The Taekwondo players from Jiribam participated in 3rd India TIA open International Taekwondo championship 2018 held at Jawaharlal Nehru indoor stadium, Kolkata on 28th & 29th December 2018 won medals. The players who participated in the tournament and won medal are Kh. Basanta Singh S/o. Kh. Shanti Singh a residence of Kalinagar Pt-I, played under 80kg senior boys category begged Silver medal while M. Chaningkhombi Chanu D/o. M. Babu Meetei, a residence of Ningthembam, Jiribam, played under 67 kg girls category begged the gold medal in the championship. On the other hand, on the 1st National Taekwondo championship, held at Asansol indoor stadium, Kolkata on 30th & 31st December 2018 Kh. Basanta Singh also won the gold medal in his category. The Manipur Taekwondo team represented in 3rd India TIA open International Taekwondo championship 2018 got the best Kyorugi trophy and in 1st National Taekwondo championship Manipur Taekwondo team got a best Kyorugi trophy and best discipline team.