Regarding the tournament to form the team a selection camp has been held at Ramthakur Boy’s school field.
Last time this tournament held at Guwahati where Tripura won total 16 medals including 5 gold medals.
On September 7 selection camp will be held to from the Sub Junior team while on September 14 selection camp will be held to from the Junior team.
145 athletes from Sadar Subdivision remained present at Badharghat Dasarath Deb Stadium as the camp was schedule to start from 10.00 am.
Tripura also celebrated this day with several sporting events and paid tribute to Major Dhyan Chand on his birth anniversary.
General Secretary of Tripura Athletics Association Biplab Kumar Datta announced the team today. Tripura will take part in Under 14, 16, 18 and Under 20 category Boy’s and Girl’s section.
Athletes from 8 districts along with Tripura Sports School, Sai Sag and Tripura Police took part in the tournament.
To mark the 70th Independence Day, with the initiative of Tripura Sports Council friendly matches in 4 events will be held tomorrow.
With the joint initiative of Tripura Sports Council and West District Sports Department and in cooperation with Tripura Athletics association, the tournament started today
The match was played between teams of 4 Assam Rifles and Tripura state Rifles. Around 100 locals and prominent personalities were present to witness the match.
Athletes from Udaipur, Amarpur and Karbook subdivision took part in this selection camp as the number has been around 150.
Total 53 athletes have been selected in the West district team in both the categories as this team has been selected from the West district level tournament which took place yesterday.
With 85 points Sadar Subdivision became champion while with 56 and 30 points respectively Jirania and Mohanpur subdivision bagged the second and third place respectively.
In the Gomati district event Moinuddin Choudhury defeated Sayan Deb by 5-11, 11-8 and 11-5 points while in the Dhalai district event Subhasish Das defeated Aditya Das by 10-1, 10-8 points.
In the final today East Jogendranagar Higher Secondary School won the match by 2-0 sets and also won the title.
Secretary of Municipal School Sports Board Satya Ghosh urged to all concerned people to remain present in this ceremony.
Among the other dignitaries MLA Ramu Das, Secretary of Tripura Sports Council Dilip Chakraborty, Secretary of Tripura Cricket Association Tapas Dey remained present.
On the day sports equipments will be distributed to the players while also school library and laboratory will be inaugurated on the same day.
Senior Basketball Coach of Tripura Tulsi Sen died yesterday at his own residence at around 10.00 pm.
With the initiative of State Handball association at the beginning it was scheduled to be a club level event but in the meeting which was held on June 29 only 5 clubs took part whereas there are total 13 clubs which have been affiliated by the association.
As per the news the fixture, place and committee will be finalized in this upcoming meeting also in the same meeting date for the refreshers course of the coaches will also be finalized.