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14th State Junior Basketball ChampionshipsESU crowned girls' champions; Thoubal, Kokilbon in boys' quarters

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 17 : ESU, Wangkhei emerged girls' champions in the 14th State Junior Basketball Championships as  Thoubal and Kokilbon secured their place in the boys quarter finals finishing third in Group A and B competitions.ESU g..

16th Manipur State LeagueNACO hand TRAU third loss, NISA extend winning run

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 17 : TRAU, Kwakeithel slumped to third straight loss in the 16th Manipur State League Group B competition  with a 1-3 defeat in the hands of NACO, Nambul Mapal today at DSA Ground Kakching this morning.TRAU found the ..

PLAM to conduct sub-junior and junior team trial on April 21

IMPHAL, Apr 17 : Powerlifting Association Manipur (PLAM) will be conducting State team trial on April 21 from 8 am  at Chumthang Sanapung, Langthabal Lep Makha Leikai in view of the National Sub-Junior and Junior Powerlifting and Bench Press Champion..

IW Subroto Cup from May 27

IMPHAL, Apr 17 : The District Youth Affairs and Sports Office is set to organise the district level Subroto Mukerjee Football Tournament for U-15 boys and U-17 boys and girls from May 27 at Langjing Achouba Turf Ground, Imphal.Interested schools may colle..

VSAI, Keishamthong FC triumph in 5th Sangai Trophy

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 17 : VSAI, Thangmeiband and Keishamthong FC pulled off wins in today's Group A and B matches of the ongoing 5th Sangai Trophy Veteran Football Championship at CYLC ground, Pishum.In the Group A match, VSAI who were held to..

YWC-Th rout FC Imphal 4-0 in U-17 Girls Football League

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 17 : Youth Welfare Club, Thambalkhong (YWC-Th) notched up a comfortable 4-0 win over FC Imphal today in the fourth match of the U-17 Khelo India Girls' Football League 2023-24 which was resumed today after more than a mont..

U-19 Women's One Day Trophy YPHUC post 56 run victory over Al-Ameen

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 17 : YPHUC rode on bowlers to post a 56 run victory over Al-Ameen, Lilong in a Group B encounter of the ongoing 2nd MNCA U-19 Women's One Day Trophy at Kongba Khunou Dhobi Lampak today.YPHUC were able to gather 94 runs for..

8th MNCA Elite TournamentCYCLONE, CHAMP cruise to 8th wins; PTCC crush RULE by 117 runs to boost playoff chances

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 16 : CYCLONE, Thangmeiband and CHAMP, Khagempalli spiced up the race for pole position in the league stage of the 8th MNCA W Prahlada and W Ramananda Elite Tournament by posting their 8th victories in 10 matches today.Both..

U-19 Women's One Day TrophySeterny powers THAU to second win

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 16 : THAU, Thangmeiband thumped PTCC, Patsoi Part III by 84 runs for their second Group A win in the ongoing 2nd U-19 Women's One Day Trophy at its home ground today.Opting to bat first, THAU amassed a massive total of 226..

14th State Junior Basketball C'shipsESU, CYLC reach boys' semis; YOSC overwhelm YASU 34-4 in girls' competition

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 16 : ESU, Wangkhei and CYLC, Chingamathak made it to the boys semis from Group A in the ongoing 14th State Junior Basketball Championships as YOSC, Khurai notched up a 34-4 win over YASU, Brahmapur Bheigyabati Leikai in th..

UVSA, LFC win in 5th Sangai Trophy

IMPHAL, Apr 16 : UVSA, Lilong and Langthabal FC (LFC) emerged victorious in today's matches of the ongoing 5th Sangai Trophy Veteran Football Championship at CYLC ground, Pishum.UVSA won 2-1 over MVFC, Chandel in their Group C opener courtesy of S Budha (..

8th MNCA W Prahlada and W Ramananda Elite TournamentRex's allround performance guides PTRC to 51 run victory; Model Club, ESU too win

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 15 : RK Rex starred with both the bat and ball to guide PTRC, Patsoi Part IV to a 51 run victory over TRAU, Kwakeithel today in the ongoing 8th MNCA W Prahlada and W Ramananda Elite Tournament at Luwangpokpa Cricket Stadiu..

