BIRSINGKI, Dec 09: The Joint Christian Youth Association under-16 football tournament kicked off in West Karbi Anglong today.
The football tournament for West Karbi Anglong Amri region kicked off today at Umswai model playground which was earlier inaugurated in a ceremony led by Paul Sten and assisted by general secretary Newbondro Kholar who welcomed all guests, players and audience gathered there. Noted guests present at the inaugural ceremony include Reverend Albert Teron Karbi, Amri Pinpo Amei general secretary Rajendra Bey, Amri Mauzadar Moyasing Bey, 1st prize donor, Gideon Teron, Amri sports Association president Winchester Engti, highest scorer donor Zealsing Phangcho and organising secretary Aladin Engti.
The first match of the tournament was played between Rainbow FC Langlongku and Lion FC Amsai. The match was won by Raibow FC team thrashing opponent team by 5-1 goals.