SSP conducts cricket c’ship for novice cadets

DIMAPUR, SEPTEMBER 10 (MExN): Sainik School, Punglwa (SSP) organised a Cricket Championship for novice cadets from September 2 to 9 with an objective to encourage them to explore their talents in games and sports and to enable them to excel in the game they are good at.


The championship was played by six sections of classes 6 and 7 on league cum knockout basis. In the final match, class 6A won the toss and decided to bat and scored 70 runs out of the 10 overs. Class 7B however easily won the match by 8 wickets and were crowned champions of the tournament. Class 7A was placed third in the championship.


After giving away the prizes, the Chief Guest, Lt Col M Kiran Meitei, Officiating Principal, congratulated the winners. In his address, the Chief Guest encouraged the cadets to put in their best in every competition they take part; be it academics, games and sports or otherwise.