Magnificent Watson hauls down England

Melbourne, January 16 (AGENCIES): A world-class Shane Watson century and some vital pinch hitting from Michael Hussey and Cameron White has helped Australia to a six-wicket win over England in the first one-day international at the MCG.With Australia bogged down by extremely tight bowling, Hussey (21 off 15) joined centurion Watson (161 not out) after […]

'Tendulkar’s influence goes much beyond cricket'

Indian soccer captain Baichung Bhutia celebrates after scoring. Bhutia was the first Indian to play professional football in Europe. (AP Photo) Doha, January 16 (PTI): The influence of iconic cricketer Sachin Tendulkar transcends any sport in India and national football captain Bhaichung Bhutia says he draws inspiration from him to bring laurels for the country.India […]

Nadal and Federer battle history

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal celebrate a point win during a charity tennis event, "Rally for Relief" on Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on Sunday. The event is being held to raise money for the flood disaster that has caused 26 deaths in Australia’s northeast since late November, with 14 others are missing, most of […]

Sania to open against formidable Henin

BANGALORE, January 16 (Agencies): Sania Mirza blasted her way into the main draw of the Australian Open on Sunday, but has come up against the mountain in former world No. 1 Justine Henin of Belgium.The 24-year-old Indian, however, has nothing to lose against the seven-time Grand Slam champion in Monday’s show court engagement and will […]

49th SASA Athletic meet concludes

Dimapur, January 15 (MExN): The 49th SASA athletes meet which kick started from 13-15 at John Govt. High school Viswema with the motto "Send all Athletes up" concluded today with N.N. Zhasa Commissioner & Secretary Soil & water conservation, labour & Employment as the guest of honour. Gracing the closing function, Zhasa lauded the organisers […]

3rd Sumi Hoho inter area football tournament

Dimapur, January 15 (MExN): The 3rd Sumi Hoho inter area football tournament 2011 will be held from February 1 to 5 at Atoizu Town, hosted by Atoizu Area Sports Association. The tournament will have kikheto Y Sema, Additional Secretary, Government of Nagaland as the chief guest and Kitoho S. Rotokha, general secretary Sumi Hoho as […]

WASA sports meet ends with vision call

Wrestling champion Rokosielie Khawakhrie and Mhasilhoushie Nagi with NLA Speaker Kiyanilie Peseyie, MLA & Advisor, IT & C, Er. Vikho-o Yhoshu and WASA officials pose for lens during the prize distribution at WAPO ground Sechu Zubza.   Kohima | January 15 : The 50th Anniversary of Western Angami Sports Association (WASA), culminated today at WAPO […]

MDCA Tourney enters Super Six League

Mokokchung | January 14 : The first league round of the on going 21st Inter Club Cricket Tournament organized by the Mokokchung District Cricket Association came to an end today, which left only 6 of the initial 22 participating teams in the pry for the district’s most coveted cricket championship title. The 22 participating teams […]

CYODD annual sports meet

Dimapur, Janaury 14 (MExN): The annual games and sports meet 2011 of Chekhasang Youth Organization Dimapur District (CYODD) got underway this morning at Seluophe village. The meet is being organized under the theme “unity through sports”. Azheto Zhimomi, MLA and Advisor, Sericulture and Co-operation, Nagaland along with his wife graced the inaugural programme as chief […]

PDSA 30th meet to commence from Jan 30

Phek | January 14 : The 30th meet of the Phek District Sports Association (PDSA) hosted by KAMALEAH Area Sports Association will be held at Lephori Village from January 30 to February 9 under the motto: “Stronger, Faster, Higher”. The tourney will be held in Lephori for the first time since its launch.  Parliamentary Secretary […]

WASA 50th Annv enters 4th day

Sechü Zubza | January 14 : The 50th anniversary of Western Angami Sports Association (WASA) has entered the fourth day here today with Wokha Deputy Commissioner Rovilato Mor as host of honour. Speaking on the occasion, Mor greeted the WASA 50th Anniversary on its 4th Day of the tournament. He also expressed his hope that […]

2nd Chizami Cup 2011

Kohima, January 13 (MExN): The 2nd Chizami Cup 2011 will commence from April 8 – 16 at Chizami under the aegis of Life Sports ((a Life Ministries initiative to transform the Youth and Sports through Christ). Chizami Cup is an initiative of Life Sports to transform the rural youth and develop football in rural areas. […]