Nagaland: ‘Poor Infrastructure Hurdle for Footballers in Nagaland’ says sports dept director

Nagaland: ‘Poor Infrastructure Hurdle for Footballers in Nagaland’ says sports dept director

KOHIMA, November 3: Nagas are second to none in football but due to lack of proper infrastructure, the boys and girls in Nagaland are unable to perform to the best of their abilities, said the state’s Youth Resources and Sports (YRS) department director, Linda Solo. The YRS director was addressing the inaugural function of the […]

MANIPUR | Mary Kom cruises into quarters of Asian Boxing Championship, to take on China’s Meng-Chieh Ping

MANIPUR | Mary Kom cruises into quarters of Asian Boxing Championship, to take on China’s Meng-Chieh Ping

New Delhi, November 2: Five-time World Champion Mary Kom scored a clean victory to ease into the quarterfinals of the Asian Women’s Boxing Championships in Vietnam on Thursday. Mary Kom got the better of local star Diem Tri Tinh 4-1 in the 48kg category. Mary, returning to the international circuit after more than a year’s gap, did not […]

Manipur bowl 94 wides, Nagaland 42 at BCCI meet

Manipur bowl 94 wides, Nagaland 42 at BCCI meet

IMPHAL, November 2: An astounding 136 wide balls were bowled during a BCCI U-19 women’s one-day match between Nagaland and Manipur being played at Dhanbad. The match, which is a part of the inaugural NE-Bihar U-19 one-day competition being organised by the cricket board, saw Manipur bowling 94 wide balls while Nagaland were a shade […]

Northeast India gears up for National Level Muaythai and Muay Boran Championship

Northeast India gears up for National Level Muaythai and Muay Boran Championship

Shillong, November 1, 2017: In an attempt to bring the Muaythai talents from Northeast India into the limelight and to provide them a platform to showcase their skills while giving them an opportunity to represent their respective states as well as the nation at the national as well as the international level, the Muaythai Association […]

Meghalaya: Mendipathar MLA Cup kicks off today

Meghalaya: Mendipathar MLA Cup kicks off today

Tura, Nov 1,2017:The much awaited Mendipathar MLA Cup began today at the Dilma Apal playground in the town of Mendipathar in North Garo Hills. The event is being organized by the Dilma V Walsare Club with the prizes being sponsored by local MLA of Mendipathar, Marthon J Sangma. The open football tournament will see 32 […]

SPORTS | National Games 2022 can pave way for Sports Academies for Northeast Indian youth

SPORTS | National Games 2022 can pave way for Sports Academies for Northeast Indian youth

Participating in a 3 day program in Almaty, Vice-President(EZ), Boxing Federation of India & President, Meghalaya Boxing Association, John F Kharshiing visited the AIBA World Boxing Academy, Talgar, Almaty Region, Kazakhstan, which is a specialized center of excellence for Boxing National Federations that are affiliated to AIBA. The Academy has been seen to provide the […]