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Nagaland Sports

Nagaland: First Shamator district volleyball tournament concludes

Dimapur, Dec. 3 (EMN): The first district volleyball tournament organised by Shamator District Volleyball Association concluded at Shamator public ground on December 2. Superintendent of Police Shamator, Amit Kumar, attended the closing ceremony as t...

04 Dec 2022

Hornbill Festival: Imnasunep Ao wins 2nd Catapult Target competition

Dimapur, Dec. 3 (EMN): The department of Tribal Affairs organised the 2nd edition of the Catapult Target competition 2022 sponsored by the Ministry of Tribal Affairs at Naga Heritage Village, Kisama on Saturday. A total of 18 participants representin...

04 Dec 2022

Hornbill Naga Wrestling Championship: Kezhaseluo-o Pienyü, Rakhoveio Lümai emerge champions

Our Correspondent Kohima, Dec. 3 (EMN): Kezhaseluo-o Pienyü of Kohima retained his championship title after defeating Venüzo Dawhuo of Phek district at the final of the 15th International Hornbill Naga Wrestling Championship 2022 (professional cate...

04 Dec 2022

Hornbill Darts Masters 2022 concludes

Our Correspondent Kohima, Dec. 3 (EMN): The two-day Hornbill Darts Masters 2022 organised by Fun Tree Crew (FTC) in collaboration with the government of Nagaland concluded on December 2 at The Heritage, Old DC Bungalow in Kohima. In the team event, T...

04 Dec 2022

TDFA Cup: Hooligans FC defeat Haülaang FC 2-1

Dimapur, Dec. 3 (EMN): Hooligans FC defeated Haülaang FC 2-1 in the first match of the Tuensang District Football Association (TDFA) cup that kicked off at Loyem Memorial Astro Turf Ground in Tuensang on Saturday. Both teams went into the break with...

04 Dec 2022

Hornbill Festival 2022: Zhimomi wins traditional shotput competition

Our Correspondent Kisama, Dec 2 (EMN): Asukha K Zhimomi, representing the Sumi tribe, on Friday won the traditional shotput competition at the ongoing 23rd edition of the Hornbill Festival 2022 at Kisama Naga Heritage Village. The competition was org...

02 Dec 2022

PDVA trophy: Azailong, Nsong emerge category champions

Dimapur, Dec. 2 (EMN): Azailong men’s team and Nsong women’s team emerged champions of the first Peren district inter-village/town volleyball tournament in men’s and women’s categories respectively, on Friday. The tournament organised by Pere...

02 Dec 2022

Curtain on Longleng inter-departmental sports meet

Dimapur, Dec. 2 (EMN): The closing ceremony programme of Longleng district second inter-departmental sports meet -cum-commemoration of Nagaland Statehood Day celebration was held at Multi-purpose hall, Longleng, on December 1, with DC Longleng, Dhara...

02 Dec 2022

Assam Rifles Sentinels Football Tournament: Wins for Manipur, AR, Arunachal and TA

Dimapur, Dec. 1 (EMN): Manipur, Assam Rifles, Arunachal Pradesh and 156 Territorial Army (TA) registered wins in their respective matches at the ongoing Assam Rifles Sentinels of the North East Football Tournament on Thursday. An update informed that...

02 Dec 2022

Nagaland: Sentinel’s of the North East Football Tournament 2022 underway

Our Reporter Dimapur, Nov. 30(EMN): Nagaland Deputy Chief Minister, Yanthungo Patton, inaugurated the Assam Rifles Sentinel’s of the North East Football Tournament 2022 on Wednesday at Assam Rifle Training Centre & School, Dimapur. Ten teams wi...

30 Nov 2022

6th Late Emi Shitiri Memorial women’s football, volleyball tournament concludes

Our Correspondent Wokha, 28 Nov. (EMN): The sixth edition of Late Emi Shitiri Memorial women’s football and volleyball open tournament, culminated on Monday with Ajit Kumar Ranjan, Deputy Commissioner of Wokha, as the closing ceremony special gues...

29 Nov 2022

Peren district volleyball tournament kicks off

Dimapur, Nov. 28 (EMN): The first Peren district inter-village volleyball tournament for both men and women kicked off at Jalukie ‘B’ village ground on Monday. Organised by Peren District Volleyball Association (PDVA), the tournament was attended...

