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  • MDCA defeats Mokokchung Press Club
    Players representing Mokokchung District Cricket Association (in orange) with Mokokchung Press Club (yellow) members during an exhibition cricket match on April 23, Saturday at Imkongmeren Sports Complex. Mokokchung | April 24 : Mokokchung District Cricket Association (MDCA) played the Mokokchung Press Club (MPC) in an exhibition cricket match on April 23, Saturday at Imkongmeren Sports Complex. Organized and initiated by the MDCA, the exhibition match was played with the motive o
  • 2nd Silver Cup T-20 Cricket
    (Left) Man of the match of the first semi-final, Wapang of Blue Star Kohima pose for lens with his awards at Kohima local ground on Tuesday. (Right) Man of the match of second semi-final, Hokaito Zhimomi of Lhomithi Sporting Club, Dimapur pose with the award at Kohima local ground on Tuesday. DAY-XII ResultsSemi-final-1Blue Star CC Dimapur defeated Kyong Cricket Club, Wokha by 8 wickets.Winning toss, Blue Star CC elected to field and restricted the rival Kyong CC at 80 runs downin
  • 3rd Inter School TT tourney kicks off
    Kohima, April 19 (MExN): The 3rd Inter School Table Tennis tournament Kohima, kick started today at indoor stadium here at Kohima with Commissioner secretary to Government of Nagaland, Temjen Toy IAS,  gracing the inaugural function as the chief guest that was organized by Kohima district Table Tennis Association (KDTTA). Addressing the gathering, the chief guest congratulated KDTTA for the successful conduct of the tournament for three consecutive years. Asserting that Nagas are
  • 2nd Chizami Cup 2011
    Our CorrespondentKohima | April 11The 2nd Chizami Cup 2011 entered the third day today at the Chizami Local Ground under the aegis of Life Sports. Till April 11, 44 goals have scored in 13 matches. With today’s win, Pfutsero Town SA became the first team to entered the quarter finals.Meanwhile, the pre-quarter finals will start from April 12.Day 3 result*Realm United won vie walkover*13 Assam Rifles defeated Falcon FC 5-1*New Youngsters Club defeated Whizz Kids 2-0*Extreme Royal
  • Unity Football Cup postponed
    Dimapur, April 11 (MExN): The Unity Football Cup organised by Youngs’ Club Dimapur in aid of raising fund for HIV orphanage scheduled to be held from April 18 to 28 has been postponed to April 19 to 29 due to unavoidable circumstance. The club president Jenpu Rongmei in a press release has requested all the team/club and supporter to bear the inconvenience. Further, the club appeals to all the citizen of Dimapur to make their presence felt and witness the tournament and make thei
  • 2nd Silver Cup T-20 Cricket
    DAY-VII ResultsMatch-IZonic Cricket Club defeated Sekhose Servicing Station ‘B’ by 7 runs. Zonic Cricket won the toss and elected to bat. They scored 134 runs losing 8 wickets in 20 overs. Chuba and Nur Maghar scored highest 31 and 28 runs while Sekhose SS ‘B’ bowler Susan claimed 3 rival wickets.The match commissioner penalized Sekhose SS ‘B’ for consumption of extra time in the first innings compelling them to chase the target of 135 runs in 19 ove
  • Match Report Inter District High School tournament
    1st MatchKings Way School  Vs Dimapur Mision Higher Secondary school(DMHSS)Toss: DMHSS chose to batDMHSS Scored a whopping 212 runs in 25 Overs losing 7 wickets. Sarafuddin Scored 50 runs and Jay kishan 39 runs respectively.Kings way School Managed 120 runs all out  Hedaya and Jafir claming 4 and 3 wickets respectively Result Dmhss won by 92 runs 2nd Match Pranab Vidyapith Higher Secondary School VS Bronson SchoolToss: Pranab Vidyapith Higher Sec School Chose to bat. The
  • Mkg table tennis association gets four new TT Boards
    DIMAPUR, APRIL 11 (MExN): The Mokokchung District Table Tennis Association (MDTTA) on Saturday 9th April dedicated four new TT Boards at a brief dedication program. The new board, according to the Association was donated by Alemtemshi IAS, Dev. Com. & Addl. Chief Secretary during the last Inter District Tournament held at Mokokchung in Oct 2010. However, it was said that the boards could not reach on time and could not be used during the tournament; nevertheless the Association add
  • 2nd Silver Cup T-20 Cricket Tourney
    Kohima Local GroundMatches for April 11*Sekhose SC ‘B’ Vs Zonic CC @ 7:00 am*Elite CC Eagans CC @ 10:00 am*Kohima Bazaar Puja Committee    Vs NBC Kohima @ 1:00 pm
  • Inter-School (U-16) Cricket tourney
    1st Match: SD Jain HSS beat AR School by 16 runsToss won by SD Jain HSS and elected to batSDJHSS scored 145 runs all out with Debashish scoring 46 runs. Ashok and Mukesh took 4 and 3 wickets respectively for AR SchoolAR School managed only 113 runs in allotted 25 overs losing 9 wickets. Aurungzeb scored 33 runs.Man of the Match: Debashish 2nd Match: Modern School beat Railway High School by 7 wicketsToss won by Railway High School and chose to batRHS scored 79 runs losing all wick
  • Day 3 : 2nd Chizami Cup 2011
