Pfutsero, 9 December (MTNews): Under the aegis of the Chakhesang Wrestling Association (CWA), selection trial camp for the event of Belt & Free Style Wrestling for Phek District was held today at the Dr. SC Jamir Badminton Stadium, Pfutsero.

Chakhesang Phek District Belt & Free Style Wrestling Selection
Selected wrestlers with CWA officials and match umpires after the selection trials.

According to a press statement issued by CWA General Secretary Kuzhovesa Soho, the camp was conducted to participate in the forthcoming Nagaland Olympic Games 2024 scheduled to be held from 12 to 17 February 2024.

A total of 30 wrestlers from all over the Phek district participated in the camp where 2 best wrestlers (first and second position holder) from each category were selected to represent Phek District in the said Nagaland Olympic Games. The day’s matches were officiated by Vekhriyi Chüzho, Surhoney Soho and Mhasheve Resuh.

The following wrestlers were selected against the given category:

Belt Wrestling (Men)
60 Kg and below
1st – Rüpfüzo Lase
2nd – Ngosa Tünyi

70 Kg and below
1st – Yonuyi Yhobu
2nd – Wecho Wetsah

80 Kg and below
1st – Vethozo Lohe
2nd – Pozo Kezo

90 Kg and below
1st – Preku Krome
2nd – Kuluveyi Puro

100 Kg and below
1st – Serayi Tetseo
2nd – Thuputha Hesuh

Belt Wrestling (Women)
1. 60 Kg and below
1st – Vekhonelu Curhah

Free Style Wrestling (Men)
70 Kg and below
1st – Kusayi
2nd – Yonuyi Yhobu

Free Style Wrestling (Women)
60 Kg and below
1st – Vekhonelu Curhah

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