Sports

  • NSF Martyrs’ Memorial Trophy 12th edition
    Dimapur, September 4 (MExN): The 12th Edition of the NSF Martyrs’ Memorial Trophy is slated to be held from October 1 till 31, 2011 at Kohima Local ground. Organized annually by the Angami Students’ Union (ASU), in profound remembrance and honor of two students’ comrades, this years’ edition will also commemorate with the 25th anniversary of the Slain Martyrs Lt. Kekuojalie Sachü and Lt. Vikhozo Yhoshü, who made the supreme sacrifice in the year 1986,
  • Open volleyball C'ship in Peren
    Dimapur, September 4 (MExN): The Mbaupunggwa Lui Sporting Association (MLSA)will be conducting the Peren District Open Volleyball Championship (Men) in memory of Lt. Haingaugong Rangkau 14th meet) running tournament from September 27, 2011. A press note issued by Kwetrie, secy, MLSA informed that the champions will receive Rs. 30,000 while the runner-up, 3rd pace and 4th place will receive Rs. 20,000, Rs. 3000 and Rs. 2000 respectively. Individual prizes such as Best Spiker, Best Liber
  • Young XI lift 8th Mongmong football trophy
    Kiphire | September 4 : In spite of po or infrastructure that the district has thousands of football lovers this evening enthroned the public ground to witness the final match of the 8th edition of the Mongmong football tournament which kicks start on 25th August.Young and energetic Young XI defeated Legent club to walk away with Rs 25,000 and a cash and trophy of the 8th edition of the Mongmong football tourney which was organised by the Kiphire town Sangtam Students union defeating L
  • New Market XI to meet 13 AR in finals today
    Kohima | September 2 : New Market XI will clash with 13 Assam Rifles in the finals of 17th Classic Cup 2011 on September 3 at the Kohima Local Ground at 3:00 PM. Minister for health & family welfare Kuzholuzo Nienu will grace the grand final as the chief guest. The Champion will fetch Rs. 1 lakh while the runners-up will be awarded with Rs. 40,000.Classic Club beats KPCOur CorrespondentKohima | September 2Classic Club, Kohima today defeated Kohima Press Club 4-3 in the exhibition m
  • Yarkhok United Football Club foundation day held
    Ukhrul | September 2 : The foundation day of soccer club "Yarkhok United Football Club"(YUFC) was held on September 1, 2011. The main aims and objectives of the Club were highlighted by Rinyapam Sareo, Club president and Ronthing Shaiza, secretary. It was stated that YUFC aims to promote and also give exposure to the talented young footballers of the region. It hopes to be a platform with a common hope and believe in reaching greater heights just as the motto banner reads &qu
  • Morung Sport Briefs
    XXIV SRS inter school TT Dimapur, September 2 (MExN): Leo club of Dimapur youth wings of Lions club of Dimapur is organising XXIV SRS inter school table tennis tournament and slogan competition on September 13 and 14 at Leo Park, Lions Centre. All School authorities are requested to submit their players name before September 7 for further details contact Leo Ankit Jain-9856250482; Leo Kalyan Shah-8014807987 and Leo Rishab Sethi-8794634233. Volleyball Trophy deferredMokokchung, Septembe
  • KPC- Classic Club exhibition match today
    Kohima | September 1 : The exhibition match between the organizer of 17th Classic Cup 2011- Classic Club, Kohima and Kohima Press Club (KPC) will take place on September 2 at the Kohima Local Ground at 3:00 PM.Parliamentary secretary for social welfare & women development Chotisuh Sazo who is also the member of Classic Club will be the team captain of the club while Mhaliezolie Kire, editor Capi as KPC captain.The prize money, amounting to Rs. 20,000 is sponsored by Zaputuo Khezhie
  • 17TH CLASSIC CUP 2011| New Market XI enter finals
    Kohima | September 1 : New Market XI today entered the finals of 17th Classic Cup 2011 after defeating Khuzama Youth Organization (KYO) 1-0 in the second semi finals played here in the Kohima Local Ground.The winning goal for New Market XI came through Tosovi Khape in 38th minutes. With today’s win, New Market XI will clash with 13th Assam Rifles in finals on September 3 at 3:00 PM.Parliamentary secretary for social welfare & women development Chotisuh Sazo and MLA Dr. Nicky
  • 13th ex-army service man volleyball trophy
    Kohima, August 31 (MExN): The 13th Ex-army Service Man Volleyball Trophy was held from August 25 to 27 last at Tsadang Village. L.T. Sangtam, OSD to Chief Minister graced the occasion as the chief guest and Sethrongkyü, president GBs Union Chare Area as the guest of honour. Speaking on the occasion, the chief guest labeled sports as one of the leading circular activity that involved integrity, discipline, self determination and self confidence.He stated that a true sports person i
  • Morung Sport Briefs
    17th Classic Cup 1st semi-finals results 13th AR-5 beat Addax Club D Khel -0 Toshi -1st goal - 18th minute K. Johnson -2nd goal-42nd minute Temolal Luenga -3rd ,4th and 5th goals in the 57th, 64th and 73rd minutes 2nd semi-finals (Thursday 3.00pm) Khuzama YO vs New Market XIMatch patron – Kelei Zeliang Director YRS  Classic Club Kohima and Kohima Press Club will play an exhibition match on September 2 at 3.00pm. The prize money for the exhibition amounting to Rs.20,000 is sp
  • Volley Ball Tournament Under 15 Brtf
    The winner of the Inter Unit Volleyball Tournament, which was conducted among the units of 15 BRTF. The tournament was conducted at the venue of 89 RCC at Zubza from August 26 to 27. The match was fiercely contested and was won by the team comprising of 89 RCC and 98 RCC. The tournament was conducted to improve the camaraderie, team spirit and to inculcate esprit - de - corps among the Task Force.
