Manipur’s Mary Kom bags first CWG Gold in women’s 45-48 kg boxing finals

Manipur’s Mary Kom bags first CWG Gold in women’s 45-48 kg boxing finals

GOLD COAST, April 14, 2018: The legend of M C Mary Kom (48kg) grew larger as she added the Commonwealth Games gold to her packed medal cabinet, thrashing Northern Irelands Kristina OHara in the final today. The 35-year-old five-time world champion and Olympic bronze-medallist was competing in her debut Commonwealh Games, also perhaps her last, […]

Indian Women’s League: Will Manipur prove to be Northeast India’s face saver?

Indian Women’s League: Will Manipur prove to be Northeast India’s face saver?

Sethu FC (Madurai) go down to ESU (Manipur) in semifinals Sethu Football Club (Madurai) went down 2-0 to Eastern Sporting Union (Manipur) – both goals coming in extra-time – in a thrilling semifinal in the Hero Indian Women’s League 2017-18 Final Round in Shillong on Thursday. The only team from Tamil Nadu in the premier women’s competition, […]

Northeast India does it again: Assam’s Hima Das advances to CWG 2018 semifinals

Northeast India does it again: Assam’s Hima Das advances to CWG 2018 semifinals

April 10, 2018 Hopes are high for Northeast India this Commonwealth Games 2018 as Assam athlete Hima Das has qualified for the semi-finals of the women’s 400 metre event at the 21st Commonwealth Games in Goldcoast, Australia on Monday. Das registered a time of 52.11 seconds to finish third in Heat 5. After Manipur’s Mairabai Chanu and Sanjita Devi […]