Herlings wins Red Bull Knock Out

Herlings wins Red Bull Knock Out

REUTERS, November 21: Dutchman triumphs at home in the world’s toughest motorbike beach race.   Jeffrey Herlings got the better of 1000 riders to secure Red Bull Knock Out victory on Saturday.   The three-time MX2 world champion brought a brilliant end to his championship year with a masterful ride in the dunes of The […]

India beat England in second Test

India beat England in second Test

Visakhapatnam, November 21 (IANS) India rode on a superb bowling performance to beat England by 246 runs in the second cricket Test at the ACA-VDCA Stadium here on Monday, to lead the five-match series 1-0.   Chasing 405, England lost wickets at frequent intervals on the fifth and final day to end their second innings […]

Year-end tennis number ones since 1973

Year-end tennis number ones since 1973

LONDON (Reuters) – List of men who have finished the year ranked number one since computer rankings were introduced in 1973   1973 – Ilie Nastase (Romania)   1974 – Jimmy Connors (U.S.)   1975 – Connors   1976 – Connors   1977 – Connors   1978 – Connors   1979 – Bjorn Borg (Sweden) […]

Murray rules the world after humbling of Djokovic

Murray rules the world after humbling of Djokovic

LONDON, November 20 (Reuters) – His season had already provided several unforgettable chapters but Andy Murray saved the best to last as he eclipsed Novak Djokovic 6-3 6-4 to claim his first ATP World Tour Finals title and rubberstamp the year-end top ranking on Sunday.   Against a man who has so often been his […]

Sensational Toure return sees Man City join Liverpool on top

Sensational Toure return sees Man City join Liverpool on top

LONDON, November 20 (Reuters) – Yaya Toure returned to the Manchester City ranks on Saturday after his public apology to manager Pep Guardiola and scored both goals in a 2-1 win at Crystal Palace to lift them back to the top of the Premier League alongside leaders Liverpool.   While Liverpool’s progress was checked with […]

BSF All India Police Football champions

BSF All India Police Football champions

Morung Express News Dimapur | November 19   Border Security Force (BSF) defeated Assam Rifles in a final decided via penalty shootout to clinch the 65th BN Mullick Memorial All India Police Football Championship at the NAPTC ground, Chumukedima, Saturday afternoon. Punjab Police were placed third in the championship which saw a total of 39 […]

Kohli secures India’s position after Ashwin takes five

Kohli secures India’s position after Ashwin takes five

VISAKHAPATNAM, India, November 19 (Reuters) – Virat Kohli hit a belligerent fifty to consolidate India’s position after Ravichandran Ashwin picked up another five-wicket haul to help bundle out England for 255 and give the hosts a first-innings lead of 200 in the second test on Saturday.   After opting not to enforce the follow on, […]

Kiruphema YO retain Kohima District Volleyball Trophy

Kiruphema YO retain Kohima District Volleyball Trophy

Our Correspondent Kohima | November 18   The 4th Open Kohima District Volleyball Tournament 2016 (Men & Women) under the aegis of Kohima District Volleyball Association (KDVA) concluded here today at Hockey Ground, Indira Gandhi Stadium.   Defending champions Kiruphema Youth Organization retained the coveted title in men’s category and pocketed a cash prize of […]

Classic Cup: Naga FC, MTYC enter quarterfinals

Classic Cup: Naga FC, MTYC enter quarterfinals

Our Correspondent Kohima | November 18   Naga Football Club and MT Youth Club moved into the quarter finals after beating their respective rivals today in the ongoing 22nd edition of Classic Cup at the Kohima Local Ground.   In an exciting encounter, Naga FC came from behind to beat Intimidators 3-1 in the first […]

India in control after England collapse

India in control after England collapse

VISAKHAPATNAM, November 18 (Reuters) – England were left with a mountain to climb after India made 455 in their first innings before returning to blow away the tourists’ top order on a spin-dominated second day of the second test on Friday.   England reached 103 for five, trailing India by 352 runs, at stumps with […]

Kohli, Pujara pull India to a strong 317/4

Kohli, Pujara pull India to a strong 317/4

Visakhapatnam, November 17 (IANS) Riding on brilliant centuries by skipper Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara, India posted a commanding 317/4 against England on the opening day of the second Test match at the ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium here on Thursday.   Kohli (151) and Ravichandran Ashwin (1) were at the crease when umpires concluded the day’s […]

BN Mullik C’ship: Punjab, BSF enter semis

BN Mullik C’ship: Punjab, BSF enter semis

Chumukedima, November 16 (MExN): Defending champions Punjab Police and last edition’s finalist BSF both entered the semifinals in the ongoing 65th BN Mullik All India Police Football Championship 2016. The quarterfinal matches played today at the Police Complex Chumukedima saw stadiums filled with huge crowds who were thoroughly entertained.   Punjab prevailed over CRPF by […]