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A heart-breaking tale of Ng-Dingko Singh, a National Hero from Manipur!

He's a national hero, a role model, 1998 Bangkok Asian Games gold medallist and a Padma Shri awardee. But now the nation has forgotten him and left him behind. Manipur's Ng-Dingko Singh's tale is similar to many other sports stars who are ...Read More

All eyes fixed on Indian Boxer Laishram Sarita Devi as she prepares to make pro debut today!

IMPHAL, Jan 29: It will be the beginning of a new phase for celebrated Indian woman boxer and Manipur's very own Laishram Sarita Devi as she will make her foray into the professional circuit by taking on veteran Hungarian Zsofia ...Read More

Shillong Lajong ride on Dicka’s double strike to beat Mumbai FC

SHILLONG: Shillong Lajong rode on a double strike from Dipanda Dicka to beat Mumbai FC 3-1 in a fifth I-league round match at the Nehru Stadium here today. This was Lajong's second straight win of the season while Mumbai slumped ...Read More

Manipur’a Sarita to face Hungary’s Zsofia in first female professional bout tomorrow

Laishram Sarita, 31, former World Champion, and Zsofia Bedo, 29, of Hungary, a seasoned professional fighter, will clash in the first ever female professional bout in the country. Sarita will become the first woman from the country to become a ...Read More

Nagaland wins bronze at 1st Youth National Boxing Competition!

Dimapur, January 27: Nagaland participated and won a bronze medal at the 1st Youth National Boxing Competition held at New Delhi from January 16 to 22. Tenzingtseda Bhutia won the lone bronze medal for the state in the +91-kg category. ...Read More

This 27-yr-old Muay Thai Coach from Sikkim has brought laurels to the state!

Born and brought up in a place of Tashiding, West Sikkim to parents Sukhbir Rai and Phulmaya Rai is Mani Rai, now the young lad of just 27 years old who happens to be one inspiring guy in the state ...Read More

Aizawl FC break Mumbai jinx at Cooperage

MUMBAI: Mumbai Football Club had to bite the dust at their home as an 80th-minute goal from Aizawl Football Club's Mahmoud Al-Amna clinched an important win for Aizawl FC, first time ever for the highlanders at the Cooperage Ground. The ...Read More

Shillong Lajong kick-start home stint with comfortable win

Shillong Lajong FC played out a perfect first home match of the Hero I-League 2016-17 beating Minerva Punjab 2-1 in the fourth game week fixture at the JN Stadium in Shillong today. Rupert Nongrum (17’) and Aser Dipanda (42’) were ...Read More

Litmus test awaits Lajong as they face Minerva at home!

SHILLONG: It will be a litmus test for Thangboi Singto and his men when they take on debutants Minerva Punjab in a Hero I-League match at the JN Stadium here on Saturday (January 21, 2017) afternoon. Caught on the back ...Read More

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