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Three Naga lads win medals

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By EMN Updated: Mar 27, 2021 1:04 am
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(Left to right) R Mairidin Newmai, Arsenba Ozukum and Kekhrieneitso Angami.

Dimapur, March 26 (EMN): Three Naga lads brought laurels to Nagaland state by winning medals, including gold at the Global Association of Mixed Martial Arts (GAMMA) India Open National Championships held at Fiton Sports in Bengaluru from March 23 to the 26th.

An update received here on Friday informed that Arsenba Ozukum won Gold in flyweight 56.7 kg category; Kekhrieneitso Angami, silver in lightweight 70.3 kg; and Mairidin Newmai, silver in featherweight 65.8 kg.

Limasunep Imchen also participated in the bantamweight 61.2 kg category conceded defeat to Aaquib Javed from Karnataka in the quarterfinals.

It was informed that players from this tournament will be selected for the team that will represent India at the Gamma Asian Championships to be held in Kyrgyzstan in July.

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By EMN Updated: Mar 27, 2021 1:04:29 am