LYA, Wangoo 4-0 this afternoon at DSA pl..

All India Inter SAI Sepaktakraw SAI-STC Imphal win women's team event title

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 2 : Hosts SAI-STC, Imphal emerge women's team event champions in the All India Inter SAI Sepaktakraw Tournament.The tournament organised by SAI-NERC, Imphal was opened today at SAI-STC, Khuman Lampak in the presence of Mai..

State Level Amateur Muay Thai C'ships from July 13

IMPHAL, July 2The Manipur Amateur Muay Thai Association (MAMTA) has informed that the 11th MAMTA State Level Amateur Muay Thai Championships for Senior, Junior and Sub-Junior categories will be hosted from July 13 to 14 at Salam Kangjeibung.The Manipur Am..

AIFF confirms relegation of NEROCA, TRAU from I-League

New Delhi, Jul 2The All India Football Federation (AIFF) on Tuesday confirmed the relegation of NEROCA FC and TRAU FC from the I-League after the two Manipur clubs finished at the bottom of the 2023-24 season.The AIFF took the decision despite Manipur Chi..

Manipur secure 4 gold, 1 silver at Arm Sport Nationals

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 1 : Manipur secured four gold and one silver medals at the 48th National Arm Sports Championship which concluded today at Muljibhai Mehta International School, Virar (West) in Maharashtra.In the four day championship organ..

Ngairangbam Nungshithoi wins 1st Kangba Intra Chess Tourney title

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 1 : Ngariangbam Nungshithoi emerged the champions of the 1st Kangba Intra Chess Tournament 2024 organised by Kangba Chess Academy at Ningomthong Bazar Community Hall yesterday evening.The one day tournament saw 19 players ..

SAI NERC Imphal to host All India Inter-SAI Sepaktakraw Tournament

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 1 : SAI NERC, Imphal is set to host All India Inter-SAI Sepaktakraw Tournament at SAI, STC, Khuman Lampak from July 2 to 4. Senior men and women's teams representing SAI-STCs in Imphal, Dimapur, Bareilly, Delhi and Kh..

TBSFA trial on July 7

IMPHAL, Jul 1Th Birachandra Singh Football Academy (TBSFA), a Khelo India Accredited academy, is set to conduct trial for induction of non residential regular football players to the academy on July 7.Players between the age of 10 to 15 years may take par..

H Somokanta clinches 6th Kh Ramnarayan Shastri Memorial State Level Chess tourney title

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jun 30 : Haobam Somokanta topped to win the title of the 6th edition of  Kh Ramnarayan Shastri Memorial State Level Chess Tournament organised by Juvenile Club, Sagolband Tera Sapam Leirak under the aegis of the Manipur C..

Leihao Memorial Super Divn FootballBoicha scores twice in KMSWC's 2-1 comeback win

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jun 30 : KMSWC, Keirak fought back from a goal down to score a 2-1 win over SAO, Kakching today in the ongoing 21st Ksh Leihao Devi Memorial Super Division Football League Tournament 2024.SAO made a good start stringing a seri..

T Rojit wins kumite silver

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jun 30 : Manipur Police's Tonjam Rohit bagged a karate silver medal at the 9th All India Police Judo Cluster 2024 which concluded today in Guwahati.Rojit settled for the silver medal in the -75 kg kumite competition...

Taekwondo gold medallist Moirangthem Thoibisana feted

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jun 30 : Moirangthem Thoibisana who brought home a gold medal from the recently concluded 3rd National Open Taekwondo Championship was accorded a warm reception today at Kwakeithel Akham Leikai community hall.The National Cham..

Kakching 1st Divn FootballJA rout AKSA 4-0 to end campaign with only win

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jun 30 : JA, Kakching handed AKSA, Kakching Khunou a 4-0 defeat to end their winless run in their last league match of the 20th KK Memorial 1st Division Football League Tournament organised by DSA Kakching.JA, having lost four..

Kakching Super Division Football LeagueYWU rally to beat SWC-K in 7-goal thriller

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jun 29 : YWU, Kakching staged an unbelievable fightback to beat SWC-Keirak 4-3 today in the 21st match of the 21st Ksh Leihao Devi Memorial Super Division Football League Tournament at DSA ground, Kakching.YWU trailed behind b..

SDO go top in 20th KK Memorial 1st Division Football League

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jun 29 :  SDO, Pallel were held to a 1-1 draw by AIFA, Irengband in the 12th match of the 20th KK Memorial 1st Division Football League this afternoon at DSA Kakching playground.S Somez gave SDO the lead early in the 10th..

Leihao Memorial Super Divn LeagueSWC-K post 5th win on the trot to boost title hopes

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jun 28 : Social Welfare Club (SWC), Waikhong defeated LMLCC, Langmeidong Mamang Leikai by a slender 1-0 margin for their fifth straight win in the 21st Ksh Leihao Devi Memorial Super Division Football League.With the win SWC-W..

"One Day Judo Exhibition Programme" hosted in Moirang

Our CorrespondentMOIRANG, Jun 28 : Young Talent Judo Academy, Moirang today hosted a "One Day Judo Exhibition Programme at Moirang Okshongbung Leikai Mandap in collaboration with local club and Meira Paibi organisation today.The programme hosted to encour..

BRICS Games fencing medallist Thoungamba returns to warm reception

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jun 28 : Fencer Laishram Thoungamba returned to a warm reception as he landed here at Bir Tikendrajit International Airport after earning India a bronze medal at 2024 BRICS Games. WEYA Club and Waithou Meira Paibi Lup led..