    Kohima | April 10 : The 2nd Chizami Cup 2011 under the aegis of Life Sports at the Chizami Local Ground entered the 3rd day.Day 1 Result*MC Sporting beat Gladiator 4-1*Thenyizu Boys Club beat Rising through tie break 7-6 *5th NAP beat Pholami YO via tie break 10-9Day 2 Result*Artworks A beat United Boys 5-0*Life Sports FC beat Fecundate 5-0*Wiggle United beat Artworks 2-0*Airtel Phek Zone beat Halcyon Utd 5-0*HUC Tuophema beat Zion Club 3-1MATCH FOR APRIL 11Ist Match: Native Club vs Re
  • DDCA Inter-School Cricket
    St Teresa & CHSS register wins In the opening match of the Inter-School (U-16) Cricket tournament organized by the Dimapur District Cricket Association at DDSC ground, Hebron Higher Secondary School lost to St Teresa Little Kingdom School by 17 runs in a low scoring match.1st Match:Toss won by St Teresa and elected to bat.Score:-68 all out in 15.3 overs Arbin—12 runs, Jasim—8 runsKelungta, Mungkhan, Nzanthung and Inuka took 2 wickets each Hebron HSS: 51 all ou
  • Vilasier bags second ITF Junior title
    Dimapur, April 9 (MExN): Vilasier Khate with partner Rithvik Anand of Tamil Nadu clinched the ITF Junior Doubles title at Indore (Madhya Pradesh) from April 4 to 9, 2011. A press note issued by Avozo Haikube, State Coach informed that the duo ousted Vishwes and Suraj 7/6, 7/5, and 6/1.  Vilasier Khate also reached the semi-finals in the singles. His next upcoming tournament is the Asian Juniors to be held at New Delhi. The Nagaland Lawn Tennis Association (NLTA) wishes him luck an
  • 'We need to take sports seriously'
    Minister Azo and others with the players of inaugural match at 2nd Chizami Cup on April 8. (Morung Photo)  Chizami (Phek) | April 8 : Minister for health & family welfare Küzholüzo (Azo) Nienu today kicked started the 2nd edition of Chizami Cup 2011 here under the aegis of Life Sports. Inaugurating the weeklong tournament, the minister encouraged the sports persons to maintain discipline, dedication and be committed in whatever field they involve in.On the other hand
  • 1st Senior (Veteran) NE Zone Badminton Championship
    Dimapur, April 8 (MExN): The Assam Seniors Badminton Club is organizing the 1st Senior (Veteran) North East Zone Prize Money Badminton Championship- 2011 on April 23 and 24, 2011 at Kanaklata Indoor Stadium, Guwahati. A press note issued by K. Kire, president Nagaland Badminton Association, Kohima informed that the last date to receive entries is April 19, 2011. Total prize money for the tournament is Rs. 1. 20 lakhs. Participants are required to produce Passport, Pan Card, and Governm
  • 5th World Senior (Veteran) Badminton Championship, Canada
    Dimapur, April 8 (MExN): The 5th World Senior (Veteran) Badminton Championship will be held at Richmond,Vancouver, Canada from August 21 to 27, 2011. The Championship will be held in the categories and events as: 35+ Men and Women’s Singles, Doubles and Mixed doubles, 40+ Men and Women’s Singles, Doubles and Mixed doubles, 45+ Men and Women’s Singles, Doubles and Mixed doubles, 50+ Men and Women’s Singles, Doubles and Mixed doubles, 55+ Men and Women’s Sin
  • MHSS Silver Jubilee Sports Week gets underway
    DIMAPUR, APRIL 7 (MExN): The 25th  Sports Week of Model Higher Secondary School (MHSS), Kohima, started on Wednesday, April 6 at the school campus. The week-long event was inaugurated by N.Khevito Sema, Additional Director, School Education, Nagaland as the chief guest. The function was also graced by the board members of the school. In his address the chief guest exhorted the students to perform and look beyond the state and national levels. He also reminded the students that apa
  • Dimapur Inter-High School Cricket
    Dimapur, April 8 (MExN): The Dimapur District Inter-High School (Under-16) Cricket tournament will be held from 9th to 16th April at DDSC ground, Dimapur. Altogether 14 schools are participating in this tournament.The teams are divided into four groups: Group-AAssam Rifles SchoolSD Jain Hr Sec SchoolRamjanki Hr Sec School Group-BModern SchoolSt. Edmunds SchoolRailway High School Group-CBronson SchoolPranab VidyapithGreenwood Hr Sec SchoolChristian Hr Sec School Group-DHe
  • Former Minister kicks off SRYSA sports meet
    Member general council (NIEPMD), Union Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, Thomas Ngullie, addressing the 22nd SRYSA meet 2011at New Aree village.   DIMAPUR , APRIL 6 (MExN): The 22nd Sungro Range Youth Sports Association (SRYSA) meet 2011 of late Mhonbemo Jami football memorial trophy and late Nyimbemo Patton volleyball memorial trophy kicked off at New Aree village ground on April 5, with Member general council (NIEPMD), Union Ministry of Social Justice & Empo
  • WE ARE THE WORLD CHAMPIONS!
    Mumbai, April 2 (Agencies/PTI): India beat Sri Lanka by six wickets to win the World Cup after a long long hiatus of 28 years to set the biggest party on the globe. The names Sachin Tendulkar and MS Dhoni have been written in the history books as the immortals of the game with a sea of over a billion cricket worshippers hailing the ultimate day of cricketing immortality for the team that deserved it the most.India beat reigning champions Australia, routed the spirited Pakistanis and ov