DIPHU, Dec 8: Chirinti Veteran team defeated Phuloni Veterans 7-2 in a football friendly match played at KASA stadium, Diphu on Sunday.
Assam Masters’ Games Association secretary Dhonsing Rongpi witnessed the match as chief guest along with other dignitaries who include Phuloni KCS Zone Advisory Committee member Kolomsing Ingti, Phuloni Veteran president Bidyasing Rongpi, secretary Promod Teron, Diphu Chirinti president Mogalsing Rongpi, secretary Nilambar Ingti, Dr. Borsing Rongpi, Master Games Karbi Anglong District Sports Secretary Rudra Killing and KAAC FAO Herbert Kro.
While addressing the gathering, president of Chirinti club stated that it is very important to stay healthy and veterans should not stop indulging themselves in sports activities in order to stay healthy. He also mentioned that seminars on health and maintenance should be organised so that senior citizens will be free from obese and other health issues.
It can be mentioned that the two veteran teams also played a friendly match on November 30 in which Chirinti team won 1-0 at Phuloni playground.