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East Khasi Hills are overall champs at state athletics meet after final day surge

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Shillong Jun 1: Eight gold medals on the final day gave East Khasi Hills (EKH) the overall champions' trophy at the State Level Chief Minister's Inter-School Athletic Meet, relegating Ri-Bhoi, who had been leading the medals table on the previous...

After battling the odds Darishisha just wants to run, run, run

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In the second feature of our series on 'Meghalaya women in sport', to celebrate International Women's Day on 8th March, TSR is profiling marathon runner Darishisha Iangjuh, who has an amazing story to tell... When Darishisha Iangjuh ran her first...

4th M’laya Games comes to a close, hopes turn to a better event next...

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Shillong, May 6: The 4th Meghalaya Games 2022 concluded here today with a closing ceremony bringing to an official end five days of action spread across 19 disciplines, 13 venues and involving 3,000 participants. The Games were closed by Chief Secretary...

Runner Marso Kyndait wins Meghalaya’s 1st gold at NE Olympics

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Shillong, Oct 26: Marso Kyndait, of Sabah Muswang in West Jaintia Hills, won Meghalaya's first gold medal at the ongoing North East Olympic Games in Imphal, Manipur, today. Kyndait took gold in the 1,500m men's event with a time of...

Athletes heartbroken after Megh Games medals ceremony cancelled

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Shillong, May 7: Athletes who bagged podium places in the U-16 girls' 4x100m race were left disappointed after the ceremony where they would have received their medals was cancelled on the final day of the 4th Meghalaya Games 2022. Athletics...

MSOA names Meghalaya contingent for 37th National Games in Goa

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Shillong, Oct 20: The Meghalaya State Olympic Association has released the names of its contingent of athletes and officials that will represent the state at this month's 37th National Games in Goa. Meghalaya will participate in just eight disciplines (up...

Ri-Bhoi continue to lead athletics medal table, North Garo Hills move to 3rd

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Shillong, May 31: Ri-Bhoi and East Khasi Hills (EKH) continue to hold first and second place respectively in the medals table on the second day of the State Level Chief Minister’s Inter-School Athletic Meet, but North Garo Hills (NGH) jumped from...

JN Stadium to be built to FIFA standards, indoor stadium to be biggest in...

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Shillong, Apr 19: The football pitch at the under renovation JN Stadium will be up to FIFA standards so that Shillong will be able to host international level matches, Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma said while on an inspection of...

Ri-Bhoi take first-day lead at state athletics meet

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Shillong, May 30: Ri-Bhoi took a first-day lead at the State Level Chief Minister's Inter-School Athletic Meet at the JN Sports Complex here today. Although the medals table sent to the press by the Directorate of Sports & Youth Affairs...

State Govt to give 12 high potential athletes international-level training

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Shillong, Jul 4: The Sports & Youth Affairs Department today announced that it has decided in principle to launch a 'Super Elite Programme' for athlete development, where 12 sportspersons with high potential will be trained with international coaches and a...

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Elite Pathway Prog for budding athletes concludes with hopes high for...

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Shillong, Apr 3: The three-day Elite Pathway Programme for selected athletes and coaches concluded at the SAI Centre at NEHU here today, with participants given...

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