AASA lifts 3rd Sumi Hoho Inter-Area Football trophy

Dimapur, February 6 (MExN): Aqahuto Area Sports Association (AASA) lifted the third edition of the Sumi Hoho Inter-Area Football trophy beating Kuhuboto Area Sports Association.  The final match of the tournament played on Saturday ended 2- 1 in favour of the former. A jubilant AASA team on Sunday expressed gratitude to all well-wishers and friends […]

TASA elects new team

Kohima, February 5 (MExN): The Tizu Area Sports Association (TASA) has elected its new team of office bearers for the tenure 2011-2013. President- Chipakhuyi Rhakho, vice president- Vekusayi, general secretary- Shevezo, assistant general secretary- Verato, games and sports secretary- Vedehu, assistant games and sports secretary- Shezonu, treasurer- Vevokhuyi, women affairs secretary- Vetolu, assistant women affairs […]

Marathon for a correct census

DIMAPUR, FEBRUARY 5 (MExN): The Department of Census alongwith the district administration organised a mini-marathon on Saturday, February 5 in Dimapur.  Themed: ‘Run for the Future’, it was organised with the objective of creating awareness on the Census 2011. Students from Government Higher Secondary School, Christian Higher Secondary School, State Sports Hostel, Dimapur and the […]

Barca, Madrid on verge of making Copa de Rey final

MADRID (AP) – Barcelona and Real Madrid are on the verge of meeting in the Copa del Rey final for the first time in 21 years. Both teams head into the return leg of the semifinals Wednesday holding the advantage. Record 25-time champion Barcelona leads Almeria 5-0 before Wednesday’s game, and Madrid won 1-0 at […]

ASA’s 40th meet from today

Kohima, January 31 (MExN): The Angami Sports Association (ASA) will hold its 40th meet 2011 (Athletic & games) from February 1 here at Indira Gandhi Stadium. MLA Dr. Neikiesalie (Nicky) Kire, chairman, Nagaland Khadi & Village Industries Board will grace the inaugural function at 9:00 AM on February 1. The inaugural function will be chaired […]

PDSA 30th meet to commence at Lephori

Phek | January 31 : The 30th meet of Phek District Sports Association (PDSA) will commence today at Lephori Village with Parliamentary Secretary for Tourism, Law & Justice, government of Nagaland, Yitachu as the chief guest. The tourney which was hosted by KAMALEAH Area Sports Association will culminate on February 9 next. Er. Dikhrolo Mero […]

NSRA to hold state’s shooting C'ship in February

Dimapur, January 30 (MExN): The Governing Body Board Members, of Nagaland State Rifle Association (NSRA) in its meeting held on November 3, 2010, has decided to hold the 13th Nagaland State Rifle (Open/Peep sight) & Pistol Shooting Championship 2011 in the third week of February 2011.  The NSRA in a press note issued by its […]

WDFA 2nd Kyong Soccer C'ship

Dimapur, January 30 (MExN): Humtso sporting Club and Wosenroden booked their semi finals berth in the Second KSC organised by WDFA and sponsored by NEEPCO, DHEP. In the last quarter final match spirited Wosenroden beat another local favourites Molonsu Youth League 5-4 via tie break after playing 1-1 draw. The first saemi final match will […]

Buddhadeb intervention raises hope for Eden getting back match

Kolkata, January 30 (PTI): West Bengal government is hoping that the India-England World Cup match on February 27 can still be held at the Eden Gardens here after Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee’s intervention. Bhattacharjee yesterday asked two of his ministers to get in touch with former India cricket captain Sourav Ganguly and put in all […]

Sportspersons selected for 2011 session

Dimapur, January 30 (MExN): The Director Youth Resources & Sports Sachopra Vero has informed about selection of players in the discipline of Athletics, Sepak-Takraw and football for the session 2011. The selected sportspersons have been directed to report to their respective hostels on February 1, 2011 positively.

Bonnie & Llrsa in Semis

DIMAPUR, JANUARY 28 (MExN): Strong contender Bonnie Club Pongidong and LLRSA became the first and second teams to enter the semi finals of the 2nd KSC organized by Wokha District Football Association and Sponsored by NEEPCO, DHEP. This was stated in a press note issued by Zubenthung Ngullie, General Secretary WDFA.In the first match, Bonnie […]

KDVFA informs on coming Veterans Football Tourney

Dimapur, January 27 (MExN): The Kohima District Veterans Football Association (KDVFA) in a release has informed all its members and footballers to report to the Seikhazou ground every morning at 6:00 am for practice sessions. This is in view of the oncoming Nagaland Veterans Football Championship to be held at Chumukedima from February 8 onwards. […]