U-19 Women's One Day TrophyRabina dazzles as AKSDO notch up 264 run victory over Al-Ameen

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 15 : Khundrakpam Rabina scored an unbeaten 31 before claiming five wickets to steer AKSDO, Khangabok to a comprehensive 264-run victory over Al-Ameen, Lilong in a Group B match of the ongoing 2nd MNCA Women's U-19 One Day ..

AMBBA names 11 athletes selected for Indian team trial

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 15 : The All Manipur Body Builders Association (AMBBA) has announced the names of players shortlisted to attend National team trial for the upcoming 56th Asian and 15th WBPF World Bodybuilding and Physique Sports Champions..

14th State Junior Basketball ChampionshipsModel Club, LMYVA, ESU cruise to third wins; ESU win in women's opener

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 15 : Model Club, Chingamakha, LMYVA, Lalambung and ESU, Wangkhei sealed their third straight victories to confirm their places in the boys' semi-finals of the ongoing 14th State Junior Basketball Championships as ESU girls..

Elite Tourney : Loktongbam Santosh stars as CYCLONE go top with 201-run victory over PTCC

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 14 : Loktongbam Santosh picked six after contributing 23 runs to help CYCLONE, Thangmeiband crush PTCC, Patsoi Part III at Luwangpokpa Cricket Stadium for the 7th win in the ongoing 8th MNCA W Prahlada and W Ramananda Elit..

2nd Women's U-19 One Day Trophy begins; THAU, FORCE post convincing wins

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 14 : THAU, Thangmeiband and FORCE, Kshetrigao posted comprehensive wins as the 2nd Women's U-19 One Day Trophy kicked off today under the aegis of Manipur Cricket Association.9-teams clubbed into two groups are in the fray..

Meiraba wins All India Senior Ranking tournament men's title

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 14 :  Manipur's ace shuttler Maisnam Meiraba defeated Saneeth DS of Karnataka to top the men's singles All India Senior Ranking Badminton tournament yesterday in Bengaluru.Meiraba, seeded 12th, got the better of 12th ..

16th Manipur State League AFC romp 5-0 past USA, YOSC edge past NACO 2-1 for second win

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 14 : The Athletics Football Club (AFC), Thoubal registered a dominating 5-0 win over USA, Khurai today at DSA Ground, Kakching in a Group A match of the 16th Manipur State League.Laishram Roshan and Sahidur Rahaman starred..

AMBBA trial today

IMPHAL, Apr 14The All Manipur Body Builders Association (AMBBA) will be conducting trial selection of players tomorrow from 2 pm at its office in view of the impending Indian team trial for the 56th Asian Bodybuilding and Physique Sports Championship 2024..

5th Sangai Trophy : April 15 matches deferred

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 14 : The matches of the 5th Sangai Trophy Veterans' Football Championship scheduled on April 15 have been postponed.The matches were postponed in view of the law and order situation and in public interest, said the conveno..

14th State Junior Boys Basketball ChampionshipModel Club, LMYVA, ESU post second straight victories

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 14 : Model Club, Chingamakha and LMYVA, Lalambung posted second Group B victories and ESU, Wangkhei registered their second Group A win in the ongoing 14th State Junior Boys Basketball Championship at Brahmapur Nahabam Bas..

8th MNCA Elite TournamentJotin hits ton, Joyraj picks four as PTRC hammer Model Club by 202 runs

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 12 : Jotin Pheiroijam produced a masterful knock of a 79-ball 141 and Khaidem Joyraj picked four as PTRC, Patsoi Part IV crushed Model Club, Singjamei Chingamakha by 202 runs at Khangabok Cherapur Public Ground in the ongo..

Model Club, TDBA, LMYVA, ESU victorious as 14th State Junior Boys' Basketball C'ship gets underway

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 12 : The 14th State Junior Basketball Championships for boys and girls kick-started today at Brahmapur Nahabam Basketball Court under the aegis of the Manipur Basketball Association.10 boys' teams (clubbed into two groups)..

