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STI News – 20.02.2017

HERO I-LEAGUE 2016-17 

Aizawl, Feb 20: Hosts Aizawl FC scored a 1-0 win over East Bengal FC in a tenth round Hero I – League encounter at the Rajiv Gandhi stadium here on Monday.

Monday’s win is Aizawl FC’s first win over Kingfisher East Bengal FC in the Hero I-League history.

After today’s match, the Aizawl FC has 20 points from 10 matches while the Kolkata based side has 21 points from same number of matches.

Final Score: Aizawl FC – 1 (Laldanmawia Ralte 57′) beat Kingfisher East Bengal FC – 0

Hero of the Match – 

STI News – 19.02.2017

Hero I-LEAGUE 2016-17

Goa, Jan 19: Visitors Minerva Punjab scored a 5-4 victory over Churchill Brothers in a high scoring tenth round Hero I – League encounter at theTilak Maidan here on Sunday.

After today’s match, first timers Minerva Punjab FC has 10 points from 10 games, while Churchill Brothers has six points from equal number of matches.

Minerva Punjab FC – 5 (David Ngaite 4′, Simranjeet Singh 22′, Souvik Das 31′, Loveday Enyinnaya 69′, Kareem Omolaja Nurain P’ 87′) beat Churchill Brothers SC – 4 (Chesterpoul Lyngdoh 7′, Adil Khan 18′, Ansumana Kromah 41′, P’ 76′)

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Chennai, Jan 19: Hosts Chennai City were handed a 1-4 defeat by Shillong Lajong in the tenth round Hero I – League encounter at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Sunday.

After today’s match, first timers Shillong Lajong FC has 16 points from 10 games, while Chennai City FC has eight points from same number of matches.

Shillong Lajong FC – 4 (Fabio Henrique 38′, Isaac Vanmalsawma 65′, Bipin Singh 77′, Aser Dipanda 79′) beat Chennai City FC – 1 (Haroon Fakhruddin Amiri 89′)

STI News – 18.02.2017

Hero I-LEAGUE 2016-17

  • Mohun Bagan AC – 3 (Balwant Singh 42′, 44′, Katsumi Yusa P’ 89′) beat DSK Shivajians FC – 1 (Milan Singh 33′)
  • Mumbai FC – 0 draw Bengaluru FC – 0

STI News – 16.02.2017

HERO I-LEAGUE 2016-17 

Chennai, Feb 15: Hosts Chennai City played out a 1-1 draw against Churchill Brothers in a ninth round Hero I – League encounter at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Wednesday.

After today’s match, the Churchill Brothers have six points from nine games, while Chennai City have eight points from same number of matches.

Final Score: Churchill Brothers SC – 1 (Brandon Fernandes 63′) draw Chennai City FC – 1 (Charles De Souza 65′)

Hero of the Match – Brandon Fernandes

STI News – 16.01.2017

India’s women boxers finish 3rd at the 6th Nation’s Cup in Serbia

Vrbas, Jan 15: Indian women boxing team finished commendable 3rd at the 6th Nation’s Cup here on Sunday.

continued to impress as four of them, including former World Championships silver-medallist Sarjubala Devi (48kg), entered the finals of the 6th Nation’s Cup in the Vrbas, Serbia where the country is now assured of six medals.

Sarjubala, the reigning national champion, defeated local favourite Gayane Panyan to enter the summit clash.

The others, who made the final cut are Priyanka Chaudhary (60kg) and Pooja (69kg). Seema Poonia is also through to the final without fighting a single bout so far as her category features only three boxers.

Priyanka, on the other hand, got the better of Kazakhstan’s Rimma Volosenko, while Pooja also triumphed over a Kazakh rival in Valentina Khalzova.

Meanwhile, in the semifinals on Saturday, former Asian Games bronze-medallist Kavita Goyat will square off against Kazakhstan’s Dariga Shakimova. Another Indian to make the semifinals is Neeraja, who defeated Greece’s Aik Koutsogeorgopoulou.

She will next be up against Sweden’s Katrin Noren in the semifinals.

The tournament is the first for Indian women boxers under the tutelage of new coach Gurbax Singh Sandhu, who served as the men’s coach for more than two decades.

Earlier in the day, riding on fine centuries by Baba Indrajith (138) and Abhinav Mukund (122), Tamil Nadu declared their second innings at 356 for six.

Brief score:

Tamil Nadu – 305 (Baba Indrajith 64, Vijay Shankar 50, Kaushik Gandhi 50, Abhishek Nayar 4/66, Shardul Thakur 4/75) & 356/6 dec (Baba Indrajith 138, Abhinav Mukund 122, Balwinder Sandhu Jr 2/67)

Mumbai – 406 (AP Tare 83, Suryakumar Yadav 73, Abhishek Nayar 58, Vijay Shankar 4/59) & 5/0

Day 4: Stumps – Mumbai need 246 runs with 10 wickets in hand.