29 Nov 2022

Nagaland MMA fighter undergoes surgery for injury received during fight

‘Many don’t see the hard work and sacrifice that go into few minutes of fight’ Our Reporter Dimapur, Nov. 25 (EMN): Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighters put themselves at risk each time they enter the cage, and also during the course of training a...

26 Nov 2022

DDFRA celebrates silver jubilee

Our Reporter Dimapur, Nov. 24 (EMN): The Dimapur District Football Referee Association (DDFRA) celebrated its silver jubilee (1997-2022) on the theme ‘Unified we succeed’ on Friday at DDSC Stadium, Dimapur. President of DDFRA, Shiyito Achumi, in ...

25 Nov 2022

NFR to organise ‘Northeast Half Marathon’

Dimapur, Nov. 25 (EMN): In line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision of overall development of Northeast & Nation Building, the first-ever Northeast Half Marathon will be conducted on February 5, 2023, at Maligaon, Guwahati. A curtain rai...

25 Nov 2022

PDBA conducts referee clinic-cum-training

Kohima, Nov. 25 (EMN): The Phek District Basketball Association (PDBA) supported by Nagaland Basketball Association (NBA) on Friday conducted a referee clinic-cum- training at D Khel ground, Kohima village. PDBA president Surhoneyi Soho informed that...

25 Nov 2022

ASA felicitates North East Olympic medallists

Our Correspondent Kohima, Nov. 23 (EMN): The Angami Sports Association (ASA) felicitated the 2nd North East Olympic Game medallists from Angami community on Wednesday at Talimeren conference hall, Nagaland Olympic Association office complex in Kohi...

23 Nov 2022

Manipur Indigenous Wrestling Championship 2022 underway

Our Correspondent Imphal, Nov. 23 (EMN): Manipur Indigenous Wrestling Championship 2022 began at Senapati Mini Stadium at Senapati district headquarters, 60 km north of Imphal on Wednesday. The championship was organised as part of the ongoing Manip...

23 Nov 2022

Dr. Imkongliba Ao Open Volleyball trophy commences

Our Reporter Dimapur, Nov. 23 (EMN): The 3rd All Nagaland Dr. Imkongliba Ao Memorial Open Volleyball Trophy kicked off on Wednesday with Temjen Imna Along as the chief host. During the three-day tournament, eight teams — MH-10 Red, Elite Skippe...

23 Nov 2022

Barak FC crowned new champions of Capt. Kenguruse Memorial Football Tournament

Our Correspondent Kohima, Nov. 23 (EMN):  Barak FC edged past Lengreng FC 2 – 1 in the final to emerge champions of the  6th Capt. (Late) N Kenguruse, MVC (P) Memorial Football Tournament on Wednesday night at IG Stadium in Kohima. Barak FC a...

23 Nov 2022

NWA to organise freestyle wrestling championship

Our Correspondent Kohima, Nov. 23 (EMN): The Nagaland Wrestling Association (NWA) will be organising the senior (above 18) freestyle wrestling championship at Indira Gandhi Stadium on November 26 at 10 am. Addressing a press conference on Wednesday i...

23 Nov 2022

Late Emi Shitiri tournament underway in Wokha

Our Correspondent Wokha, Nov. 22 (EMN): The 6th edition of Late Emi Shitiri memorial women’s football and volleyball open tournament kicked off on Tuesday at local ground, Wokha, with Liboni Humtsoe, director of rural development as the special gue...

22 Nov 2022

The Great Hornbill Run on December 5

Our Correspondent Kohima, Nov 22. (EMN): The Great Hornbill Run will be held on December 5 at Indira Gandhi Stadium (IGS) Kohima from 7 am as part of the Hornbill Festival. The run is being organized under the aegis of Nagaland Athletics Association ...

22 Nov 2022

Kenguruse Memorial Football Tournament: Two teams from Peren district to clash in final

Our Correspondent Kohima, Nov. 21 (EMN): Barak FC and Lengreng FC, both from Peren district, will clash in the grand finale of the ongoing 6th Capt. (Late) N Kenguruse, MVC (P) Memorial Football Tournament on November 23 at IG Stadium in Kohima. Bara...

21 Nov 2022

Nagaland Open Basketball Championship in Mokokchung from Dec. 13

Mokokchung, Nov. 21 (EMN): The Basketball Association Mokokchung District (BAMD) in collaboration with Nagaland Basketball Association will be organising the Nagaland Open Basketball Championship from December 13to the 16th at Imkongmeren Sports Comp...

21 Nov 2022