Imphal, Sept 23
State level Boxing Championship 2019 for Men and Women which begins from Sept. 17 concluded yesterday at Boxing Arena, Khuman Lampak sports complex. Around 300 boxers from across the state took participated the Championship organised by Manipur Amateur Boxing Association (MABA)
Team Imphal west District crowned overall team champion by earning 110 point , while Bishnupur Dist cornered runners up with 80 points.
Boxer Imphal west district player P. Kingson Singh won the junior men’s (2003-2004) title. M.Kishan was adjudged men’s best boxer at the championship while Samim Banu (54 kg) manage the title best boxer.
L.Edison Singh of Imphal west 54 kg and Chanringwon khaleng 48 kg from Urkhul district were named as most promising players.
Ng. Dingko Singh Padmashri & Arjun Awardees and Boxing coach at CoE SAI Takyelpat attended as Chief Guest of the closing function while Ng. Tejkumar Singh, President Manipur Amateur Boxing Association (MABA) presided over the function. Salam Imocha Singh Hon’ble Judge Family Court ,Thoubal District and M. Mudhusudon MABA chief Advisor attended as guests of honour.
Cecil Thounaojam has been a freelance writer for Imphal Times and currently working as an in-house journalist for Imphal Times. He has completed MBA and worked as a copywriter for 5+ years in digital advertising agencies. Cecil is from Nongmeibung, Imphal East and he can be contacted at [email protected]