Directorate of Youth Resource and Sports (YR&S) has declared the list of players for taekwondo (boys), archery (boys), archery (girls), wrestling (boys), football (girls), boxing (boys), boxing (girls) for admission into sports academy, IG stadium Kohima. YR&S director Asangla Imti in a press note said the selection was done on merit basis from an interview held on December 7 at IG stadium Kohima.
The selected students are: Takewondo (Boys): P. Atongi Tikhir, Indinghei, Vikuyhe Swuro, H. Waghan Phom and S. Neyklom Phom. Candidates on the waiting list are Shangsipi K, Haichiliung and Vilazotuo. For Archery boys, the selected candidates are Lüku Niezovolie Chüpuo, Thipusato Kezo and Yongkongnukshi while V. Mughakivi is in the waiting list. For Archery girls, the selected are Ruovinuo Theünuo and Topolü Swuro. For wrestling boys, the selected are Lhikhozo Shijoh and Nutso Thobu while Zayievotso is on the waiting list. Agheli K. Yeptho was selected for football girls while Diethosieu Zhale is on the waiting list. Voliyoli Tenna was selected for Boxing (girls) while for Boxing boys Simeon Hegwang and Keyigau is on the waiting list.
The selected candidates have been directed to report to the concerned coaches on January 19 with necessary beddings and sports kits, failing which their name would be dropped from the selected list.