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36th PDSA meet: Defending champions lift men’s volleyball, again

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By Thejoto Nienu Updated: Mar 27, 2021 12:13 am
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Men’s volleyball final match between CAGSA and CASA in progress at Thenyizumi village on Friday. (EM Images)

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Thenyizumi, March 26 (EMN): Three-time champions in men’s volleyball at Phek District Sports Association (PDSA) meet, Chozuba Area Sports Association (CASA) defended the title in the 36th PDSA meet by defeating Chokri Area Games and Sports Association (CAGSA) in the final at Thenyizumi village on Friday.

CASA defeated CAGSA 25-23 and 25-19 in the first two sets before the latter fought back and claimed the third 21-25. CAGSA took lead in the initial stage of the fourth set looked poised to equalise the defending champions turned the table and won the championship match 25-23.

Meanwhile, Tizu Area Sports Association (TASA) women’s volleyball team defeated Chokri Area Games and Sports Association (CAGSA) in two straight sets, 29-27 and 25-18 in the final to lift the championship title.

Earlier in women’s volleyball semis, TASA edged out CASA 25-18 and 25-18, while CAGSA saw off Sekruzu Area Sports Association (SASA).

SASA registered win in the first set with 23-25, but lost 25-16 and 25-16 to CAGSA in the following matches.

Khezha-Khuzha defend men’s basketball

Three-time defending champions, Khezha-Khuzha beat SASA with a scoreline of 27-22 points.

In women’s basketball final, CAGSA defeated SASA via penalty after their match ended with equal points when the final whistle blew.

Football

In football, Centre Chakhesang Women lifted the championship title by defeating Phek Area Sports Association (PASA) with a solitary to lift the title.

Meanwhile, SASA and Centre Chakhesang will clash in men’s football final match which will be played on Saturday at 10 am.

The closing ceremony of 36th meet of PDSA will held on the same day. An exhibition match between PDSA officials and Area presidents will be played in the morning.

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By Thejoto Nienu Updated: Mar 27, 2021 12:13:10 am