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EB win Calcutta Football League title

Kolkata, Sept 16 (IBNS): East Bengal defeated Tollygunge Agragami 2-1 to clinch the Calcutta Football League Premier Division title for the 36th time here on Tuesday.

Indian contingent looking forward to Asian Games

New Delhi, Sept 7 (IBNS) Successive victories over Chinese Super League sides completed India U-23’s preparation for the Incheon Asian Games. The two matches also completed India U-23 Team’s over two-month long preparatory Camps (since July 1, 2014) including two exposure Tours – one in Czech Republic and the present one in China, and an International Friendly Series involving two matches back home in August.

Mumbai: Praful Patel chairs AIFF Executive Committee Meeting

Mumbai, Aug 28 (IBNS) The President of the All India Football Federation (AIFF) Praful Patel Chaired All India Football Federation’s Executive Committee Meeting in Mumbai on Thursday.

BSF beat BGB in friendly basketball match

New Delhi, Aug 20 (IBNS) The Border Security Force (BSF) defeated Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) team in a friendly Maitri Cup basketball match by 59 points here on Wednesday.

DEN launches Delhi Team of Indian Super League

New Delhi, July 17 (IBNS) In this season of football frenzy, the national capital is seeing the birth of its very own football movement. DEN Soccer Pvt. Ltd. (a wholly owned subsidiary of DEN Networks Ltd.) announced the launch of the Delhi Dynamos FC, the Delhi franchise of the Indian Super League (ISL).

Bulan Academy lifts Umbro Cup

Kolkata, July 14 (IBNS): Bulan Academy has lifted the Umbro Cup recently at the Gitanjali Stadium in Kolkata.

Ravi Shastri is NSHM Goodwill Ambassador

Education institute, NSHM on Tuesday (July 8, 2014) announced former Indian cricketer Ravi Shastri as its Goodwill Ambassador at the launch of its “Celebrating Inspiration” campaign in Kolkata. Ravi Shastri said, “ It feels fabulous to have become a part of an institution that has gained prominence over the last 17 years. I think the association will be great.” Images by Avishek Mitra

Fever 104 FM Kolkata inaugurates city’s biggest 'Football Fan Park'

Kolkata, July 5 (IBNS) Fever 104 FM Kolkata organized a unique international football fan park concept in India turning the EDF ground, on Prince Anwar Shah Road in the city, into a soccer hotspot for the rest of World Cup with giant LED screens beaming the beautiful game

Kolkata discusses on 'The Story of World Cup'

'The Story of World Cup 2014' panel discussion was held in Kolkata where Olympian Badru Banerjee, sports journalist Kishore Bhimani, Goal-Keeper Bhaskar Ganguly, footballers Biswajit Bhattacharya, Alvito d’Cunha and others particiapted on Friday (June 20, 2014). Images by Somnath Roy Chowdhury/IBNS

Mumbai Indians felicitate DHFL customers

Housing finance company Dewan Housing finance Corporation ltd (DHFL) hosted an event with Indian Premier League (IPL) team Mumbai Indians in Mumbai. Selected DHFL home loan customers and the winners of various contests on social media, along with some Mumbai Indians fans, got the opportunity to meet their favourite squad at the event.

AIFF XI to begin campaign on May 17 against Malaysia Team

New Delhi, May 8 (IBNS): All India Football Federation (AIFF)’s U-16 Kalyani Regional Academy will be among the twelve teams who will lock horns for top honours in the 2nd edition of the Asia U-16 Champions Trophy 2014, which would be played on a home and away basis. Image: AIFF Media

Indian Super League Kolkata franchise name unveiled

The Kolkata franchise of the Indian Super League (ISL) on Wednesday (May 7, 2014) unveiled the name of the franchise at a press briefing of international partners and Spanish football giant Atlético de Madrid, represented by owner, Miguel Angel Marin along with sports icon Sourav Ganguly in Kolkata. The franchise was named Atletico de Kolkata taking a cue from Atletico de Madrid.

Bengaluru FC lifts Airtel I-League trophy

Bengaluru FC celebrates with the Airtel I-League trophy on Monday (April 28, 2014). Image: AIFF Media

"Honour for India to host conference"

New Delhi, Apr 26 (IBNS) The Launching Ceremony of the 5th AFC Football Medical Conference took place in New Delhi on Saturday. All India Football Federation Senior Vice-President Subrata Dutta and Dato Gurcharan Singh, Chairman, AFC Medical Committee, lit the lamp to set the ball rolling. Images: AIFF Media

AFC: Pune to host Hong Kong champions Kitchee SC

Pune, Apr 21 (IBNS): Pune FC will be playing for pride and eager to finish their first-ever continental campaign on a high when they host Hong Kong’s Kitchee SC in a final round Group-H encounter at the Shree Shivchhatrapati Sports Complex, in Pune on Tuesday. image: Pune FC