Douglas Costa of Juventus apologises for spitting at opponent’s face

Turin, September 17: Juventus forward Douglas Costa has apologised after being sent off for spitting in the face of Sassuolo’s Federico Di Francesco in a 2-1 Serie A win in Turin on Sunday. Cristiano Ronaldo scored his first goals for…

Virat Kohli, weightlifter Mirabai Chanu recommended for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

  New Delhi, September 17: Cricketer Virat Kohli and weightlifter Mirabai Chanu have been recommended for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award. While star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra was among 20 sportspersons picked for the Arjuna Awards. According to ANI,…

4th Capt. N. Kenguruse Memorial Football Tournament

Vanguard FC, Green Club, Naga Terriers and Nerhema FC enters semi-finals Kohima, September 17: Vanguard Football Club Wokha, Green Club Zunheboto, Naga Terriers Kohima and Nerhema Village FC entered into semi-finals of the ongoing 4th edition of Capt. N. Kenguruse…

3rd Morning Champions Cup: Morning FC wins

Kohima, September 17: Champion’s of the recently concluded Morning Premier League, All Blacks Football Club earned their first full point of 3rd Morning Champions Cup (MCC) organised by Morning Football Association at Seikhazou Ground, D Khel Kohima Village here. All…

Asia Cup: India face Hong Kong before Pakistan clash

DUBAI, September 17: A formidable India will be aiming to make short work of minnows Hong Kong in their Asia Cup opener Tuesday before getting battle-ready for their much-anticipated clash against arch-rivals Pakistan on Wednesday. The match against Hong Kong…

Gold for Mary Kom, Manisha gets silver in Polish boxing tourney

Gliwice (Poland), September 16: The seasoned MC Mary Kom (48kg) collected her third gold medal of the year with a display of tactical brilliance while Manisha (54kg) settled for a silver in the 13th Silesian Open Boxing Tournament for women…

F1: Hamilton extends title lead with Singapore GP triumph

SINGAPORE, September 16: Britain’s Lewis Hamilton eased to victory from pole position at the Singapore Grand Prix on Sunday as the Mercedes driver extended his championship lead over Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel to 40 points with six rounds remaining. Hamilton held…

Asia Cup 2018: Bangladesh beat Sri Lanka by 137 runs

DUBAI, September 16: Mushfiqur Rahim’s superb hundred complemented by a collective effort from the bowlers saw Bangladesh thrash Sri Lanka by 137 runs despite Lasith Malinga’s brilliant international comeback in the Asia Cup opener here Saturday. Mushfiqur scored a career-best…

Manchester United battle past Watford to ease pressure on Jose Mourinho

WATFORD, September 16: Manchester United punctured Watford’s bubble on Saturday, withstanding late pressure from the surprise early Premier League pacesetters to win 2-1 and relieve the pressure on beleaguered manager Jose Mourinho. United endured a miserable start to the season,…

DFL-Day 2: FC Alianza beats P Vizheto; Dorians Society humbles United V&S

Nagaland has long way to catch up with other states: Alemtemshi Dimapur, September 15: The second day of Dimapur Football League organized by Naga United Football Club under the aegis of Dimapur District Football Association was graced by CEO, IDAN,…