After ISL frenzy, I-League starts Saturday with limited fanfare

After ISL frenzy, I-League starts Saturday with limited fanfare

The national league has been reduced to a nine-team affair after the withdrawal of Royal Wahingdoh, Pune FC and Bharat FC teams.

Mega Mohun Bagan-East Bengal I-League second derby venue still uncertain

Mega Mohun Bagan-East Bengal I-League second derby venue still uncertain

Renovation will take place in the stadium scheduled to host the U-17 World Cup.

I-League: Defending champs Mohun Bagan start campaign against Aizawl FC on January 9

I-League: Defending champs Mohun Bagan start campaign against Aizawl FC on January 9

Aizawl FC were promoted to the top division after winning the second division league last season.
 

ISL 2015: Atletico de Kolkata vs FC Pune City – Players to watch out for

ISL 2015: Atletico de Kolkata vs FC Pune City – Players to watch out for

Hume and Lyngdoh are expected to make the difference for their respective sides.

ISL 2015: Atletico de Kolkata vs Pune City - Preview

ISL 2015: Atletico de Kolkata vs Pune City - Preview

Leaders Atletico de Kolkata face fifth-placed FC Pune City in an ISL encounter at Salt Lake Stadium here on Friday.

Over 900 athletes to compete in 55th National Open Athletics Championships

Over 900 athletes to compete in 55th National Open Athletics Championships

Kolkata, Sep 9 (IANS) Around 950 athletes from all over the country are set to compete in the 55th National Open Athletic Championship to be staged at the Sports Authority of India (SAI) Salt Lake campus from September 16 to 19.

Salgaocar bag Fairplay trophy, EB, Mumbai FC best organisers

Salgaocar bag Fairplay trophy, EB, Mumbai FC best organisers

Salgaocar FC were on Friday awarded the Fairplay trophy for the I-League 2014-15, while Mumbai FC and East Bengal shared the best organiser award for organising their respective home matches in Cooperage Stadium in Mumbai and Salt Lake Stadium and Barasat Stadium in Kolkata, respectively.

Luis Garcia waiting to don Atletico de Kolkata jersey again

Luis Garcia waiting to don Atletico de Kolkata jersey again

 Liverpool legend and Atletico de Kolkata marquee player Luis Garcia on Wednesday said he is eagerly waiting to return and play in the second edition of the Indian Super League (ISL), donning the red and white stripes for the Kolkata franchise.

IPL 8: Bollywood stars thank Kolkata crowd after opening ceremony

IPL 8: Bollywood stars thank Kolkata crowd after opening ceremony

During the glitzy opening ceremony of the Indian Premier League's 8th edition, Bollywood stars sizzled the stage with their superb performances.

IPL 8: Star-studded show to light opening ceremony today in rain threatened Kolkata

IPL 8: Star-studded show to light opening ceremony today in rain threatened Kolkata

India's biggest cricket carnival kicks off with a glittery opening ceremony on Tuesday as several stars from Bollywood line-up for some breathtaking performances to start the Indian Premier League (IPL) season 8. But what threatens the opening ceremony is a possibility of rain and thunderstorm which could interrupt proceedings at the Salt Lake Stadium, according to the Met office predictions.

IPL-8 opening: Bollywood to add glitter to 'India Ka Tyohar'

IPL-8 opening: Bollywood to add glitter to 'India Ka Tyohar'

Brace for dazzling lights and laser projections shooting straight-off from the ground at the Salt Lake Stadium for a replay of the magical moments from past Indian Premier League (IPL) editions as a fresh chapter of the cash-rich Twenty20 tournament gets going with a glitzy opening jamboree that unites the world of cricket with blockbuster Bollywood here on Tuesday.

Notice to IPL inaugural organisers over music copyright

Notice to IPL inaugural organisers over music copyright

An organisation that works to protect the rights of artists has issued notice to the IPL governing council, the West Bengal government and event managers claiming that the organisers of the IPL-8 inaugural show are "reluctant" to pay the fees for playing music, a statement said on Sunday.

BCCI to release only 30,000 tickets for IPL Opening Ceremony

BCCI to release only 30,000 tickets for IPL Opening Ceremony

The BCCI has decided to release only 30,000 tickets for sale including Hospitality Box tickets for the glittering IPL Opening Ceremony scheduled to be held on April 7 at the Salt Lake Stadium.

IPL opening ceremony to be held in Kolkata on April 7

IPL opening ceremony to be held in Kolkata on April 7

The opening ceremony of the 2015 Indian Premier League (IPL) will be held at the Salt Lake Stadium here on April 7, a Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) statement said on Wednesday.

Mohun Bagan extend I-League supremacy with 1-0 win over East Bengal

Mohun Bagan extend I-League supremacy with 1-0 win over East Bengal

Indian striker Balwant Singh's second-half strike enabled Mohun Bagan to conquer traditional rivals East Bengal 1-0 in the return-leg of the I-league football tournament at the Salt Lake stadium here on Saturday.

I-League: Leaders Mohun Bagan seek dominance in Kolkata derby

I-League: Leaders Mohun Bagan seek dominance in Kolkata derby

Table toppers Mohun Bagan would be keen to extend their dominance in the I-League football competition when they meet traditional rivals East Bengal in the return leg of the Kolkata derby at the Salt Lake stadium on Saturday.

Pune FC take on Mohun Bagan in I-League

Pune FC take on Mohun Bagan in I-League

Pune FC will aim to build on their impressive start to the I-League campaign when they face Mohun Bagan in a crucial Round 5 away encounter at the Salt Lake Stadium here Saturday.

East Bengal look to build winning momentum in I-League

East Bengal look to build winning momentum in I-League

Fresh from a morale-boosting victory over defending champions Bengaluru FC, Kolkata giants East Bengal will look to build a momentum when they take on Shillong Lajong FC in a Round 4 Hero I-League encounter at the Salt Lake Stadium here on Sunday.

Diego Simeone likely to attend ISL semis : Utsav Parekh

Diego Simeone likely to attend ISL semis : Utsav Parekh

Atletico De Kolkata co-owner Utsav Parekh said Tuesday that Atletico Madrid's manager Diego Simeone is likely to attend the ISL semi final if the city franchise makes the cut for the last four.

ISL match in Kolkata disrupted due to power snag

ISL match in Kolkata disrupted due to power snag

 Kolkata was yet again shamed as power failure led to a 12-minute disruption in the Indian Super League match between Atletico de Kolkata and Chennaiyin FC at the Salt Lake stadium here Friday.