Viswanathan Anand finishes ninth in St. Louis Rapid

ST LOUIS (USA), August 14: Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand had another below-par day with a couple of draws and a defeat, finishing ninth spot in the rapid section of St. Louis Rapid and Blitz tournament that concluded here. While…

Exhibition match in memory of Lt. Xavier Rutsa

Dimapur, August 14: An exhibition football match will be playing on August 18 at Kohima Local Ground (Khouchiezie) in memory of Lt.Xavier Rutsa for the first time between Kohima Town Club (KTC) and Kohima Press Club (KPC) at 12 noon…

Governor wishes Naga athletes

Dimapur, August 14: Governor of Nagaland, PB Acharya has wished Jwensinle Kesen and Puleno Neikha and the Indian athletes who will be representing India at the upcoming 18th Asian Games to be held in Jakarta and Palembang, Indonesia from August…

YRS Advisor & NPA officials apprises CM on Naga ladies achievement

Kohima, August 13: Advisor for Youth Resources and Sports, MLA Zale Neikha along with Nagaland Sepaktakraw Association President, Ruokuo Kire and Nagaland Sepaktakraw Coach and Secretary NSA, Holshe Khrieo today called on Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio to apprise about feats…

Kohima Football League-2

Gideon Leo scores hat-trick as New Market blanks United 16 Kohima, August 13: Gideon Leo (99) scored the fourth hat-trick of the tournament as New Market Football Club blanked United 16 FC Lerie to move to third position in the…

Inter-Dept Badminton tourney at Pughoboto underway

Dimapur, August 13: The 6th Inter-Departmental Badminton tournament, Pughoboto got underway today. It was declared open by SDEO Pughoboto, V Yashito Swu in the presence of ADC, Phuleshe K. Yepthomi administrators, officers and others at the badminton stadium Pughoboto. Yashito…

Barcelona fight back to win Spanish Super Cup

TANGIERS (Morocco), August 13: Barcelona battled back to defeat Sevilla 2-1 and win the Spanish Super Cup on Sunday with French World Cup winner Ousmane Dembele hitting a sensational winner to help give Lionel Messi a winning start as captain.…

Nadal downs Tsitsipas to win Toronto Masters

TORONTO, August 13: Rafael Nadal held off a late surge from birthday boy Stefanos Tsitsipas to claim the 80th title of his career with victory at the Toronto Masters on Sunday. Nadal overcame a second set fightback from Greek youngster…

Lewandowski hat-trick leads Bayern to Frankfurt cup revenge

FRANKFURT AM MAIN, August 13: A brilliant hat-trick from Robert Lewandowski led Bayern Munich to a comfortable 5-0 victory over Eintracht Frankfurt in Sunday’s German Supercup, giving former Frankfurt coach Niko Kovac a memorable start to his reign at the…

England crush India by an innings and 159 runs at Lord’s

LONDON, August 12: India suffered an embarrassing innings and 159-run defeat in the second Test against England after yet another batting failure on day four at Lord’s, leaving the struggling visitors 0-2 behind in the five-match series. Indian batsmen failed…