Women polo tournament in Manipur begins today

Imphal, January 17:The 4th edition of Manipur Statehood Day Women’s Polo Tournament at Mapal Kangjabung in Imphal has begun today to promote women polo in the country.

The All Manipur Polo Association (AMPA) is organizing the tournament under the sponsorship of Manipur Tourism department.

This year’s edition of the tournament will feature teams from the USA, Canada, Argentina, Kenya, Indian Polo Association and host Manipur state team and will compete for the winner’s title in the five-day competition, informed Director W Ibohal of Manipur Tourism department.

Kenya team is the defending champion while Canada team is participating for the first time.