3rd MBAI India National Muaythai and Muay Boran Championship were held at SAI-STC, NEHU Complex in Shilliong from November 2-5 where Tripura won 18 medals.
As a result of this achievement 4 athletes have been selected to represent India for the upcoming two world championship next year.
Soni Datta and Sanjay Debbarma will represent India in the World Championship of Muaythai which will be held in Cancun, Mexico from May 10-19, 2018. Both these athletes also represent India in the upcoming FISU World University Championship which will be held from July 23-31 in Thailand.
On the other hand Hebzibah Joute and Subarna Roy have been selected in the Indian team for Youth World Championship which will be held in Thailand in the month of August.
Prasenjit Singha, Secretary of All Tripura Amateur Muaythai Association congratulated the winners and also wished the four athletes for their best performance in the world stage.