November 2016

The WBBA squad for sub-junior National in Vijayawada

West Bengal sub-junior squad named for National

KOLKATA: The West Bengal Badminton Association (WBBA) on Tuesday announced the State sub-junior squad for the 30th National to be held in Vijayawada from December 2 to 5. Former champion Arup Baidya will be the…



Mitrabha Guha facing Rajdeep Sarkar in the ninth round encounter

Mitrabha Guha wins National sub-junior chess title

NEW DELHI: Mitrabha Guha wins gold as Bengal dominate National sub-junior chess championship in New Delhi. Twelfth seed FIDE Master, Mitrabha Guha of West Bengal, shocked second seed Rathanvel of Tamil Nadu in the final…


Players of England (red) and South Africa take a tumble during their final pool match on Monday. Both drew 3-3.

England, Germany, Australia complete line-up

SANTIAGO: England, Germany and Australia completed the line-up for the quarterfinals following the final Pool B and C matches at the women’s Hockey Junior World Cup 2016 currently being played here. They joined The Netherlands,…


The jubilant members of Shillong Lajong after clinching the championship

Shillong Lajong FC emerge champions for 3rd time

SHILLONG: Shillong Lajong FC displayed a stunning show in the final of the Meghalaya Invitation Football Tournament 2016 and emerged champions after defeating 58 GTC Boys 5-0 at the SSA Ground Polo. Lajong were also…



A tense moment during New Zealand - Spain match.  Spain won the game and made it to the quarterfinals

USA, Spain, Belgium, Holland too reach quarterfinals

SANTIAGO: The USA, Spain and Belgium joined the Netherlands and Argentina in the quarterfinals of the women’s hockey junior World Cup 2016 in Santiago, Chile following the final Pool A and D matches on Sunday. A…