Sports is essential for physical and mental fitness: Revenue Minister

Sunday, August 8th, 2021
R Ashoka

Bengaluru : Sports is essential to keep us fit both mentally and physically, said Revenue Minister Mr R Ashoka. He inaugurated the volleyball tournament at Carmel School grounds in Kumaraswamy layout on Sunday. Speaking on the occasion, he suggested that youths should give priority to sports and games along with education and they should take […]

Hyderabad Beat Punjab by 69 Runs

Friday, October 9th, 2020

New Delhi : Kings XI Punjab suffered a massive defeat coming into the game against Sunrisers Hyderabad. Chennai Super Kings handed them a 10-wicket thumping in Dubai to leave languishing at the bottom of the points table. The KXIP top-order is functioning well but their bowling has been cause of concern so far in the […]

Ronaldo-less Portugal beat hosts France 1-0 to win Euro 2016 title

Monday, July 11th, 2016

Paris: Ronaldo-less Portugal, which had never won any major soccer tournament title, upset hosts France 1-0 in the extra time of the breathtaking Euro 2016 final on Sunday night. In the history-making triumph, it was substitute forward Eder, who rarely scores for the national team, took a pass from Joao Moutinho in the 109th minute, […]

D.K. District Wushu Association inaugurated

Tuesday, October 27th, 2015
DK wushu

Mangaluru : The D.K. District Wushu Association formally inaugurated at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mangalore on 25th October 2015. Ms Haruka Ito, Technical Director of the Association inaugurated the Association by lighting the lamp. After inauguration, she explained the gathering the fine points about Wushu. Mr. Praveen Kumar, President of the Association stressed the need to […]

17th edition of the Independence Cup football tournament kick started

Saturday, July 20th, 2013

Mangalore :  Fr Alwin Serrao, Principal of Rosario College of Management inaugurated the 17th edition of the Independence Cup football tournament organized by Dakshina Kannada District Football Association (DKDFA) held at Nehru Maidan on July 20, Saturday. More than 200 teams in six categories will participate in month-long tournament. Speaking after inaugurating the event, he […]

Sharada Vidyalaya, Lourdes win Chess Championship in Inter-school tournament

Saturday, July 6th, 2013

Mangalore : Sharada Vidyalaya Mangalore and Lourdes Central School, Mangalore bagged the Team Championships in the under 14 and under 16 categories respectively  at the  AICS (Association of ICSE and CBSE Schools of D.K and Udupi Districts) Inter School Chess Tournament – 2013 held  at Mount Carmel Central School, Maryhill on July 5, Friday. The […]

National Volleyball Tournament on April 9 IOB Chennai Champions

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

Udupi: The first prize of Rs1 lakh and one was bagged by Indian overseas Bank, Chennai team on Monday, April 9 defeating Southern Railway team in the finals of national volleyball tournament that concluded here. The runners-up received the magical amount of Rs77, 777 also from Chennai, for its efforts. The third prize of Rs55, […]

KSQs 3rd cricket Tournament begins in style

Thursday, March 8th, 2012

Doha: The Karnataka Sangha of Qatar KSQ on Wednesday, March 7 achieved a new milestone when its ‘flood lit’ cricket tournament started at night (7 PM). All participating teams were present. Dr. Mubarak Ahmed al Shahwani was the chief guest, at the old campus of Ideal Indian School M. Pallonji Qatar was the main sponsor […]

Hail Mamatha Poojary, caption of world Cup wining Indian Team

Tuesday, March 6th, 2012

Patna: In the world Cup Kabaddi Tournament finals, held on Sunday night at the Pataliputra sports Complex in Patna (Bihar state), watched by local Bollywood star and BJP former shipping minister, Shatrughna Sinha, India led by a young unassuming Karkala girl Mamatha Poojary of South Central Railway (Secunderabad) in her 20s, defeated a strong Iran […]

5th All India Invitation Volley ball Tournament of 4 days opened on February 16 in Urwa Stores

Friday, February 17th, 2012

Mangalore: An all India Invitation Volley ball tournament (5th in series) for men and women organised by a private outfit (Mangala Friends C.) for 4 days on Urwa stores grounds, commenced on Feb 16 with a Yaksha dance. A minute’s silence was observed for the memory of S.P. Baliga and Dr. V.S. Acharya, who passed […]