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Khelo India Youth GamesDhanamanjuri wins silver in kayaking, medals assured in boxing, Manipur beat Bihar in football

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Feb 2 : Khwairakpam Dhanamanjuri won a silver medal in kayaking on Day 4 of the 5th Khelo India Youth Games 2022-23 underway at Madhya Pradesh while Manipur beat Bihar 7-0 in U-18 Girls Football Competition.The Youth Games whi..

Suzuki sees potential in State's gymnasts

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Feb 2 : In a welcoming initiative, Suzuki, a Japanese multinational corporation is   imbibing the sporting spirit by sponsoring gymnasts and a coach from Manipur in the recent Suzuki World Cup 2022 and the company is..

AKSDO to play NAPSA in 7th MNCA Plate Tournament final

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Feb 2 : AKSDO Khangabok will square off against NAPSA Kha-Imphal in the final of the 7th MNCA Plate Tournament.AKSDO made their way to the final by sealing a narrow 1 wicket win over NCA Ningthoukhong in the second semi-final ..

YWC, CYCLONE prevail in veteran cricket

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Feb 2 : YWC Langthabal and CYCLONE Thangmeiband emerged victorious in today's matches of the 10th Manipur Veteran T-20 Cricket Tournament underway at Luker Ground.While YWC beat UCC Uripok by 36 runs in the first match, CYCLON..

Welcome ceremony held for Manipur senior men's cricket team

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Feb 2 : A welcome ceremony was held in honour of Manipur senior men's cricket team who finished Plate Group runners up in Ranji Trophy 2022-23 at the Dynasty Hall of Classic Grande.Notably, the Manipur senior men's cricket tea..

Sports meet ends

Our CorrespondentKANGPOKPI, Feb.2: The IXth Border Area Kuki Sporting Association (BAKSA) Sports Meet held at Maokot Village in Kamjong District ended peacefully.The sports meet was participated by 12 teams.Molvailup Welfare Youth Club won the men's footb..

LFC win in Jiribam football

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Feb 2 : LFC sealed a narrow 4-3 win over RYC in the preliminary knock-out stage of the ongoing 29th KC Mallick Memorial Invitation Football Tournament 2022-23, today.The tournament is being organised under the aegis of All Jir..

Volleyball match

IMPHAL, Feb 2 : Khuga Battalion of Assam Rifles under the aegis of IGAR(South) conducted a friendly volleyball match between youths of Haichin Village, Myanmar and COB Songdoi, Churachandpur, today.A press release issued by IGAR (S) said that the volleyba..

Sr Archery C'ship

IMPHAL, Feb 2 : The 32nd Senior State Archery Championships 2023 will be held from February 19 to 23 while the 3rd Khelo India North East Archery Tournament Compound and Recurve 2023 (Mizoram, Nagaland and Manipur) will be held on February 18 at SAI NERC ..

7th MNCA Plate TournamentNAPSA beat SSU by 3 wickets to book final berth, earn superplate promotion

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Feb 1 : NAPSA-Kha Imphal defeated SSU-Singjamei by 3 wickets to seal a place in the 7th MNCA Plate Tournament final and earned promotion to superplate group next season.SSU won the toss and opted to bat first at Model Hr Secon..

1st Winter Games : Ukhrul sweep athletic, archery medals

OSR/OCIMP/Ukl, Feb 1 : Hosts Ukhrul are sweeping medals in Athletics and Archery as the 1st Ukhrul-Kamjong Winter Games-2023 entered its third day.Ukhrul were able to win gold medals in all the athletic events of the games which will continue till 4 of th..

Textiles Minister motivates Keithelmanbi youth for healthier future

Our CorrespondentKANGPOKPI, Feb 1: Gracing the closing ceremony of the 20th Keithelmanbi Ward Wise Sports 2023 as chief guest, Minister for Textiles, Commerce and Industry, and Cooperation, Nemcha Kipgen, who is also the local MLA motivated youth to eat h..

Khelo India Youth Games : Four State boxers assured of medals

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Feb 1 : As many as four State boxers have progressed into the semi-finals of the ongoing 5th Khelo India Youth Games being underway in Bhopal under the aegis of Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports and Sports Authority of Indi..