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Nagpur, Jan 4: Gujarat beat Jharkhand by 103 runs on day 4 at Vidarbha Cricket Association Ground, here on Wednesday.

Chasing a modest target of 225, Jharkhand were dismissed for 111 in their second innings. Jasprit Bumrah took six wickets in a brilliant display of fast bowling. Earlier, in the day Gujarat were dismissed for 252 in their second innings.

Brief scores:

Gujarat – 390 (Priyank Panchal 149, Parthiv Patel 62, Ajay Yadav 3/67, Rahul Shukla 3/71) & 252 (Manpreet Juneja 81, Chirag Gandhi 51, Shabaz Nadeem 5/69)

Jharkhand – 408 (Ishank Jaggi 129, Ishan Kishan 61,  Kaushal Singh 53, RP Singh 6/90) & 111 (Kaushal Singh 24, Jasprit Bumrah 6/29, RP Singh 3/25)

Man of the Mantch: Jasprit Bumrah

STI News – 03.01.2017

Ranji Trophy 2016 – Semifinals – Day 2
Rajkot, Jan 2: Mumbai were trailing Tamil Nadu by 134 runs with six first wickets in hand at stumps on day 2 at Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, here on Monday.

Brief score:
Tamil Nadu – 305 (Baba Indrajith 64, Vijay Shankar 50, Kaushik Gandhi 50, Abhishek Nayar 4/66, Shardul Thakur 4/75)

Mumbai – 171/4 (Suryakumar Yadav 73, Praful Waghela 48)

Day 2: Stumps – Mumbai trail by 134 runs
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Nagpur, Jan 2: Jharkhand were trailing Gujarat by 176 runs with five first wickets in hand at stumps on day 2 at Vidarbha Cricket Association Ground, here on Monday.

Brief scores:
Gujarat – 390 (Priyank Panchal 149, Parthiv Patel 62, Ajay Yadav 3/67, Rahul Shukla 3/71)

Jharkhand – 214/5 (Ishan Kishan 61, Ishank Jaggi 40*, RP Singh 3/48)

Day 2: Stumps – Jharkhand trail by 176 runs

SAFF Women’s Championship 2016

Siliguri, Jan 2: India Nepal 3-1 in the semifinals SAFF Women’s Football Championship 2016 at the Kanchenjunga Stadium here on Monday.

For India Kamala Devi opened the scoring in the 45th minute. In the 58th minute Indumathi doubled lead. Sabitra Bhandari reduced the margin in the 75th minute from a penalty. But Sasmita Malik’s goal in the 83rd minute sealed the match in India’s favour. At half-time India were leading by one goal to nil.

India – 3 (Kamala Devi 45, Indumathi – 58, Sasmita Malik – 83′) beat Nepal – 1 (Sabitra Bhandari 75 (P))

 

STI News – 02.01.2016

Ranji Trophy 2016 – Semifinals – Day 1
Rajkot, Jan 1: Tamil Nadu were 261 for the loss of 6 wickets against Mumbai at stumps on the opening day of their semifinal match at Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, here on Sunday.

Brief score:
Tamil Nadu – 261/6 (Baba Indrajith 64, Kaushik Gandhi 50, Vijay Shankar 41*, Abhishek Nayar 2/56, Shardul Thakur 2/64)

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Nagpur, Jan 1: Gujarat were 283 for the loss of 3 wickets against Jharkhand at stumps on the opening day of their semifinal match at Vidarbha Cricket Association Ground, here on Sunday.

Brief scores:
Gujarat – 283/3 (Priyank Panchal 144*, Parthiv Patel 62)

STI News – 30.12.2016

65th Senior National Volleyball Championship for Men and Women

Chennai Dec, 29: Defending champions Railways entered the men’s final of the 65th Senior National Volleyball Championship with a 25-17, 25-23, 22-25, 25-23 win over Punjab at the Nehru indoor stadium here on Thursday.

In the other semifinal, Kerala beat host Tamil Nadu 19-25, 25-19, 25-23, 25-16.

In women’s category Railways got the better of Andhra Pradesh 25-12, 25-12, 25-10, while Kerala overcame Maharashtra 25-18, 21-25, 25-21, 25-14.

Semi Finals – Results
Men:
Railways beat Punjab: 25-17, 25-23, 22-25, 25-23
Kerala beat Tamil Nadu: 19-25, 25-19, 25-23, 25-16

Women:
Railways beat Andhra Pradesh: 25-12, 25-12, 25-10
Kerala beat Maharashtra: 25-18, 21-25, 25-21, 25-14

Prithvi Shaw inducted by Mumbai for Ranji semis

Mumbai Dec, 28: 41 time Ranji champions had included uncapped 17 year old batsman Prithvi Shaw into their squad for the semi finals against two-time champions Tamil Nadu to be played at Rajkot from January 1 to 5.

