Cadets World Judo Championships
First Ever World Championship Medal For India Gold For Linthoi Chanambam
Linthoi Chanambam Defeated Bianca Reis Of Brazil To Win A Historic Gold Medal In The 57 Kg Division.
She Began Playing The Sport In 2014
The Match Was Very Close For Most Parts, Linthoi Chanambam Won It By Scoring A Waza-ari
Linthoi, Who Is From Mayang, Manipur, Is Currently Enrolled In The Judo Programme At The Inspire Institute Of Sport (Iis),
Where Mamuka Kizilashvili Serves As The Head Coach.
In 2017 Linthoi enrolled at the IIS High Performance Training Facility in Vijayanagar, Karnataka.
Linthoi was just 13 when the Sports Authority of India (SAI) started funding
Linthoi Won Gold For The First Time In 2018 At The Sub-junior National Championships.
The 16-year-old Linthoi made history by being the first Indian to take home a medal in Any
Age Group at the World Championships.