KOHIMA, January 23: Neisiekuo Kengurüse of Nerhema village emerged as the champion of the 29rd wrestling meet 2020 of the Northern Angami Youth & Sports Association (NAYSA) Group-C held at Chuziema village under Kohima district on January 23.
Kengruruse downed Vikeduolie Lhousi of Meriema village in the final bout to take the title, while Ruokuovituo Rulho (Nerhema) and Kekhriesetuo Pfusenuo (Zhadima) in third and fourth position respectively.
The champion Kengruruse walked home with a cash prize of Rs 25000, while the runners up Lhousi received Rs 15000, followed by third and fourth with Rs. 10,000 and Rs. 5000 respectively.
For U16 category, Visoneilie Khubve from Zhadima Village defeated Kevimhalie Chadi of Nerhema village in the final bout. Neingusalie Soliezuo (Zhadima) stood in third and Neiphrezolie Mere (Zhadima) in fourth position respectively.
Special Officer to chief minister, Neibalie Rio graced the occasion as special guest of the inaugural programme, while Chuziema village chairman Kesoneilie Theunuo as the guest of honour. (Page News Service)