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Tura Football League to kick off on October 27

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TURA, Oct 15: The District Football Association (DFA), Tura has announced the dates for the upcoming mega football event of Garo Hills – Tura Football League (TFL) 2017 which will begin from October 27.
 The organisers have asked all the affiliated clubs and associations of West Garo Hills to renew their club affiliation, player registration, inter-club transfer of players and submission of forms for participation by October 21.

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Meghalaya sees hosting U-17 world cup as a great booster for future footballers of India

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SHILLONG, Oct 15 : India may be out but hosting showpiece event like the under 17 World Cup is a great boost to Indian footballers and especially to the soccer loving states.
Football loving state Meghalaya has taken lot of inspiration from it as the state is rolling out its Mission football to nurture football talents in the state.

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Andrew Lotzem bags bronze in U-15 national Badminton Tournament

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SHILLONG, Sep 24: Andrew Lotzem of East Khasi Hills District Badminton Association bagged the bronze medal in the Under -15 Boy’s Single at the All India Sub Junior National Ranking Badminton Tournament held at Tirupur, Tamil Nadu.
In the Quarter finals he defeated Novyaranjan Das of Assam 21-23, 21-14, 21-12.
He lost in the Semi finals to Pranav Gambhan of Telengana in deciding 23-25, 21-15, 21-11.

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Ferdinand Suchiang bags Gold Medal at National Jeet Kune Do Championship

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SHILLONG, Sep 12: Ferdinand Suchiang, a Bandsman from Meghalaya Home Guards, won a Gold Medal in the recently concluded National Jeet Kune Do Championship held at Indoor Stadium, Kolkata, West Bengal from September 9-10.
Suchiang who won a Gold in the 55 kg full contact jeet kune do was a part of the Jeet Kune Do contingent from Meghalaya whose medal tally in the Championship consists of 10 gold and 7 silver medals securing the 2nd Runners Up position for the State.

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Shillong to host first ever golf league in NE

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SHILLONG, Sep 05: The first ever Golf League of North East India commences on September 10, 2017 at the pristine Shillong Golf Course. The event is supported by The Board of Directors, Shillong Club Ltd.  to the Meghalaya Golf Promoters’ Society (MGPS) who conceptualised the first Shillong Golf League (SGL).

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