Roko Angami graces KYO sports meet

Roko Angami graces KYO sports meet

Roko Angami with others during the inaugural function of KYO sports meet at Kikruma on December 6. (Morung Photo)   Kohima, December 7 (MExN): The 56th annual games and sports meet 2018 of Kikriima Youth Organization (KYO) got underway on December 6 at St. Peter’s School Kikrüma local ground under Phek district.   Gracing the […]

MTYO inter ward volley tourney begins

MTYO inter ward volley tourney begins

Medziphema, December 7 (MExN): The two day Inter-ward Volleyball Tournament, Medziphema Town, was declared open today by Miathou Krose, Chairman, NHHDC Ltd, Nagaland, at Thehouba Ground, Ward- 5.   Speaking as the Chief Patron at the inaugural ceremony, Miathou lauded the efforts of both the organisers, Medziphema Town Youth Organisation (MTYO) as also all the […]

Ranji Trophy: Manipur in control against Nagaland

Tahmeed Rahman, who became the first player from Nagaland to take hat-trick in a Ranji trophy match.   DIMAPUR, DECEMBER 7 (MExN): In the ongoing Ranji trophy match of the Palate Group-D underway at Nagaland Cricket Stadium, Sovima, between Nagaland and Manipur, Nagaland were 150 for the loss of 4 wickets at the close of […]

I-League: Neroca pump in three to register first win at home

Imphal, December 7 (IANS): Last season’s runners-up Neroca FC regained that very same position in the I-League points table with a 3-0 victory over Indian Arrows at the Khuman Lampak stadium here on Friday.   Japanese winger Katsumi Yusa, Nigerian striker Felix Chidi and midfielder Malemnganba Meitei were on target for the home team as […]

Real complete 10-1 aggregate thrashing of Melilla

MADRID, DECEMBER 7 (RUETRES): Real Madrid trounced third division side Melilla 6-1 in a Copa del Rey round of 32 second leg on Thursday, completing a 10-1 aggregate scoreline to ease into the last 16 of the competition.   Madrid went into halftime with a three-goal lead after Marco Asensio scored twice in three minutes […]

Fetch! ‘Ball Dogs’ at London tennis event

Fetch! ‘Ball Dogs’ at London tennis event

A dog from the charity ‘Canine Partners’ acts as ball boy for a game during a Champions Tennis doubles match between Mansour Bahrami and Juan Carlos Ferrero vs Henri Leconte and Mikael Pernfors at the Royal Albert Hall in London, Britain December 6, 2018. (Reuters Photo)   LONDON, DECEMBER 7 (REUTERS): Hattie, Tina and Melvin […]

Six French games cancelled due to protests

PARIS, DECEMBER 7 (REUTERS): The number of this weekend’s French top-flight soccer matches that have been cancelled rose to six on Thursday amid concerns about planned anti-government demonstrations.   France will close the Eiffel Tower and other tourism landmarks in Paris and draft in thousands more security forces on Saturday to stave off another wave […]

Mechanical problems caused Leicester City helicopter crash

LONDON, DECEMBER 7 (RUETERS): British air accident investigators looking into the cause of the helicopter crash that killed Leicester City soccer club owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha said on Thursday that the failure of the tail rotor mechanism had caused the pilot to lose control.   Thai businessman Vichai, 60, was killed on October 27 alongwith four […]

Revival of Akikiti displayed at Hornbill Fest

Revival of Akikiti displayed at Hornbill Fest

Players displaying the Sumi kick fight ‘Akikiti’ at Kisama Amphi Theatre on December 6 at Kisama. (DIPR Photo)   Kisama, December 6 (MExN): Sumi kick fight ‘Akikiti’ was displayed at Kisama Amphi Theatre on December 6 at Kisama. Akikiti is a form of a vicious martial art where soles of your feet are your only […]

Ranji Trophy: Nagaland bowled out for 126

DIMAPUR, DECEMBER 6 (MExN): Nagaland were bundled out for 126 runs in the first innings of their   Ranji Trophy match against Manipur at the Nagaland Cricket Stadium, Sovima on December 6.   Earlier Nagaland lost the toss and were put into bat. At one stage Nagaland were struggling at 69 for 7.   Manipur […]