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Khliehriat, July 10, 2018: 

For the love of the GAME!

As the finals of the FIFA World Cup 2018 is approaching, football-loving state of Meghalaya is on the move to ensure that its people experience the ongoing fever of the world’s biggest sporting event in the best possible manner.

Your silence can crush their dreams; Will state respond to sportspersons’ plea for support?

From Our Correspondent | Tura/Shillong, July 01, 2018: 

Time and again, the dream of upcoming sports persons to shine in their respective fields and earn a name not only for themselves but for the state as a whole, is often dashed to the ground. Thanks to the lack of support, both financially and physically!

Facts about FIFA World Cup 2018 every football fan should know

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June 18, 2018: 

The 21st FIFA World Cup, which is underway in Russia, is filled with excitement, anticipation, prediction and fun fests as fans across the world celebrate their teams’ victory while others hope for a better game in the days to come.

Meet India’s first hat-trick scorer from Mawprem, Shillong

SHILLONG | June 16, 2018: 
Hailing from Nasapatighari in Upper Mawprem in Shillong, born in 1928 and whose delectable body swerves and thunderous left-footed shots would entertain fans from Kashmir to Kanyakumari in the 1950s with large and powerful thighs, a low centre of gravity, he could turn quickly and unleash powerful but accurate shots from any angle. This person is none other than the legendary Lt. Col. (Retd.) Puran Bahadur Thapa.

Local girl wins gold; Meghalaya stands third at National Cadets & Junior Championship 2018

From Our Correspondent | SHILLONG, May 17, 2018
The Meghalaya Girl’s Team was adjudged as the 2nd Runners in at the 3rd National Cadets & Junior Kurash Championship 2018 held in Dhanbad Jharkhand from the 14th to the 18th of May, 2018.
Larisha Lyngdoh hailing from Pynthorumkhrah and studying at Vilco Secondary School Pynthorumkhrah secured a gold medal for her performance in the under-15, below 28 kg weight category at the junior championship.
Founding member and working president of the Meghalaya State Kickboxing Association, Lorenzo Pearson Warjri has offered his congratulations to all the cadets and junior athletes of Meghalaya Kurash Association (MKA) who took part in the sporting event.

Meghalaya: In a first, 7 Jiu Jitsu practitioners to represent Meghalaya in National level championship

TNT Desk | May 10, 2018

Northeast India has no dearth of talents in as far as the domain of sports is concerned, and if we talk about Mixed Martial arts, then Meghalaya is home to world no 5 kick boxing athlete Hameshaniah Suiam.

In yet another moment of pride, 7 talented jiu jitsu players will represent the state in a National Level Championship.

Damerbha Rumnong, Jonathan War Nongbri, Euwanphylla Marbaniang, Echwamida Phawa, Reforming Marwein, Frankystar Momin and Remy Kharchandy will represent Meghalaya at the national championship to be held in New Delhi on 20th May.

The team were trained and coached by Happy Red Rooster Mixed Martial Arts owner Isaiah Kharmawphlang. It may be mentioned that the academy is the only one of its kind in Meghalaya that gives Jiujitsu training to young and adults alike.

With Inputs from : TSR facebook page

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