Stage set for Tura football league

TURA, NOV 4: Stage is set for the finals of the much awaited Tura Football League 2016 at Dikki Bandi staidum, Dakopgre. The dates for the final showdown are yet to be announced. In yesterday last league match of the Super Division category Druma Sandruma defeated Boco Juniors by 2-1. Read More

Blind chess player qualifies

SHILLONG, OCT 26: RK Chakravarty, a visually impared chess player from Meghalaya, stood 12th out of 73 participants in the recent concluded East Zone Chess Championship for Visually Handicapped 2016 held at Madati, West Bengal. “We congratulated him for making us all very proud,” Meghalaya Chess Association (MCA) said in Read More

NE basketball association

SHILLONG, OCT 2: A new basketball body named ‘United Northeast Basketball Association’ was formed on Sunday at the Nehru Stadium- Guwahati represented by six (6) states and a written commitment from Sikkim. The meeting held in conference room of ‘Assam Olympic Association’ formed the basket body for north eastern states Read More

North Tura wins by 5-2 goal

TURA, SEPT 25: North Tura club thrashed Greenwood Club Darenggre with 5-2 goals in the opening match of the Tura Football League 2016 Division – B on Saturday at Dikki Bandi stadium. Laster Marak of Greenwood Club scored the first goal in the 13 minute of the match and posed Read More

Donasipara clinch 35 plus football trophy

TURA,SEPT 18: Dobasipara won the title of “Forever Young 35 Plus Football Tournament 2016” thrashing Tura Runner Club team in a thrilling match held yesterday at Chandmari playground with 1-0. In the first half of the match Dimseng Marak of Dobasipara scored the goal and solidified its position. Tura Runners Read More

Blind football for voting enrollment,rights

SHILLONG, SEPT 16: Meghalaya’s Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) office organized the first ever   blind football match between the Kerala Blind Football team from the Kerala Blind Football Federation (BBFF) and the Meghalaya Blind Football team in collaboration with the Bethany Society and the Jyoti Sroat School for the Blind. The Read More

AR presents Olympian Dipa Rs 2 lacs

SHILLONG, AUG 3: The Director General of Assam Rifles Lieutenant General HJS Sachdev presented a cheque of Rs 2 lakh to Olympian Indian gymnast Dipa Karmakar and presented furniture to Ferrando Rehabilitation Centre that house specially abled children on Friday. Lieutenant General Sachdev presented these gifts at a glittering ceremony Read More

Football coaching in GH

TURA, AUG 19: The District Sports Office of West and South West Garo hills is all set to start grassroot football centre at Tura and Ampati for interested boys and girls aged between 7 – 11 years to receive coaching in football. In a press statement on Friday, District Sports Read More