Saturday, December 10, 2022

NWA to organise free style championship


Nagaland Wrestling Association (NWA) is set to organise Nagaland Senior Free Style Wrestling Championship 2022 on November 26, at IG Stadium, Kohima.
NWA press secretary, C Theyo, while informing this said the championship would be open to all bona-fide units and also any interested individual wrestlers from Nagaland. The weight categories for men will comprise of 57 kg, 61 kg, 65 kg, 70 kg, 74 kg, 79 kg, while for women it will be 50 kg, 53 kg, 55 kg, 57 kg and 59 kg.
The weight measurement and registration will be done on November 25, at Indira Gandhi Stadium, Kohima from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Winner in any of the categories would be representing the state in the forthcoming national level championship to be held in December. During the championship, advisor, Fire & Emergency Services, SIRD and Relief & Rehabilitation, Phowang Konyak, will be the special guest while Wrestling Federation of India former vice president, K. Puro will be the guest of honour. All intending wrestlers have been informed to contact at 9402036988 or 7005472064 for further queries. Meanwhile, NWA president and colleagues have expressed their happiness on the achievement in wrestling during the recently concluded NE Olympic Games held in Shillong.

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