  • 17TH CLASSIC CUP 2011 KOHIMA LOCAL GROUND
    Day 8 Result1st Match Chumukedima Town -1 beat Kohima College-02nd matchHurricane Boys Phesama -1 beat Asian Mission College-0 .3rd match Hutuophezou United Club-4 beat Paopong 0 4th matchZeliangrong XI-4 beat Phezhu FC 2 vie tie-breakerMeanwhile, TR Zeliang, minister for planning & coordination witnessed the fourth match and also donated Rs.50,000 to the ClassicClub, Kohima.FIXTURES FOR AUGUST 27Ist Match: 13th AR vs Highland Boys Club-12.00 noon2nd Match: Khuzama YO vs Sonshang F
  • 5th Open Pfutsero Badminton tourney concludes
    Phek, August 26 (DIPR): The 5th Open Pfutsero Badminton Tournament, which began at S.C Jamir Stadium, Pfutsero on August 24 concluded on August 26. The tournament was organised by Pfutsero Badminton Association and sponsored by Vivala Trust Board. Earlier, Deputy Chairman State Planning Board, Government of Nagaland, Neiba Kronu declared the tournament opened as the chief guest while the President PBA, Lhiwepelo Ritse delivered the welcome speech. A number of players and veteran player
  • 5th Friends Memorial Trophy underway
    Dimapur, August 26 (MExN): The Students' Union of SASRD, Nagaland University, SASRD organised the 5th Friends Memorial Trophy, an annual event which is held in memory of friends who have passed away. SU: SASRD, President Atou Kharutso in a press release informed that the opening ceremony was held on August 25 at IETC ground, Medziphema where Angelina Tajen, ADC Medziphema graced the occasion as the chief guest. The ADC in her speech encouraged the students to be honest and truthful in
  • 8th Mongmong football tourney underway
    (Left) Players lined up during the inaugural function (Right) Chief Guest at the 8th edition of the Mongmong football tournament which is underway presently, Athrila SDO(C) kick opens the tourney. . (Morung Photos)  Kiphire, August 25 (MExN): Altogether 13 teams are taking part in the 8th edition of the Mongmong football tournament which is underway with Athrila SDO(C) as chief guest today. Speaking at the inauguration function today at the public ground she stated that places lik
  • MEx Sports File
    NTA inform players Dimapur, August 25 (MExN): The Nagaland Taekwondo Association (NTA) has informed that it will conduct final screening and medical examination for the in sub-junior for boys and girls in various categories. All the gold medalists in sub-junior for boys and girls in various categories, in the recently concluded 24th Edition of Nagaland State Taekwondo Championship to report to Indira Gandhi Stadium (IGS), Kohima on August 31.  In a release NTA General Secretary Lh
  • MEx Sports File
    2nd inter-ward tournament footballKohima, August 24 (MExN): The 9th Kohima Town A/C NPF is organizing the “2nd Inter-Ward Tournament Football for Men & Volley Ball for Women and 1st Music in Solo and Band Competition” from September 7 – 14 at Kohima Local Ground and State Academy Hall, Kohima respectively.  In this connection, all the wards have been requested to participate in the tournament. For further information, contact the following numbers: Convenor &
  • Last date extended for DDCA registration
    DIMAPUR, AUGUST 23 (MExN): Dimapur District cricket association further informs all registered cricket clubs under Dimapur District to renew their registration by paying fees of Rs1000 and Rs 2000 for new clubs. The DDCA president I. Pihoto further informed all clubs to also register their respective players with DDCA by paying fees of Rs 50 per player and filling up a bio data form. The registered player shall not be allowed to change their club for a span of one year   For
  • 1st Inter GMS Taekwondo Championship concludes
    DIMAPUR, AUGUST 21 (MExN): Yangphi Govt. Middle School, Kiphire walked away with the champions’ trophy with 5 Gold, 1 Silver and 4 Bronze medals at the 1st Inter Govt. Middle School Taekwondo Championship.  Yongyah Govt. Middle School Longleng was declared the runner-up with 5 Gold and 1 Bronze medals. The Championship was organised by the Department of Youth Resources & Sports, Nagaland and sponsored by the State Mission Authority SSA, Nagaland from 17th to 20th August
  • Energy run, quiz, singing contest mark renewal energy day in Nagaland
    Deputy Chairman State Planning Board Neiba Kronu flagging off the Rally from Local Ground to Heritage Complex Kohima during the observance of Rajiv Gandhi Akshay Urja Diwas on August 20. (DIPR Photo) Kohima | August 20 : Nagaland along with the rest of the country today observed Rajiv Gandhi Akshay Urja Diwas- National Renewable Energy Day which is celebrated in commemoration of the birth anniversary of the then Prime Minister of India Lt. Rajiv Gandhi. The main objective of this