Sports

  • 17TH CLASSIC CUP 2011
    Ist MatchKohima College beat Mystic United 3- 1.Kohima College scorers: Yhungshalo (1st and 3rd goal) in the3rd and 23rd minutes and Joseph -2nd goal in the 13th minute.Red card shown to captain of Kohima College Megoreizo in the 15th minuteMystic scorer- Chonchothung in the 26th minute. Lanvungo was awarded yellow card in the 46th minute2nd matchHurricane Boys defeated Entwine 4-3The match ended in goal-less draw. Hurricane Boys scorers: Rokovoto, Vizokho, Vilekho and Zhapchuto,. Entw
  • 21 Gold Cup trophy held at Tobu
    Tobu, August 18 (DIPR): The 21st Gold Cup Trophy 2011 football final match was played on August 13 at Tobu with DIS, P. Pur Jamir as the guest of honour. The DIS in his address appreciated the fact that the tournament has given the youth the opportunity to exhibit their talents. He exhorted all the young players to acquire the 3Ds of sports, which stands for Discipline, Dedication and Determination. The final match was played between Friends Football Club Yongkhao village and 1st AR To
  • Inter-Govt Middle School Taekwondo meet at Kohima
    DIMAPUR, AUGUST 18 (MExN): The first Inter-Government Middle School Taekwondo Championship, 2011 is undergoing at I.G Stadium, Kohima from 17th to 20th August 2011.A program was held today at I.G Stadium, Kohima. Speaking on the occasion, Kelei Zeliang, NCS Director, Youth Resources and Sports, encouraged the Students to concentrate in the discipline they have chosen, and to try hard so as to bring laurels to the State in the years to come. He added that with sincerity and dedic
  • 6th M. Noke Trophy Inter-club Football tournament
    Dimapur, August 18 (MExN): The 6th M. Noke Trophy Inter-club Football tournament will be held at Mon Town Local Football ground from October 11, 2011. The tournament is sponsored by Mr& Mrs M. Noke Wangnao and family and organized by Friends’ Club Mon Town in collaboration with Nagaland State Aids Control Society (NSACS) with the theme “Search for talent”. A press note issued by Bongei Konyak, chairman stated that the prize money for the tournament is as follows:
  • MLA Kire to grace 17th Classic Cup 2011
    Kohima, August 17 (DIPR): The inaugural programme of the 17th Classic Cup 2011, under the theme “One spirit, one Team, One win” will be graced by MLA, Chairman & Advisory NKVIB & Music Task Force, Dr. Nicky Kire as the Chief Guest on August 18 at the Local Ground Kohima. Unfurling of the Tournament Flag will be done by the Chief Guest followed by prayer by Pastor CBC, Minister Hill, Dr. Vevo Phesao. The welcome address will be delivered by Vice President, Classic Cl
  • AR Karate team wins Independence Cup Championship trophy
    Assam Rifles Karate team with their medals, certificates and Championship Trophy at the Talkatora Stadium, New Delhi. Dimapur, August 17 (MExN): The Karate team of the Assam Rifles returned to ARTC & S, Shokhuvi, Nagaland after winning the Senior Division ‘Seventh All India Independence Cup Karate Championship’. The Championship was conducted under the aegis of the All India Karate Federation at the Talkatora Stadium, New Delhi on August 12 and 13, 2011. The team b
  • Nagaland Muaythai team wins 6 gold
    Nagaland Muaythai team display the medals which they won at the IFMA National Championship was held from August 5 to 7 at Hyderabad.Dimapur, August 12 (MExN): The 22 member team of All Nagaland Amateur Muaythai Association (ANAMA) led by R Takameren has arrived from the recently concluded IFMA National Championship which was held from August 5 to 7 at Hyderabad. The Nagaland team has returned home with 6 (six) gold, 7 (seven) silver and 2 (Two) bronze medal. The Nagaland Muaythai team
  • PTSA inter colony tourney underway
    Dimapur, August 12 (MExN): The Pfutsero Town Sports Association Inter Colony Football Tournament was graced by Savi Liegise, President, Naga Council, Dimapur on August 10, 2011 along with his comrades and elders. It is the first ever inter colony tournament to have a running Trophy in memorial of lt Neikhrope Ritse donated by his wife and children at Pfutsero Town. I. Alempokba, Principal, Pfutsero College, Rev Dr Yieteptso Wezah, Principal, Baptist Theological College, Pfutsero,
  • DDTTA informs
    DIMAPUR, AUGUST 12 (MExN): In view of the forthcoming Dimapur District Open Table Tennis tournament to be held next month, interested players from Dimapur district are informed to get themselves registered with Dimapur District Table Tennis Association (DDTTA) before August 27, 2011. All other registered players are also informed to renew their membership within the stipulated time. The Registration Fee for new members is Rs 200 while renewal is Rs 100. A press note from the DDTT
  • PBA open badminton tourney
    Dimapur, August 12 (MExN): The Pfutsero Badminton Association (PBA) will be organizing the 5th Open Tournament from August 24 to 26 sponsored by Villa Board Trust. The tournament will be only for men doubles open and for Phek district only with 1st prize - Rs.10000, 2nd prize-Rs.7000, 3rd prize- Rs.5000, 4th prize - Rs 3000 along with trophys and certificates. The entry fee is Rs.100. For further information contact: President PBA-9402088612, General Secretary PBA-9612156509. This was
