north east chess
Imphal, March 7: Santanu Borpatra Gohain of Assam retained the title of the sixth Northeast Chess Competition at Kangshang in Khuman Lampak sports complex today. In the final round, Gohain beat seeded player S. Premjit Singh to finish with 8.5 points. A. Chakritombi Singh of Manipur came second and N. Shantikumar of Manipur was third.
Elite league: Champ Khagempalli posted a three-wicket win against Reyoungster XI in the 1st MCA Elite Cricket League at Luwangpokpa cricket ground today.
MCA cricket: PCA Patsoi pulled off a nine-wicket win against MCA XI in the MCA Under-14 Cricket Tournament at Khuman Lampak sports complex today.