In conversation with Bengaluru FC striker from Mizoram, Daniel Lalhimpuia

In conversation with Bengaluru FC striker from Mizoram, Daniel Lalhimpuia

Northeast football has come a long way and although there are still gaps especially in terms of infrastructure, there is a sense in the region that football which has always been the favourite sport here is bound to get only bigger and better. This is a realisation that every football loving fan knows, the number […]

Female footballers from Northeast all set to play in global tournament

Female footballers from Northeast all set to play in global tournament

Football is not restricted to just boys but even girls can play the sport. Girls from the Northeast are proving this  as they make their mark even on a global scale. Five budding female football players from Manipur have been chosen to represent India at the Dana Cup in Denmark in July this year. Kh […]

Shillong footballer selected for training in France

Shillong footballer selected for training in France

SHILLONG: Aenam Jyrwa, Youth Academy player from Shillong Lajong, has been selected to be part of an exposure trip and football training in Paris Saint-Germain Academy (PSG Academy) in France. Aenam will be travelling along with 4 other players namely, Subungsa Basumatary, Eric Chhangte, Vikram Singh and Joel Lalramtleisanga. All the five players will be […]

Meghalaya hopes to host National Games 2022

Meghalaya hopes to host National Games 2022

SHILLONG: Meghalaya hopes to host the National Games 2022 and Chief Minister Mukul Sangma has started the process of getting the bid by handing over documents to the Meghalaya State Olympic Association (MSOA). The CM also handed over a cheque of Rs 50 lakh on behalf of the state government and letters of support to […]

Northeast football a ray of hope for India

Northeast football a ray of hope for India

India has seen a surge in the number of footballers playing in the I-League and the ISL and these are only the two big wig leagues of the country. There are a number of other smaller league, other divisions that produce a number of players. However, the level is still not at par with top […]

How football in the Northeast is growing leaps and bounds

How football in the Northeast is growing leaps and bounds

What was quite shocking to a few people during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit was that  he was very impressed by Shillong footballer Marlangki Suting who has made his city and state proud with his football prowess. The Indian international was known by the PM and was mentioned by name. This is how huge an […]

Boosting Meghalaya cricket scene, BCCI to construct indoor facility

Boosting Meghalaya cricket scene, BCCI to construct indoor facility

SHILLONG: On a whirlwind tour of the north east, BCCI president Anurag Thakur today announced construction of an indoor cricket facility in Meghalaya to help boost the game in a football-dominated state. The BCCI president has also hinted at the likelihood of the board doubling its annual grants of Rs 50 lakh to affiliate and associate […]

Shillong lad to fight in MMA event in Las Vegas

Shillong lad to fight in MMA event in Las Vegas

Raymond Johnny Kurbah who hails from Meghalaya will represent the Northeast in the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation in Las Vegas, Nevada. This is the second time he has been selected to represent the region in the event. However, he is not optimistic about going as he lacks sponsors and finds it difficult to come […]