Dimapur, August 14: A 10-member team of Nagaland Pencak Silat team will participate in the upcoming Junior National Pencak Silat Championship to be held in Amritsar, Punjab from August 19 to 21, organized by Indian Pencak Silat Federation.
The team will leave on August 17.
The Nagaland Pencak Silat team will be headed by president Khevishe Sema with two officials Hetoi Sema, A. Ghunato Sema and Deep Kumar. The junior team will take part in 4 events in the national championship in Tending, Ganda, Tunggal and Regu event.
The players are Kitenlo K. Thono, Kivinoka Swu, Kevin, Imnatoshi Longkumer, Nasher and Manish Chhetri.
In the championship, the Indian Pencak Silat Federation will select the best junior players to represent India in the International Junior Pencak Silat Championship to be held in Malaysia and Singapore in later part of September 2019.
(Page News Service)