NAPSA, LCCC cruise to second victories in Veteran T-20 Cricket tourney

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Feb 1 : NAPSA-Kha Imphal and LCCC-Lilong Chajing cruised to second Group B victories in the ongoing 10th Manipur Veteran T-20 Cricket Tournament at Luker Ground.In the first match of the day, KCC-Kongba won the toss and electe..

State softball teams leave Imphal

IMPHAL, Feb 1 A 36-member contingent of State men's and women's softball teams including 6 officials have left Imphal  today for the 44th Senior National Softball Championship beginning at Puri from February 5...

KSC brush aside Oriental Club 8-1

IMPHAL, Feb 1 : KSC demolished Oriental Club-Babupara by 8-1 goals today in a preliminary knock-out stage of the ongoing 29th KC Mallick Memorial Invitation Football Tournament at Jiribam Hr Secondary School ground.Haominlun starred with five goals (26', ..

State Kabaddi : VETO claim junior girls , sub-junior boys and sub-junior girls titles

IMPHAL, Feb 1 : VETO sealed titles of junior boys, sub-junior boys and sub-junior girls as LYUC claimed the junior boys title in the 49th Junior and 33rd Sub-Junior Manipur State Kabaddi Championships 2023.The championships were held at Kha Kangjeibung, L..

13th Shaheed Manoranjan Memorial Football tourney from February 4

IMPHAL, Feb 1The 13th edition of Shaheed Manoranjan Memorial Football Tournament is set to begin from February 4 at SAI Sports Complex, Takyel.The tournament is organised by 143 Bn CRPF in honour of late Asst Comdt Ng Manoranjan of Yurembam who made supre..

Classic Football Academy win Hero U-17 Youth Cup title

HYDERABAD, Jan 31It was another red-letter day in the history of Manipur football as Classic Football Academy emerged champions of the 2022-23 Hero U-17 Youth Cup after beating Sudeva Delhi FC 2-0 in the final here at the Deccan Arena on Tuesday, January ..

State senior men's cricket team return to heroes welcome after Ranji Trophy heroics

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jan 31 : Manipur Senior men's cricket team who finished Plate Group runners up in Ranji Trophy 2022-23 were accorded a warm reception by Manipur Cricket Association today on their arrival at Imphal International Airport this a..

YPHU, CYCLONE notch up convincing wins in Veteran T-20 Cricket Tournament

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jan 31 : YPHU-Lalambung crushed CHAMP-Khagempalli by 7 wickets as CYCLONE-Thangmeiband thumped YCC-Wangkhei by 6 wickets in today's Group A matches of the ongoing 10th Manipur Veteran T-20 Cricket  Tournament at Luker Gro..

76th Santosh Trophy Group VIManipur qualify for final round despite 0-1 loss against Punjab in top of table clash

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jan 31 : Hosts Manipur went down by a slender 0-1 margin against Punjab in the Group VI top of the table clash in the 76th Santosh Trophy this afternoon at Khuman Lampak Main Stadium.The result lifted Punjab to top of the grou..

Col CK Nayudu TrophyManipur go down by an innings and 80 runs to Assam

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jan 31 : Manipur slumped to fourth straight loss in the Col CK Nayudu Trophy 2022-23 going down by an innings and 80-run loss to Assam at Tinsukia District Sports Association Ground, Assam on the third day of the match today.H..

Sunrise Club knock out Young Sinlung Club by 7-0 goals

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jan 31 :  Sunrise Club-Kadamtala knocked out Young Sinlung Club 7-0 in the preliminary knockout stage of the 29th KC Mallick Memorial Invitation Football tournament organised by the All Jiribam Sports Association at Jirib..

LYUC post third win in Jr State Kabaddi Championships

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jan 31 : LYUC eased to their third win in junior competition of the 49th Junior and 33rd Sub-Junior Manipur State Level Kabaddi Championship underway at Kha Kangjeibung, Laphupat Tera.LYUC beat MUC 30-25 for the third win toda..

