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Durand Cup: Gokulam Kerala stun East Bengal to seal final berth

By   /  August 21, 2019  /  Sports  /  Comments Off on Durand Cup: Gokulam Kerala stun East Bengal to seal final berth

Kolkata, Aug. 21 (IANS): Gokulam Kerala FC stunned East Bengal to book their place in the final of the 129th Durand Cup as they won 3-2 on penalties after the first semi-final was tied 1-1 at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan here on Wednesday. Samad Ali Mallick had given East Bengal the lead in the […]

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Pollard XI to face off against Bravo XI for The Selector Fans Cup

By   /  August 21, 2019  /  Sports  /  Comments Off on Pollard XI to face off against Bravo XI for The Selector Fans Cup

New Delhi, Aug. 21 (IANS): Imagine the power to decide the playing XI and the captain. If that is not enough, you can also play a role in deciding who gets to bat at the fall of every wicket and bowl every over, all in real-time as a live match unfolds. It may sound unbelievable […]

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Sehwag bats for Kumble to become selector in future

By   /  August 21, 2019  /  Sports  /  Comments Off on Sehwag bats for Kumble to become selector in future

New Delhi, Aug. 21 (IANS): Former India cricketer Virender Sehwag on Wednesday put his weight behind Anil Kumble to become a national selector in future. “When Anil Kumble became the captain, he came to my room and said ‘go and play how you play as in the next two series you won’t be dropped’. That […]

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I want to make Assam smile again — Halicharan Narzary

By   /  August 21, 2019  /  Sports  /  Comments Off on I want to make Assam smile again — Halicharan Narzary

New Delhi, Aug. 21 (IANS): Besides the determination of making a mark in the national football team after coming back from a long injury lay-off, Assam’s own Halicharan Narzary — the prolific 25-year-old midfielder has another yearning at the back of his mind. “I want to make Assam smile again,” said Narzary. “Assam has suffered […]

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Ashes: Blow for Australia as Smith is ruled out of third Test

By   /  August 20, 2019  /  Sports  /  Comments Off on Ashes: Blow for Australia as Smith is ruled out of third Test

Leeds, Aug. 20 (IANS): In a big blow to Australia, premier batsman Steve Smith has been ruled out of the third Ashes Test against England beginning on Thursday at Headingley. With a turnaround time of three days between the two Tests, it was always going to be tough one for Smith to be ready in […]

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Wokha Open District Badminton Championship held

By   /  August 20, 2019  /  Nagaland Sports, Sports  /  Comments Off on Wokha Open District Badminton Championship held

Dimapur, Aug. 20 (EMN): The Open District Badminton Championship-cum-selection of players for the inter-district tournament organised by the Wokha District Badminton Association (WDBA) at indoor badminton stadium at GHSS Colony in Wokha on the theme,” revive badminton for greater heights” was held from August 16 to the 17th. The chief quest of the tournament, Chonpenthung […]

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One-day Inter-college sports meet held

By   /  August 20, 2019  /  Nagaland Sports, Sports  /  Comments Off on One-day Inter-college sports meet held

Dimapur, Aug. 20 (EMN): A one-day inter-college sports meet 2019 jointly organised by the Dimapur Government College (department of Commerce) and Unity College, Dimapur (department of Commerce) was held at the Dimapur Government College campus on August 17. The event was organised to foster sportsmanship spirit and to develop healthy relationship within and between colleges. […]

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HS Prannoy stuns Lin Dan to advance in World Championships

By   /  August 20, 2019  /  Sports  /  Comments Off on HS Prannoy stuns Lin Dan to advance in World Championships

Basel (Switzerland), Aug. 20 (IANS): World No 30 H.S. Prannoy, who is on a comeback trail after recovering from a stomach problem, on Tuesday registered one of his biggest upsets in recent times as he beat five-time champion Lin Dan of China to advance to the third round of the ongoing World Championships. Prannoy,who has […]

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Ashes: Australia cling on to draw despite Archer, Leach heroics

By   /  August 19, 2019  /  Sports  /  Comments Off on Ashes: Australia cling on to draw despite Archer, Leach heroics

London, Aug. 19 (IANS): The exceptionally talented Jofra Archer and left-arm spinner Jack Leach gave Australia a real scare before Travis Head and Pat Cummins held on to a draw in the high-octane clash, after Steve Smith was ruled out with concussion on Day 5 of the rain-affected second Ashes Test at Lord’s here on […]

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Sainik School Inter-House Badminton C’ship concludes

By   /  August 19, 2019  /  Nagaland Sports, Sports  /  Comments Off on Sainik School Inter-House Badminton C’ship concludes

Dimapur, Aug. 19 (EMN): The Sainik School Punglwa, Inter-House Badminton Championship that began on August 8 culminated on August 17. The championship was organised with a motive to inculcate physical flexibility, endurance and self confidence in cadets, stated Col C Konwer, PRO (Defence), in an update on Monday. The championship was played in four categories; […]

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