SWC Khongman fencer L.Manda Devi claimed the gold medal in the Mini Girls Epee event of the 13th Governor’s Cup State Level Fencing Championship 2017 which got underway at Indoor Stadium, Khuman Lampak.
The Mini Girls Epee event saw eight fencers eyeing for the gold, however in the final, L.Manda Devi edge out S.Nelcy Rose by 15-13 point for the gold and silver medal. N.Lanchenbi of UPAA Kiyamgei and Ph.Anjilika of SAI RC fetch the bronze medals. As for the Mini Girls Sabre event, S.Maria of SWC Khongman beat S.Fiona of UPAA Kiyamgei by 15-10 point for the gold and silver while Y.Awendy of KHSC and P.Ambika of SWC Khongman shared the bronze medals.
Altogether 331 fencers from 13 units participated in the meet which was formally opened by National Boxing Coach and Dronacharya Awardee and Centre-in Charge SAI,SAG Imphal, L.Ibomcha Singh.