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Spring Badminton Championship underway at Ungma

By Imrongkumba Aier Updated: Mar 15, 2021 11:13 pm
Imkongmar kicking off the Spring Badminton Championship on Monday.  

Our Correspondent
 Mokokchung, March 15 (EMN):
Spring Badminton Championship organised by Soyim Shuttlers under the aegis of Mokokchung District Badminton Association got underway at Bapu Tzubo Amphitheatre, Ungma on March 15.

The tournament was officially kicked off by Imkongmar, president of Adventure and Motor Sports Association Mokokchung (AMAM) as the honoured guest in the presence of Ungma Village Council members, AMAM members and MDBA officials.

Imkongmar in his speech encouraged the players to utilise their talents to achieve the goal they have set. He further encouraged the players to partake in the tournament upholding the spirit of sportsmanship.

Imkongmar also congratulated the organiser for hosting one of the biggest badminton tourneys in the district. He also expressed hope that the tournament would be the launching pad for many talented players to become professional players. 

More than 60 players from various corners of the district are participating in the three-day event. The tourney is being played under three categories-men’s double, 35+ doubles and 45+ doubles.

By Imrongkumba Aier Updated: Mar 15, 2021 11:13:37 pm