Wednesday, February 8, 2023

Sport

Inter-Collegiate Sports Meet held at St. Joseph’s College, Jakhama

The first ever two-day Inter-Collegiate Sports-Cum-Literary Meet, 2023 got underway at St. Joseph’s College (A) Jakhama on February 3. The meet started with an inaugural session in the college football ground at 9:30 am, during which Rev. Fr. Obed...

SAFF U-20 Women’s C’ship: India ready for B’desh showdown

After a resounding victory against Bhutan in the opener, India U-20 women’s football team under their coach Maymol Rocky is ready for its next challenge and determined not to let their guard down when they meet hosts Bangladesh in...

Marathon held at St. Joseph University

A marathon to mark the “World Cancer Awareness Day” cum “Clean Election” was organized by department of Education St. Joseph University on February 4 in collaboration with District Election Office Chumoukedima, Nagaland.The race was flagged off by Rev Fr...

Assam fast bowler Abu Nechim retires from all forms of cricket

Assam fast bowler Abu Nechim, who also played for India U19 men’s team and had appearances in the Indian Premier League (IPL), has announced retirement from all forms of the game.“I would like to bring to your kind notice...

EPL: Everton stun Arsenal 1-0

New Everton manager Sean Dyche enjoyed a dream start as a much-improved side stunned Premier League leaders Arsenal at a raucous Goodison Park, reports BBC Sports.Dyche was appointed as boss last Monday following the departure of Frank Lampard, who...

ISL: Mumbai FC vs Hyderabad FC encounter ends in 1-1 draw

The blockbuster encounter between Mumbai City FC and Hyderabad FC ended in a 1-1 draw at the Mumbai Football Arena on Saturday, February 4, reports Sports Keeda.The Nizams pressed high early in the game, looking to close down space...

Davis Cup: Huesler, Zverev win to leave Switzerland-Germany level

Alexandeor Zverev picked an opportune moment to record his second competitive win in eight months, defeating Stan Wawrinka 6-4, 6-1 to draw Germany level with Switzerland in their Davis Cup Qualifier in Trier, Germany.In Bogota, it was all square...

Accepted suspension for swift resolution of my doping case: Dipa

Handed a 21-month ban for failing a dope test, Indian gymnastics ace Dipa Karmakar on Saturday said she accepted provisional suspension after returning positive for a banned drug to swiftly resolve her case with the international federation.Karmakar, however, claimed...

Lionel Messi considering playing on until 2026 World Cup: Report

 Argentina captain Lionel Messi has left open the possibility of playing at the 2026 FIFA World Cup, but says his participation will depend on 'many things'. The Paris Saint-Germain forward previously declared the 2022 World Cup in Qatar would mark...

Bundesliga: Neuer considers leaving Bayern due to dismissal of goalkeeper coach

Manuel Neuer has attacked Bayern Munich club leaders over the dismissal of goalkeeper coach Toni Tapalovic. The 36-year-old said that he considered leaving the club "as this was a heavy blow for me as I was already lying on the...

SAFF U-20 Women: India trounce Bhutan 12-0

Three hat-tricks by as many substitutes helped India U-20 women’s football team trounce Bhutan 12-0 in their opening match of the SAFF U-20 Women’s Championship at the Mostafa Kamal Stadium, here on Friday.Messers Neha, Anita Kumari, and Lynda Kom,...

India rise to No. 3 in IBA’s world boxing

India continue to take rapid strides in the boxing world as the country jumped to the third spot in the International Boxing Association’s (IBA) latest world ranking.The exceptional performances from its boxers saw India accumulate 36,300 ranking points, only...

Lionel Messi open to playing in 2026 WC

After hoisting his first World Cup trophy with Argentina in December, Lionel Messi said that tournament would be his last, but now it appears he’s open to the possibility of playing in the 2026 event.“Because of age it’ll be...

La Liga: Real earn comfortable win over Valencia

Real Madrid moved back to within five points of La Liga leaders FC Barcelona after a 2-0 win at home to Valencia.Real Madrid were always on top of a side that parted ways with coach Gennaro Gattuso on Monday,...

ISL: East Bengal beat Kerala Blasters 2-1

East Bengal overcame Kerala Blasters’ challenge to register a 1-0 win in the Hero Indian Super League (ISL) at the Salt Lake Stadium, Kolkata on Friday.The Blasters started strong, looking to carve their opponents open. Rahul KP had two...