State Level Polo : Linthoinganbi Kangjei Lup, Arvind Polo Club crowned women and junior boys' champions

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 12 : Linthoinganbi Kangjei Lup (LKL) and Arvind Polo Club emerged champions of the 19th State Women's and 7th U-16 Boys' Polo Tournaments organised by the All Manipur Polo Association.In the women's final held yesterday, L..

Noufal shines as Gokulam slam six past TRAU to end campaign

KOZHIKODE, Apr 12Gokulam Kerala ended their I-League season on a high with a comfortable 6-1 victory over TRAU FC at the EMS Stadium in Kozhikode on Friday, April 12, 2024. A first-half blitz was enough to neutralise an already relegated TRAU FC.With the ..

Jeet Kune Do gold medallists feted

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 12 : CRPF, Group Centre in Lanjing yesterday feted Jeet Kune Do athletes who won gold medals for India at the 9th South Asian Games held from January 29 t0 31 under the aegis of IGP, Manipur and Nagaland Sector CRPF.As man..

Laishram Suraj nets thrice as NEROCA FC blank United Brothers FC 3-0

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 12 : NISA, Thangmeiband and NEROCA FC, Sangakpham posted identical 3-0 wins in today's matches of the ongoing 16th Manipur State League.At Kakching DSA ground, NISA rode on second half chances to rout TRAU, Kwakeithel 3-0 ..

KFC, NKVFC win in 5th Sangai Trophy

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 12 : Keishamthong FC (KFC) and NKV FC, Utlou registered wins in today's matches of the ongoing 5th Sangai Trophy Veteran's Football Champion-ship 2024  at CYLC ground, Pishum.In the Group B match, KFC won 1-0 over MLV..

State bodybuilders accorded warm reception

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 10 : State bodybuilders who participated in the 13th Federation Cup-Senior Men's Bodybuilding and Physique Sports National Championship 2024 were accorded a warm reception upon their arrival at Imphal International Airport..

Kharin Shaiza returns to warm reception

Mungchan ZimikUkhrul, Apr 10 : Kharin Shaiza of Ukhrul/Hunphun who participated in the recently held  Federation Cup- Bodybuilding and Physique Sports Championship 2024 and secured fifth position in the men's 65 kg bodybuilding competition was given ..

NESU, FC Lamjao post contrasting wins as MPSC hold USA in 6-goal thriller

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 10 : FC Lamjao sealed a narrow 1-0 win over NACO, Nambul Mapal as NESU, Khurai romped 4-0 past Rahee UC in Group B encounters of the 16th Manipur State League today. The day also saw MPSC play out a 3-3 draw with NESU in a..

42nd batch of RCC programme from Apr 20

IMPHAL, Apr 10 : The 42nd batch of Regular Coaching Centre (RCC) programme of the Department of Youth Affairs and Sports for 24 sports disciplines is all set to commence from April 20. The programme will continue till September of this year.The discipline..

1st MNCA Men's U-23 H Biramangol Memorial Tournament soon

IMPHAL, Apr 10 : The 1st edition of MNCA Men's U-23 Haobam Biramangol Singh Memorial Tournament 2023-24 is set to commence shortly.Affiliated clubs may submit their letter of confirmation for the participation in the said tournament on or before April 18 ..

State set for finals of 19th State Women and U-16 Boys' Polo Tournaments

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 10 : The final line up for both the 19th State Women and 7th U-16 Boys' Tournaments have been completed yesterday and the finals will take place tomorrow at All Manipur Polo Association ground at Iroishemba.Linthoinganbi K..

16th Manipur State LeagueLYCC blank UBFC 3-0, SGFS edge past AFC 2-1

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 8 : Sang-gai Football School (SGFS) and Liwachangning Youth Cultural Club (LYCC) posted wins as NISA held YPHU to a goalless draw in today's matches of the 16th Manipur State League.In a Group A match at DSA Ground, Kakchi..

State Level Handball : YLK crowned both sub-junior boys and girls' champions

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 8 : Hosts YLK, Chingarel Tejpur claimed both the boys and girls' title of the 45th Sub-Junior State Level Handball Tournament organised under the auspices of Manipur Handball Association.In the sub-junior boys' final clash..

