IMPHAL: L Unilkumar and M Somibala of Manipur defeated Rishav Sharma and Manali Bora of Assam 23-21, 21-17 to clinch the U-19 mixed double’s title on the final day of the North East Zone Inter State Badminton Championships 2015, organised by the Manipur Badminton Association (MBA) at MBA Indoor Stadium, DM College Campus, Imphal.
Men’s Singles: Laa Talaar of Arunachal Pradesh defeated Assam’s Hirakjyoti.
Women’s Singles: Ashmita Chhalia of Assam defeated Kaberi Phukan.
Boys doubles (U 19 Category): Laa Talaar of Arunachal pradesh bagged his second title after defeating L Unilkumar Singh of Manipur 21-15, 21-16 to clinch his second title in the tournament.
Women’s Doubles: Bornali Konwar and Kaberi Phukan of Assam defeated M Somibala and N Purnima Devi of Manipur 12-21, 17-21.
Girls doubles (U 19 Category): Laa Yajum and Pinky Karkil of Arunachal Pradesh defeated Somibala and Purnima
The closing ceremony of the championships was graced by sports Promoter Okram Surajkumar as chief guest, MI & DIPR Parliamentary Secretary K Meghachandra Singh, YAS & Tourism Manipur Parliamentary Secretary M Prithviraj, Chief Minister Secretary N Ashokumar (IAS), Range-II DIG
IK Muivah (IPS) were the other guests of honour.