Imphal: Team India has won the Hero Tri-Nation Football Tournament, 2023 beating Kyrgyz Republic (Kyrgyzstan). In the third and final match of the tournament played on Tuesday at Khuman Lampak
Main Stadium, India beat Kyrgyz Republic by 2 goals. Team India scored 2 goals while the opponent scored nil in normal time. Goals from Sandesh Jhingan and Sunil Chhetri earned India the Tri-Nation trophy with a 2-0 win over the Kyrgyzstan. India had previously defeated Myanmar by 1-0. Governor of Manipur Sushri Anusuiya Uikey witnessed the spectacular final match. Governor handed over the winning
trophy to the Captain of Team.
India, Sunil Chhetri. She along with Chief Minister N. Biren Singh gave away medals to the players. Referees, officials of Youth Affairs & Sports and All India Football Federation were also felicitated in the presentation ceremony.