MUSA win 3-1 in 5th Sangai Trophy

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 8 : MUSA, Wangkhei pulled off a 3-1 win over FLAM, Yaiskul in the second match (Group D) of the 5th Sangai Trophy Veteran Football Championship being underway at CYLC ground, Pishum.Both the teams drew blank in the first h..

Pursue bodybuilding career under recognised controlling body only : AMBBA

IMPHAL, Apr 8The All Manipur Bodybuilders Association (AMBBA) has called upon bodybuilding enthusiasts to pursue career only under the association which is the sole controlling body recognised by the Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of Manipur.AMBBA, ..

State Level Polo TournamentsCHPC in women's final, Arvind PC reach junior boys' final

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 8 : Chingkhei Hunba Polo Club (CHPC) entered the 19th Women's State Level Polo Tournament final as Arvind Polo Club booked the final ticket in the 7th Junior Boys State Level Polo Tournament.CHPC entered the final with a 6..

19th Women and 7th Junior Boys State Level Polo Tournaments begin

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 7 : The 19th edition of Women and 7th edition of Junior Boys State level Polo Tournament kicked off today at All Manipur Polo Association (AMPA) ground Iroishemba under the aegis of AMPA.5 women's teams and 6 boys teams ar..

Arnold bags gold, Surchandra wins silver at 13th Federation Cup

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, April 7 : K Arnold bagged Manipur a gold medal as Ng Surchandra won a silver medal at the 13th Federation Cup Senior Men's Bodybuilding and Physique Sports National Championship 2024 held from April 6 to 7 at Vasco, Goa.K Arno..

Konjengbam Poireikhomba wins Rapid Chess tourney title

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 7 : Kongjengbam Poireikhomba claimed the title of the 3rd DCA Rapid Chess Tournament 2024 organised by the D Chess Academy at Uripok Khoisnam Leikai.Poireikhomba amassed as many as 6 points to top the tournament after 7 ro..

IVFA win 1-0 in 5th Sangai Trophy opener

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 7 : IVFA, Singjamei registered a slender 1-0 win as the 5th Sangai Trophy Veteran's Football Championship kicked off at CYLC ground, Pishum under the aegis of United Veteran Football Association, Manipur.The lone goal that..

45th State Level Sub-Junior Handball Tourneys YLK edge past IMC 22-21 in sub-junior boys' tournament, both qualify for semis

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, April 7 : Hosts YLK, Chingarel Tejpur edged past IMC, Thoubal 22-21 in a keenly contested Group B match of the 45th State Level Sub-Junior Boys Handball Tournament.It was the second straight victory for the hosts and eventuall..

8th MNCA Elite TourneyRain plays spoilsport, forces abandonment of three matches

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 7 : Rain disrupted three matches of the 8th MNCA W Prahlada and W Ramananda Elite Tournament today forcing teams to share a point apiece from the abandoned matches.At Khangabok Cherapur Public Ground, RULE-Meitram posted 2..

16th Manipur State League begins, YOSC upset TRAU 3-0

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, April 7 : YOSC, Khurai got off to a flying start in the 16th Manipur State League as they blanked TRAU, Kwakeithel 3-0 courtesy of a double from Ningthoujam Pritam at DSA ground, Kakching.15 teams clubbed into two groups are t..

8th MNCA Elite TournamentSadananda bowls PTCC to 69-run victory

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 6 : Sadananada Okram picked up 6 wickets to inspire PTCC, Patsoi a commanding 69-run victory over TRAU, Kwakeithel in the ongoing 8th MNCA W Prahlada and W Ramananda Elite Tournament.Put in to bat first, PTCC racked up a c..

MABA to conduct trial for youth men and women on April 9

IMPHAL, Apr 6The Manipur Amateur Boxing Association (MABA) has informed that it will conduct trial selection for Youth Men and Women's teams at Khuman Lampak Boxing Arena on April 9 for participating in the National Selection Trial in view of the forthcom..

45th Sub-Junior State Level Handball Championships underway

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Apr 6 : The 45th edition of Sub-Junior Boys and Girls State Level Handball Championship kicked off today at The Yaipha Lamjing Kanglup (YLK) ground in Chingjarel Tejpur, Imphal East.7 boys' teams and 5 girls' teams clubbed int..