Manipur U-17 wushu team which participated at the National Level Sports Competitions under Khelo India for the year 2016-17 at Guntur in Andhra Pradesh earned overall team champion with its overall plendid performance in the competition. The team won the title with 6 gold and 1 silver medals.
The competition which had only sanshou event was held from 4th to 9th February 2017. Both boys and girls teams won team champions in the tournament and crowned overall champion.
In the championship, M Samson Singh (boy’s 48kg), Y Thoisana Singh (boy’s 60kg), Th Ronibala Devi (girl’s 48kg), N Romita Devi (girl’s 52kg), N Roshibina Devi (girl’s 56kg) and P Sanathoi Devi (girl’s 60kg) won gold medals. M Jenat Sing won silver medal in boy’s 56kg category.
Manipur team was led by M Bimoljit Sing as team manager and M Ronel Singh as team coach.