Sport Minister opens 1st Winter Games, announces Rs 50 crore for sports development in Ukl

Mungchan ZimikUkhrul, Jan 30 : Minister for Sports and PWD Govindas Konthoujam on Monday inaugurated the 1st Winter Games - 2023 for Ukhrul and Kamjong districts at Ukhrul district headquarters.Declaring the 6-day games opened at Wino Ground, Sports Minis..

Jr and Sub-Jr Kabaddi C'shipsAMDASCAM ease to third straight victory in Jr boys competition

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jan 30 : AMDASCAM-Atoukhong posted two victories to extend their winning run in the junior boys competition in the Junior and Sub-Junior Kabaddi Championships to three.The tournament began yesterday at Kha Kangjeibung-Laphupat..

29th KC Mallick Memorial Invitation Football tourney begins

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jan 30 : The 29th edition of KC Mallick Memorial Invitation Football Tournament 2022-23 kicked off today under the aegis of the All Jiribam Sports Association at Jiribam Hr Secondary School playground.19-team including teams f..

LCCC, NAPSA script comprehensive victories in Veteran T-20 Tourney

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jan 30 : LCCC-Lilong Chajing and NAPSA-Kha Imphal kicked off their Group B campaigns in the 10th Manipur Veteran T-20 Cricket Tournament on winning notes today at Luker ground.In the first match of the day, LCCC crushed KCC-Ko..

S Khomunnom YC lift TAYA annual sports meet men's football title

Our CorrespondentKANGPOKPI, Jan 30 : The 45th Tujang Area Youth Association (TAYA) annual sports meet ended in style as S Khomunnom Youth emerged champions in the main football after defeating the defending champions Cananphai Youth Club in the final matc..

Manipur now has 27 NCA-Certified Level-1 coaches

IMPHAL, Jan 30 : The Manipur Cricket Association (MNCA) has now as many as 27 NCA-Certified Level 1 Coaches after 4 more coaches cleared the coaches course conducted by NCA online from August 8 to 12 last year.Two-Day onsite assessment of the coaches as a..

KIYDO reach Moirang 2nd Divn League final

IMPHAL, Jan 30 KIYDO-Kwakta beat AMOFA Academy 5-4 on penalties after a 1-1 regulation time draw to seal a place in the final of the ongoing 2nd Late Philem Irabot Singh Memorial 2nd Division District League.KIYDO enjoyed a slender lead for a major portio..

U-14 Boys Inter Club tourney to resume from Feb 6

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jan 30 : Dilbung Kamchor Memorial 1st U-14 Boys Inter Club Tournament organised by the All Manipur Football Association will resume from February 6.The tournament was halted after January 14 in view of the school examinations ..

27th Liangmai Sports Meet concludes on peaceful note

Our CorrespondentSenapati, Jan 30 : The 27th Liangmai Sports Meet which was organised by Liangmai Sports Association (LSA) Assam, Manipur and Nagaland concluded with a peaceful spirit on January 25 after a fortnight of sporting activities (from January 10..

State team trial for 13th Junior Mr India on Feb 5

IMPHAL, Jan 30 : The All Manipur Body Builders Association (AMBBA) is set to conduct State team trial on February 5 at its office at Khuman Lampak for the 13th Men's Junior/Masters/Divyang/Sr Women Bodybuilding and 4th Junior Women's Sports Model Physique..

Col CK Nayudu TrophyManipur trail Assam by 289 runs as Al Bashid knocks 91 on Day 2

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jan 30 : Manipur are trailing behind Assam by 289 runs after posting 165 runs for 6 in 67 overs of the first innings on Day 2 of a Col CK Nayudu Trophy 2022-23 match at Tinsukia District Sports Association Ground.Assam who car..

7th MNCA Elite Tournament from February 9

IMPHAL, Jan 30 : The 7th edition of MNCA W Prahlada and W Ramananda Elite Tournament will kick off from February 9 at Luwangpokpa Cricket Stadium.12 teams including Al-Ameen, Blue Hawk, CRAU, CHAMP, CYCLONE, MPSC, MODEL, PTRC, REYS, RULE, SCCC, TRAU are i..

AMIMYDO-A, KEYDA win in 1st State Level Mini Boys Volleyball C'ship

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jan 30 : AMIMYDO-B, Mayang Imphal and KEDYA, Konuma emerged victorious in today's matches of the 1st State Level Mini Boys Volleyball Championship which kicked off yesterday at Konuma.The event is organised by Konuma Erel Yout..

