Manipur Women Police team finished third in the All India Police Handball cluster Championship 2016 held at Vishakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh.
In the third place play off, Manipur beat Maharashtra by a margin of 17 goals to 13.
Dimple and Sandhyarani devastated the opposition’s defence for the State team by scoring five goals each. Lakhsmi hit a treble, Apabi scored twice while Khomeiton and Babina contributed a goal each in Manipur’s win.
The Manipureves had lost to Andhra Pradesh police team 16-12 in the semifinal which was a very close fight.
Manipur Men Police Team
In the men’s quarter final match, Manipur police team went down fighting CISF 24-18.