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Meghalaya Games 2024

Tura bids farewell to Meghalaya Games with grandeur and honoring athletes

This has been amazing week for Tura, its citizens and, more importantly, the over 3000 athletes who came together to make this first ever state games in garo Hills a resounding success.

5th Meghalaya Games come to a grand conclusion in Tura; next edition moves to Jowai

Addressing the athletes, officials and the general public gathered at the venue, Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma announced that the next edition of the Meghalaya Games would be held in Jowai, West Jaintia Hills district.

5th Meghalaya Games | Volleyball | South West Khasi Hills & West Garo Hills clinch gold

The volleyball finals of the 5th Meghalaya Games came to an end in Tura on Saturday, with South West Khasi Hills District securing the gold in the women's category, and West Garo Hills District claiming the gold in the men's category.

5th Meghalaya Games | Ri Bhoi stuns everyone at U18 Football Boys & Girls to clinch double gold

Defying all odds, the dark horse Ri Bhoi District bagged Gold Medals for both U18 Men’s and Women’s Football in the 5th Meghalaya Games held at the P.A Sangma Football Stadium, Tura.

5th Meghalaya Games | East Khasi Hills rules Boxing arena with 9 Gold medals

The boxing events were held at Don Bosco School, Tura from January 16 to 19, 2024.

East Khasi Hills overwhelming favourite to sweep 5th Meghalaya Games as events draw to a close

East Khasi Hills continued their domination on the sports arena, across multiple disciplines at the 5th Meghalaya Games with most events coming to a close on Friday evening, and on the eve of the closing ceremony they remain the favourites to be crowd champions of the game.

5th Meghalaya Games| Football finals’ date shifted, to be played on today evening

The decision to advance the finals to Friday is due to logistical constraints, as the authorities will need to hand over the ground by 12 PM.

David and Goliath scenario of heroism by Garos in weightlifting

One was a volunteer for the ongoing Meghalaya games and the other two physical fitness enthusiasts pumping weights at a local gym in Tura, the trio of Raksil N Sangma, Chukam N Marak and John Tengsubat D Sangma had never imagined they would be standing at the victory podium displaying their medals in a sporting event they never participated in.

5th Meghalaya Games uncovers immense potential of youth power in state

As the games progress to another day of sports, Meghalaya witnesses a skill set of untapped potential amongst the youth in the state.

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