State level slush fest / Kesaru Gadde Oota on August 7th

The Kodagu District Youth Federation in association with the Nehru Yuva Kendra, Department of Youth Services and Sports and the Youth Hostel Association of India will conduct a state-level slush fest (Kesaru Gadde Oota) at Kaggodlu in Madikeri taluk on August 7th, stated a press release issued by the Federation.

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Bopanna-Qureshi fall

Rohan Bopanna and partner Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi bowed out of the Wimbledon quarterfinals on Wednesday, going down in straight sets to the Austrian-German duo of Juergen Melzer and Philipp Petzschner. Read More

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Palanganda win on Amar Aiyamma’s Hatrick

Palanganda family scored 4 – 2 to win the current edition of hockey festival, the Manayepanda Cup.
Amar Aiyamma scored a hatrick for  his family to a comfortable victory over Mukkatira(Bonda),  yesterday.
For Mukkatira, Mohan & Poonacha scored 1 each in a well fought match.
Previously Aiyamma’s 4 goals against Mookonda helped the Palanganda to storm into quater finals. Read More

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BPCL wins Super Division Hockey League

BPCL ( Bharat Petroleum Control Corporation Limited ) has won the Super Division Hockey League which concluded yesterday. Army Red finished second and IOCL & SAI came third.
BPCL scored 21 points, Army Red 18 while  IOCL and SAI finished with 13.
Ashwini Nachappa presided over the closing ceremony as chief guest. Read More

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Kodagu will soon get sports package: Gill

(PTI) Madikeri:  Kodagu district in Karnataka will soon a get sports packages from the Centre, according to Union Sports and Youth service minister M S Gill.
He was speaking after inaugurating ‘Ashwin Pratishtana’ in Kals school started by national running champion Ashwini Nachappa and her husband Datha Karumbaiah in Gonikoppal. Read More

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Super Division Hockey League kick starts at Madikeri

For the first time, the Super Division Hockey League is being played in Coorg. The matches will be played  on the synthetic turf at the SAI ground at Madikeri. The league was inaugurated by MLC Nanaiah yesterday.
A total of 14 teams from IOCL, BPCL, Fortis, Army XI Red, Canara Bank, KSP, Army XI Green, MEG, ASC, IAF, Cntral Excise, HAL, SAI and MLI shall participated in the tournament. Read More

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Government Cancels 2 Crore Grant to Ashwini Nachappa’s sports academy

Ashwini Nachappa’s plan to start a athlectics academy in Coorg has met a set-back.
The Karnataka Government has withdrawn the 2 Crore grant to the academy after certain local bodies and politicians
from Coorg opposed the move accusing that Mrs.Nachappa is doing so for personal gains.
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Len does it for Lions

Dnaindia.com |CHENNAI:
Drag-flicker Len Aiyappa scored twice to steer Bangalore Lions to a 2-1 victory over Maratha Warriors in a keenly-fought match of the Premier Hockey League here on Friday.
In the most fierce and interesting match of the tournament so far, which also went into the extra-time, Aiyappa scored through a penalty corner at the sixth minute helping his team take the match. Read More

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Len sprinkles petrol and sabu lights the match.Western Railway up in smoke.

Mumbai: Sabu Varkey’s thundering shot in the closing minutes brought Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) a second victory in the semifinal league and almost secured itself of a place in the title match of the 44th Bombay Gold Cup hockey tournament.
BPCL defeated Western Railway 2-1 to boost its tally to six points from two matches. Read More

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Sandra,Bandra or Chandigarh…Len still rules.

Hockey Bandra go down to BPCL 1-3 to be ousted from Gold Cup  
 
Mumbai, April 20: HOCKEY Bandra’s winning run came to an abrupt end when the local outfit went down 1-3 to Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd. during a third round clash of the 44th edition of the Bombay Gold Cup at the BHA-Mahindra Stadium, Churchgate, on Thursday. Read More

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