By our sports activities journalist
IMPHAL, March 31: Though the Manipur Sub-Junior boys needed to accept the title of normal finalist, the State doubles staff took the primary honor on the twenty third Sepak Takraw Boys and Women Nationwide Junior Championship hosted by Goa Sepak Takraw Affiliation in Fatorda, Margao.
Manipur, who has been an indomitable pressure for many years in Indian Sepak Takraw‘s historical past, misplaced 21-18, 19-21, 20-22 to Bihar to complete the finalist within the occasion.
Earlier within the quarter-finals, Manipur beat Goa in straight units (21-13, 21-8) and edged Nagaland (21-14, 21-8) within the semifinals to safe a remaining assembly with Bihar.
The sub-juniors of Manipur additionally failed within the common semifinals, succumbing to a 13-21, 14-21 loss to the ladies of Bihar after a back-to-back set victory over Delhi within the quarter-finals.
The state staff was, nonetheless, positioned third.
Manipur’s common junior males’s staff additionally suffered grief, dropping 9-21, 9-21 to Delhi within the semifinals. They completed fourth following a draw with the opposite Bihar semi-finalists.
Manipur, nonetheless, has trigger for celebration as State’s doubles staff took a 21-15, 21-19 victory over Bihar within the remaining to seal the best honor.
Within the quarterfinals, Manipur beat Telangana 21-13, 21-19 earlier than beating Nagaland 21-14, 21-10 within the semi-final.