Tuesday, December 6, 2022

Sport

Croatia beat Japan on penalties to reach World Cup quarter-finals

The Vatreni went into extra time three times in their run to the 2018 World Cup Final, and they used that experience to keep their 2022 hopes alive.The team edged Japan 1-1 (3-1) on penalty kicks in their round...

4th Hornbill shooting competition

Nagaland Shooting Sports Association (NSSA) conducted the 4th Hornbill Shooting Competition in the newly inaugurated NSSA Shooting Complex at the Multi Disciplinary Sports Complex, Dimapur from December 2-5, 2022.On the first day registration and pre-event trainings were conducted.On the...

Nick Bollettieri, coach to many tennis stars, dead at age 91

Nick Bollettieri, the Hall of Fame tennis coach who worked with some of the sport’s biggest stars, including Andre Agassi and Monica Seles, and founded an academy that revolutionized the development of young athletes, has died. He was 91.Bollettieri...

Eng beat Pak by 74 runs in 1st Test

England showcased its masterful approach of aggression in test cricket with a superb 74-run victory over Pakistan in the final session of the first test on Sunday.Needing 263 runs with eight wickets in hand on Day 5, Pakistan was...

2023 FIH Men’s Hockey World Cup’s trophy tour kickstarts

The trophy tour of the 2023 Men’s FIH Hockey World Cup was kick-started on Monday with Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik handing over the trophy to Hockey India president Dilip Tirkey.Wishing the trophy tour a grand success, Patnaik said...

Uruguay players charged for confronting World Cup referee

Four Uruguay players were charged with offensive behavior by FIFA on Monday for their angry pursuit of the referee after being eliminated from the World Cup.The Uruguayan soccer federation also faces an extra charge of discrimination, FIFA said without...

ZBCCYD Kingdom Surge Sports gets underway at Jalukie town

A five-day “Kingdom Surge Sports 2022” of the Zeme Baptist Church Council Youth Department (ZBCCYD) got underway at Government Higher Secondary School, Jalukie Town ground on Monday with AH&VS deputy director and former vice president of ZBCCYD, Dr. Ilang...

MCC to organize T20 cricket tourney

Missionshire Cricket Club (MCC) would be organizing a T10 Cricket Tournament from December 15 to 17 at TM Government Higher Secondary School Ground, Kohima. Addressing a press conference on Sunday, tournament convenor, Kikrusetuo Sekhose, said the tournament would be...

CGU felicitates Gorkha achievers

Chandmari Gorkha Union (CGU), Kohima felicitated three achieves from the Gorkha community of Kohima during a general meeting held at GPPK Hall, Chandmari, Kohima on November 27, 2022.In a press release, CGU secretary Samir Thapa said the union honoured...

KDCA holds annual general meeting

Kiphire District Cricket Association (KDCA) held its annual general meeting at Kiphire Headquarters on December 5, 2022.In a press release, KDCA president Justin Khatomong T informed that Cambridge High School Kiphire headmaster Rohit Rai, who graced the meeting, urged...