Manipur cadet taekwondo team won overall team champion title at the 2nd National Cadet Taekwondo Championship 2015, Hyderabad which was held from 31st July to 2nd August of 2015.Young girls bagged 3 gold and 1 silver and 5 bronze medals to claim the title with 61 points.
The boys’ team stood at the third place with 1 gold, 3 silver and 1 bronze to book for 3rd place with 48 points.
In the championhsip, U Ginabati (41 kg), L Binita (55 kg), N Helena (59 kg) and Ch Yaikhomba (65 kg) clinched gold medals in their respective weight categories.
W Ronald (33 kg), Nongdrengkhaba (41 kg), P Bhopen (49 kg) and S Nancy claimed silver medals in their respective weight categories.
M Urmeli (29 kg), L Riyana (33 kg), N Rashida (47 kg), L Priyanka (51 kg) and S Lenin (57 kg) won bronze medal each in the championship. Y Aparna also secured a bronze medal in the poomsae individual event.
Overall, Manipur won 4 gold, 4 silver and 6 bronze medals to clinch the overall team champion in the championship which was organised by the Taekwondo Federation of India.