AMSA Sports Meet begins

Our CorrespondentTHOUBAL, Jan 30 : The seventh edition of AMSA Sports Meet began today at the All Maring Sports Association's (AMSA) sports complex at Laiching Kangshang village in Tengnoupal district.The biennial sporting event which will see men compete..

Ranji Trophy 2022-23 Manipur go down by 220 runs to Bihar to finish runners up

PATNA, Jan 29Bihar thrashed Manipur by 220 runs in the Plate Group final of the Ranji Trophy at the Moin Ul Haq Stadium in Patna on Sunday.Chasing a mammoth 549 to win, Manipur was bowled out for 324 with captain Langlonyamba M scoring 117 while Nawaz Kha..

76th NFC for Santosh Trophy Group VIManipur trounce Jharkhand 5-1 for fourth win on trot

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jan 29 : Hosts Manipur brushed aside Jharkhand by 5-1 goals in a lopsided encounter to extend their winning streak to four games in the 76th National Football Championship for Santosh Trophy Group VI competition.Manipur, who h..

Plate Tourney : NAPSA complete Group stage sweep, SSU squeeze through semis

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jan 29 : NAPSA became the outright Group A winners in the 7th MNCA Plate Tournament with an 8-wicket thrashing of YAC-Yaiskul today as SSU-Singjamei Kakwa beat IBSA by 74 runs to pip OSCAR on Net Run Rate and finish Group B ru..

38th State Polo : X-Polo Club beat Major Karan PC to retain title

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jan 29 : Defending champions X-Polo Club successfully defended their title in the 38th Men's State Level Polo Tournament by beating Major Karan Polo Club 10-5 in the final today at Mapal Kangjeibung.Th Jacob starred in the mat..

AMVA organises mini marathon

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jan 29 : The All Manipur Volleyball Association (AMVA) today hosted a mini marathon at Khuman Lampak Sports Complex today.The marathon participated by around 150 youth was organised as a part of Kalinga Institute of Industrial..

Veteran T-20 Cricket : YWC-L, CHAMP open winning account

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jan 29 : YWC-Langthabal and CHAMP-Khagempalli kicked off their Group A campaign in the 10th Veteran T-20 Cricket Tournament on winning notes at Luker ground.In the Group A opener, CYCLONE slumped to a 21 run loss to YWC-L afte..

Senior Women's One Day TrophyGanga Waikhom's fifer in vain as Manipur suffer 113 run loss to UP

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jan 29 : Ganga Waikhom struck five wickets to restrict Uttar Pradesh (UP) under 200 total but her effort went in vain as Manipur suffered a 113 run loss in the penultimate Group E match of the Senior Women's One Day Trophy 202..

Assam post 339/3 on Day 1in Col CK Nayudu Trophy

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jan 29 : Assam scored 338 for 3 against Manipur at Stumps on Day 1 in a Group C match of the ongoing Col CK Nayudu Trophy at Tinsukia District Sports Association Ground, Assam.Assam got off to a flying start after winning the ..

7th MNCA Plate TournamentRRCC register fifth win but miss semi-final berth, OSCAR win to raise semi-final hopes

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jan 28 : RRCC-Churachandpur had to settle for the third place in MNCA Plate Tournament Group B table despite sealing their fifth win today against YAC-Yaiskul at  Luwangpokpa Cricket Stadium.The win put RRCC on level ..

Model Club thump YUCC by 47 runs as 10th Veteran T-20 Cricket tourney begins

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jan 28 : The 10th edition of the Manipur Veteran T-20 Cricket Tournament organised by Manipur Veteran Cricket Association kicked off today at Luker ground with Model Club thrashing YUCC by 47 runs.Model Club gathered a commend..

Moirang 2nd Divn LeagueRising Star draw SEVA 1-1

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jan 28 : Rising Star-Saiton Awang drew SEVA-Naranseina to a 1-1 draw in an inconsequential Group B match of the ongoing 2nd Late Philem Irabot Singh Memorial 2nd Division District League at Kwakta Public Ground.SEVA enjoyed a ..