Sports week held at Fazl Ali college

MOKOKCHUNG, OCTOBER 8 (MExN): The annual Fazl Ali College Sports Week began on October 8 at the College Football Ground. Addressing the students during the inaugural programme, Chief Guest Bendanglila, Additional Deputy Commissioner, Mokokchung who is also an alumnus of the College, reminisced on her days in the College over 20 years ago and exhorted […]

SON organises coaches training programme

DIMAPUR, OCTOBER 8 (MExN): The Special Olympics Bharat- Nagaland (SON) Chapter organised coaches Training Programs for Eastern States from October 4 to 8 at AIDA Training Centre, Don Bosco Dimapur.  The participants were from Assam, Meghalaya, Manipur, Odisha, Chandigarh, Jharkhand and Nagaland. Wokha Baptist Church Youth Department, Nagaland Blind Association, Cherry Blossom School, G.Rio School […]

Blatter, Platini suspended from soccer by FIFA’s ethics body

Blatter, Platini suspended from soccer by FIFA’s ethics body

ZURICH (Reuters) – FIFA President Sepp Blatter and his possible successor, European soccer chief UEFA Michel Platini, have been provisionally suspended for 90 days, the ethics committee of football’s global governing body said on Thursday.   “During this time, the above individuals are banned from all football activities on a national and international level,” FIFA’s […]

Fusion FC defeats YAM; Arrjusanger FC strikers scores hattricks

Fusion FC defeats YAM; Arrjusanger FC strikers scores hattricks

Mokokchung, October 7 (MExN): The second day of the ongoing XXI MDFA Trophy 2015 witnessed an exciting match between defending champions Fusion FC and Youth Association Merepkong XI (YAM) in the first match and between Arrjusanger Football Club and Youngsters Football Club in the second match which witnessed two hat-tricks by Arrjusanger FC players.   […]

55 villages to come together through sports

55 villages to come together through sports

Morung Express News Dimapur | October 7   An upcoming mega sports meet will for the first time bring 55 villages under EAC Chumukedima Circle together under one umbrella.   Organized by EAC Chumukedima in association with Chumukedima Area Village Council Association (CAVCA), the sports meet will be held from October 17-24 under the theme […]

Addax FC, Pro-Streax United move to quarter finals

Addax FC, Pro-Streax United move to quarter finals

Our Correspondent Kohima | October 7   Addax FC and Pro-Streax United Dimapur today moved to quarter finals after registering win in the respective pre-quarter final matches of the ongoing 16th NSF Martyrs’ Memorial Trophy 2015 here organised by Angami Students’ Union (ASU) in memory of Lt. Kekuojalie Sachü & Lt. Vikhozo Yhoshu.   Addax […]

3rd Open Kohima District Volleyball Tournament 2015

Kohima, OCTOBER 7 (MExN): In view of the forthcoming 3rd Open Kohima District Volleyball Tournament 2015, a joint meeting of the Kohima District Volleyball Association (KDVA) executives, tournament committee members, newly inducted KDVA members and qualified volleyball referees took place here at Congress Bhavan today.   The meeting discussed various matters relating to the forthcoming […]

Russian MMA phenomenon Marat Gafurov crowned Interim ONE Featherweight World Champion

Russian MMA phenomenon Marat Gafurov crowned Interim ONE Featherweight World Champion

ONE Championship returned to Jakarta on Sunday night with a 10-bout fight card headlined by an interim featherweight title bout between Marat Gafurov and Martin Nguyen. The event was the organization’s fourth in Indonesia and took place in the 15,000 capacity Istora Senayan Sports Arena. Broadcast live on pay-per-view, Facebook and Indonesia’s RCTI channel, the […]

The Most Influential Men in Asian Sport

The Most Influential Men in Asian Sport

The regional sporting audience in Asia is the biggest on the planet over four billion people and city centres are plastered with images of athletic icons like Cristiano Ronaldo, David Beckham, and Manny Pacquiao.   Ironically, a majority of the sport consumed by the Asian audience takes place outside of Asia and viewing preferences vary […]

Laii YS, Alianza FC find quarter finals berth

Laii YS, Alianza FC find quarter finals berth

Our Correspondent Kohima | October 6   Jubilation surrounded the camps of Laii Youth & Students Org Manipur and Alianza FC Dimapur today as they moved to the quarter-finals of the ongoing 16th NSF Martyrs’ Memorial Trophy 2015 here. Laii Youth & Students Org downed Kohima Village SU 1-0.   The winning goal for Laii […]

Kipili Sangtam kicks off XXI MDFA Trophy 2015

Kipili Sangtam kicks off XXI MDFA Trophy 2015

Mokokchung| October 6 (MExN): The XXI MDFA Trophy 2015, the biggest football tournament in Mokokchung, was formally kicked off today at Imkongmeren Sports Complex.  This year’s edition of the MDFA tournament is being organized by the Mokokchung District Football Association as part of the 125 years celebration of Mokokchung town with Power Minister, C. Kipili […]