Djokovic, Zverev, Venus/Serena Williams reach third round

MELBOURNE, January 17: Eleven years after beating Jo-Wilfried Tsonga for the 2008 Australian Open, top seed Novak Djokovic bested the Frenchman again at Melbourne Park to reach the third round early on Friday. The world number one Serb claimed a…

Siikriinye half marathon race

Phek, January 17: Siikriinye half marathon race as part of Siikriinye Mini Hornbill festival took place today with a large number of participants. The Siikriinye half marathon race was organized by District Election Office, Phek under Systematic Voters’ Education &…

U-21 football & senior v’ball tourney at Zubza

Kohima, January 17: Under-21 football and senior men volleyball tournament organised by 78th Bn CRPF in collaboration with Sechii-Zubza Football Club under civic action program began on Thursday at WAPO ground in Kohima. The tournament was inaugurated by Sarbjit Singh,…

India eye perfect finish to historic Australia tour

MELBOURNE, January 17: Buoyant and self-assured in equal measure, India would be eyeing a maiden bilateral ODI series triumph on Australian soil after the path-breaking Test conquest when they take on the home team in the tour finale on Friday.…

Saina, Srikanth enter quarters of Malaysia Masters

Kuala Lumpur, January 17: Kidambi Srikanth and Saina Nehwal made it to the quarterfinals of the Malaysia Masters BWF Super 500 tournament in Kuala Lumpur on Thursday. Srikanth recovered from a mid-match slump to beat Wong Wing Ki Vincent of…

Kohli, Dhoni lead India to series-levelling win in Adelaide

SYDNEY, January 15: Virat Kohli smashed his 39th one-day international century as India claimed a dramatic six-wicket victory over Australia at a sweltering Adelaide Oval on Tuesday to level up the three-match series at 1-1. Skipper Kohli contributed 104 of…

Dr T Ao inter-district football tourney from Jan 28

Dimapur, January 15: As part of the yearlong celebration of Dr T Ao birth centenary, the Department of Youth Resources & Sports in collaboration with Nagaland Football Association is organizing inter district football tournament in honour of the legendary footballer…

CWA 1st open wrestling c’ship on Feb 8

Kohima, January 15: The Chakhesang Wrestling Association (CWA) is all set to organize the 1st Chakhesang Open Wrestling Championship on February 8 at Pfutsero Sports Complex with Neiba Kronu, Minister, Planning & Coordination and Land Revenue as special guest. The…

NFCA to conduct AIFF certificate course

Dimapur, January 15: The Nagaland Football Coaches Association (NFCA) is all geared to conduct the All India Football Federation (AIFF) D level certificate course for football coaches from January 18 to 23, 2018 at Zhadima village, Kohima. The registration for…

Halep, Kei Nishikori reaches 2nd round of Australian Open

MELBOURNE, January 15: World number one Simona Halep battled through to the Australian Open second round Tuesday with a come-from-behind win over Kaia Kanepi to stay in the tournament. The Romanian had to dig deep against the woman who defeated…