SASA wrestling meet from January 30
Kohima, January 14
The 52nd wrestling meet of the Southern Angami Sports Association (SASA) will take place from January 30 to 31 at Khuzama Local Ground.Minister for Roads & Bridges and Parliamentary Affairs, Kuzholuzo (Azo) Nienu, will grace the occasion as the chief guest, while Dr. Neiketou Kiso, Director Family Welfare, will be the guest of honour.
The inaugural function, starting from 9:30 a.m. onwards will be chaired by SASA general secretary Er. Zale Neikha and Asano Zashümo as compere. SASA president Er. Pukroneizo Kera will deliver presidential address while administration of oath will be done by tournament director Nolvi Sophie.
The champion in Naga style will pocket a cash prize of Rs 60,000 while Rs 50,000, Rs 30,000 and Rs 20,000 is set for 2nd, 3rd and 4th place respectively.
All quarter finalist excluding position holders will get Rs. 2000 each.
A cash prize of Rs 6000 and Rs 4000 will be awarded to the first and second position in each category of national free style in senior level and Rs 4000 and Rs 2000 for Ist and 2nd in junior/cadet.
Meanwhile, all national style wrestlers have been informed to take their weight on January 30.
Referees for 52nd meet will comprise of Sapi Kin, Visüto Yore, Visakrol Vitsu and Kikhwesül Thokhwe. Field judges included: Medose Zhotso, Atho Koso, Zeluolie Mejura, Viphil Kidi, Zeluolie Kigwe and Zaprani Mekro.
SASA vice president Er. Zenyü Yore will chair the closing function. Declaration of new SASA team for 2014-16 will be made by election commissioner Neingu-u Zashümo. Vote of thanks will be proposed by SASA joint secretary Rokovikho Chale. Flagging down will be led by SASA joint tournament director Khriesamhalie Santsu.