IPL to be played in India, to begin on March 23

NEW DELHI, January 8: The speculation over where the 12th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will be held has finally ended. The Supreme Court appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) on Tuesday decided that IPL 2019 will be scheduled…

Much-changed Liverpool dumped out of FA Cup by Wolves

WOLVERHAMPTON, January 8: Liverpool crashed out of the FA Cup with a 2-1 defeat to Wolves on Monday as Jurgen Klopp paid for naming a second-string side that included three teenagers at Molineux. Goals from Raul Jimenez and Ruben Neves…

India make history, win first-ever cricket Test series in Australia

SYDNEY, January 7: A dominant India won their first-ever Test series in Australia by a margin of 2-1 after play in the fourth and final Test in Sydney was abandoned due to rain on Monday. Australia were still trailing by…

WCYO biennial sports meet begins

Dimapur, January 7: The 6-day Western Chakhesang Youth Organization (WCYO) biennial sports meet began today at Bade village with Isaac Kronu, Class-I contractor, as special guest. Addressing the inaugural programme, Kronu exhorted the participants and guests to continue to pursue…

Cooch Behar U-19 Trophy

Nagaland all out at 188 Dimapur, January 7: In a league match of the Cooch Behar U-19 Boys match at Jorhat, Nagaland were all out for 188 runs against Meghalaya in the first innings on Day-1. Meghalaya were also reduced…

Vivotso wins 6th Nagaland Open Pcheda competition

Kohima, January 7: Vivotso Theyo today won the 6th Nagaland Open Pcheda competition organised by Tragopan Club at Viswema village. Altogether 85 competitors from different community participated in the competition. The second position went to Neisal Theyo while Kidese Theyo…

AFC Asian Cup

China saved by goalie howler in narrow win over Kyrgyzstan AL-AIN (United Arab Emirates), Janaury 7: A goalkeeping blunder helped Marcello Lippi’s China avoid a humiliating defeat as they came from behind to narrowly beat minnows Kyrgyzstan 2-1 at the…

AFC Asian Cup

India maul Thailand 4-1 in their opening clash ABU DHABI, January 6: Indian football’s goal machine Sunil Chhetri struck a brace to help the country stunningly outplay Thailand 4-1 and record its first victory in the Asian Cup since 1964…

Rain halts India’s charge, Australia 6/0 following on

SYDNEY, January 6: Australia were forced to follow-on on home soil for the first time in 30 years after being dismissed for 300 as India went for the jugular in search of a maiden series triumph Down Under on the…

Brilliant Nishikori claims Brisbane title

BRISBANE (Australia), January 6: Japanese star Kei Nishikori claimed his first title since 2016 when he downed Russia’s Daniil Medvedev 6-4, 3-6, 6-2 in the final of the Brisbane International on Sunday. The Japanese star had not won a tournament…