Sports Contest for Pochonbo Torch Prize Closes in DPRK

Nampho, June 29 (KCNA) — The Sports Contest for Pochonbo Torch Prize came to a close with due ceremony at the Nampho Gymnasium on Friday, after starting on June 1.

Its participants competed in dozens of events including football, basketball, volleyball, table-tennis and swimming in Pyongyang, Phyongsong, Hamhung, Nampho and other areas of the country.
The contest marked an important occasion in developing technique in various sports events.
The Amnokgang Sports Team, which came first in total standings, was awarded a rotating trophy cup, and men and women players, who proved successful in the wrestling event, medals.

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