Shaw had slammed a then record score of 546 in a Harris Shield Schools game at the age of 14. His record was broken by Pranav Dhanawade in January this year.

The squad: Aditya Tare (Captain), Abhishek Nayar, Shreyas Iyer, Suryakumar Yadav, Siddhesh Lad, Praful Waghela, Prithvi Shaw, Shardul Thakur, Balwinder Singh Sandhu (Jr.), Tushar Deshpande, Royston Dias, Sufiyan Shaikh, Vijay Gohil, Akshay Girap, Eknath Kerkar.

Aryaveer wins gold at State Cross Country Championship

Jammu, Dec 29: Upcoming long distance runner, Aryaveer Singh of BSF School (Paloura) claimed gold medal in Under-16 category of State Cross Country Championship, here Thursday.

STI News – 28.12.2016

65th Senior National Volleyball Championship for Men and Women
Chennai Dec, 28: Railways, Punjab, Kerala beat

Quarter Finals – Men

Railways beat Andhra Pradesh: 25-20, 25-20, 25-23

Punjab beat Services: 25-22, 25-18, 25-19

Kerala beat Himachal Pradesh: 25-14, 25-11, 25-13

Quarter Finals – Women

Railways beat Uttar Pradesh: 25-13, 25-08, 25-17

Andhra Pradesh beat Telengana: 25-23, 25-18, 25-06

Maharashtra beat Tamil Nadu: 25-18, 25-07, 25-11

Santosh Trophy 2017

Dec 28: In an East zone encounters, Railways beat Bihar 4-0, while Jharkhand and Sikkim played out a goal less draw.

In North zone encounters, Punjab beat Uttarakhand 3-0, while Jammu & Kashmir and Haryana played out a 1-1 draw.

North Zone

 Group B Matches Won Draw Loss Points
Punjab 1 1 0 0 3
Haryana 1 0 1 0 1
Jammu & Kashmir 1 0 1 0 1
Uttarakhand 1 0 0 0 0

 East Zone

Matches Won Draw Loss Points
Railways 1 1 0 0 3
Jharkhand 1 0 1 0 1
Sikkim 1 0 1 0 1
Bihar 1 0 0 0 0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

STI News – 28.12.2016

121st All India Beighton Cup – finals

Kolkata Dec, 27: Indian Oil (IOC) won the 121st All India Beighton Cup Hockey Tournament after Bharat Petroleum (BPCL) 5-3 in the final played at SAI Complex in Kolkata on Tuesday.

Final Score:

Indian Oil – 5 (Gurjinder Singh 4’ & 22’, S.K. Uthappa 12’, Deepak Thakur 45’, Prabhjot Singh 48’) beat Bharat Petroleum – 3 (Amir Khan 42’, Varun Kumar 44’, Harmanpreet Singh 63’)

Best player of the Tournament: Kothajit Singh (Indian Oil)

Fairplay Trophy: Central Secretariat

Ranji Trophy 2016 – Quarterfinals – Day 5

Raipur, Dec 27: Mumbai beat Hyderabad by 30 runs on day 5 at Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Stadium, here on Tuesday.

In the semifinals, 41 time winner Mumbai will take on formidable Tamil Nadu at Rajkot. The semis will be played from 1st to 5th January, 2017.

Brief score:
Mumbai – 294 (Siddesh Lad 110, Aditya Tare 73, Abhishek Nayar 59, Chama Milind 5-80, Md. Siraj 4-64) & 217 (Aditya Tare 57, Siddesh Lad 46, Mohammed Siraj 5/52)

Hyderabad – 280 (Tanmay Agarwal 63*, S Badrinath 56, Abhishek Nayar 3/26) & 201 (B Anirudh 40*, Abhishek Nayar 5/40, Vijay Gohil 5/64)
Man-of-the-Match: Abhishek Nayar
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Jaipur, Dec 27:The quarterfinal match between Gujarat and Odisha ended in a draw at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium here on Tuesday. However, it was Gujarat which made it to the semifinals by virtue of 64-run first innings lead.

In the semifinals, Gujarat will take on Jharkhand, which had made to the semis for the first time at Nagpur. The semis will be played from 1st to 5th January, 2017. 

Brief scores:
Gujarat – 263 (Chirag Gandhi 81, Rush Kalaria 73, Basant Mohanty 5-68, Deepak Behera 3-50) & 641 (Samit Gohil 359*, Priyank Panchal 81, Dhiraj Singh 6/147)
Odisha – 199 (Suryakant Pradhan 47, Jasprit Bumrah 4-33, Rush Kalaria 2-32) & 81/1 (Subhranshu Senapati 59*)

Man-of-the-Match: Jasprit Bumrah