  • Inter colony football tournament at Pfutsero
    Phek, August 11 (DIPR): The Inter Colony Football Tournament cum First Late Neikhrope Ritse Tournament took place on August 10 at Pfutsero Town Local Ground. President Naga Council Dimapur, Savi Liegise graced the inaugural function as the chief guest. Addressing the gathering, he encouraged the youth to have sports as one of the medium to interact with new friends even if he is the competitor saying that many talented youth have misused their talents and gone in the wrong ways. He als
  • 7th Sumi Chess Championship 2011
    Dimapur, August 11 (MExN): The Sumi Chess Association Nagaland (SCAN) is organizing its 7th Sumi Chess Championship 2011 schedule from September 7 to 10, 2011 at Circuit Conference Hall Dimapur. A oppress note issued by Mughato Awomi, president, Sumi Chess Association stated that interested persons are requested to register the entry fee at M/S Kiran Spostrts, N.L Road, Dimapur. The general category entry fee is Rs. 500, and under 16 years is Rs. 300. The note also mentioned that Xerox
  • Clark Memorial HSS Impur lifts TT trophy
    Mokokchung | August 11 : The 5th Inter School Table Tennis Tournament, sponsored by Moasangba Jamir and organized by the Mokokchung District Table Tennis Association concluded successfully on August 10 here at the Multi-purpose Stadium. Clark Memorial Higher Secondary School, Impur lifted the overall champion’s trophy. The two day tournament saw around 100 students from 9 schools competing in various categories. The winners were awarded cash prizes as well as certificates besides
  • Naga athletes qualify for National Championship
    Nagaland athletics team medal winners along with Coach B.Awala Walling (extreme left) at the 23rd East Zone Junior Athletics Championship held at Kolkata from August 1 to 3.  Dimapur, August 10 (MExN): Three athletes from Sports Academy Dimapur got qualified and selected in the recently concluded 23rd East Zone Junior Athletic Championship at Kolkata from August 1 to 3, 2011. The athletes are students of Government Higher Secondary School Dimapur and under the aegis of Nagaland At
  • NTA inform players
    Kohima, August 10 (MExN): The Nagaland Taekwondo Association (NTA) has informed that all the Gold Medalists in Junior 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 13. In a release NTA General Secretary Lhouliebeio Khezhie directed all the Gold Medal winners in Junior Boys and Girls in various categories to bring the following documents – Birth Certifi
  • Nagaland Taekwondo Association informs
    Kohima, August 10 (DIPR): The Nagaland Taekwondo Association (NTA) has informed that all the Gold Medallists in Junior 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 13. In a release, NTA General Secretary, Lhouliebeio Khezhie has directed all the Gold Medal winners in Junior Boys and Girls in various categories to bring the following documents – Birth
  • 5th Mkg district inter-school TT tourney begins
    The participating players being introduced to the Chief Guest, Kesonyu Yhome IAS, ADS and Administrator MMC during the 5th Ineter-School Table Tennis Tournament at Multi Sports Complex, Mokokchung on August 9. (DIPR Photo) Mokokchung, August 9 (DIPR): The Tournament being organized by the Mokokchung District Table Tennis Association (MDTTA) and sponsored by Moasangba Jamir, the Proprietor of Hotel Metsuben, Mokokchung. The 5th Mokokchung District Table Tennis tournament kick start
  • 7th Atou Nagaland Open Snooker C’ship 2011
    Kohima | August 4 : The 7th Atou Nagaland Open Snooker Championship 2011 sponsored by the parents & family members of Ketoulhou (Atou) Keditsu got underway here today at Atou Pool House. The tournament was inaugurated by ex- minister Rokoneicha Kuotsu. Altogether, 36 participants are vying for the coveted champion title, which will go on till August 5.The closing function will take place on August 5 at 4:30 PM with Neilasa Sopfü, SP, fire & emergency service Kohima as the
  • Sainik School Punglwa wins Basketball championship
    Students of Assam Sainik School Punglwa, with the basketball championship trophy at the East Zone Sainik Schools sports and co-curricular Championship 2011-12.  Dimapur, August 2 (MExN): The East Zone Sainik Schools sports and co-curricular Championship 2011-12 was held from July 25 to 29, 2011 at Goalpara. Assam Sainik School Punglwa won the championship trophy in Basketball. The School football team was declared the runners up in both junior and sub- junior category and in volle
  • Power Kidz lift 5-Men soccer trophy
    DIMAPUR, JULY 29 (MExN): Power Kidz Club (PKC) of Burma Camp won Emporia Sporting Club’s 2nd 5-Men Soccer Tournament. PKC defeated Chumukedima’s Skater Boyz Club 1-0  in the final played at the GHSS playfield, United colony (Nagarjan) on Wednesday, July 29. Sixteen teams had competed in the tournament which was held under the theme: ‘A new Hope for Sportsmen’. The champion team was awarded a cash purse of Rs. 20, 000 and the runners-up Rs. 10, 000 alongwith