EB down Pune FC 3-1, title hunt on track

East Bengal jumped to the second place, four points shy of leaders Bengaluru FC with a game in hand, after a 3-1 victory over Pune FC in their I-League fixture at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan here on Saturday.

High-flying East Bengal face Pune FC

Unbeaten in seven matches, East Bengal will be aiming to notch a hattrick of wins to add impetus to their I-League title chase when they face a fatigued Pune FC at the Yuba Bharati Krirangan here Saturday.

Mohun Bagan hold East Bengal 1-1 in Kolkata derby

City giants Mohun Bagan held arch-rivals East Bengal to a 1-1 draw in their high-profile return derby match of the I-League at Yuba Bharati Krirangan here Saturday.

History beckons as EB face Kuwait SC

East Bengal will play their biggest and toughest match to date on home turf when they face defending champions Kuwait SC in the AFC Cup return leg semifinal at the Yuba Bharati Krirangan here on Monday.

Bagan seek intervention for restoration of Salt Lake

Mohun Bagan today expressed concern over ground conditions of Yuba Bharati Krirangan, the venue of I-League and various international football fixtures.

Football should be played at Eden Gardens: Mohun Bagan

Reacting to the poor turnout for the high-profile derby match at the Yuba Bharati Krirangan, Mohun Bagan general secretary Anjan Mitra said football should be played at the iconic Eden Gardens which has better infrastructure.

Tight security for return leg derby on February 9

Mohun Bagan have requested the state government to put up a three-tier security arrangement for their return leg of the Kolkata derby against East Bengal on February 9, to avoid a December 9 like incident.

Ranty hat-trick in United`s big win vs AI

United SC`s star acquisition Ranty Martins fired in a hat-trick in their opening sixth I-League fixture to humiliate Air India 5-1 at the Yuba Bharati Krirangan on Sunday

Dempo hold spirited Mohun Bagan`s challenge

Mohun Bagan squandered their lead in the last 13 minutes to settle for a 2-2 draw against leaders Dempo, something that shattered their I-League hopes after the 22nd round fixture at the Yuba Bharati Krirangan on Sunday.

East Bengal gear up for Al Orouba challenge

East Bengal will face strong challenge in Yemen giants Al Orouba, as they gear up for the Group `B` AFC Cup opener at Yuba Bharati Krirangan on Tuesday.

Dempo blank Arrows 2-0

Two second-half goals from Ranty Martins helped leaders Dempo blank 10-man Pailan Arrows 2-0 in their return-leg round 20 I-League fixture at the Yuba Bharati Krirangan on Sunday.

Dempo want to regain confidence by defeating Pailan Arrows

Leaders Dempo will look to return to winning ways and consolidate their position at the top when they face minnows Pailan Arrows in an I-League return leg fixture at the Yuba Bharati Krirangan on Sunday.

Pailan Arrow share point with Mumbai FC

City-based Pailan Arrows failed to hold on to their lead and settled for a 1-1 draw against Mumbai FC in the eighth round of the I-League at Yuba Bharati Krirangan on Saturday.

Prayag United SC to lock horns against Air India

A keen contest is on the card when the city outfit Prayag United SC lock horns against Mumbai`s Air India at the 8th round of the I-League at Yuba Bharati Krirangan on Sunday.

Sports minister urges AIFF to reschedule matches in afternoon

Two days after the power failure during Sunday`s high-voltage derby clash, West Bengal Sports minister Madan Mitra on Tuesday requested the All India Football Federation (AIFF) to reschedule I-League matches in the Yuba Bharati Krirangan in the afternoon.

Mamata orders probe into power-cut in Salt Lake stadium

WB CM Mamata Banerjee ordered a probe into the power-cut incident in the Yuba Bharati Krirangan.

Churchill eye hat-trick of wins

Churchill Brothers will look for a hat-trick of wins when they take on Prayag United SC in round three of the fifth I-League, to be held at the Yuba Bharati Krirangan on Tuesday.

I-League starts on Saturday with high-voltage match

The fifth edition of the I-League football tournament kicks off tomorrow with title aspirants East Bengal taking on former champions Churchill Brothers in the inaugural match at the floodlit Yuba Bharati Krirangan.

Mayookha, Preeja win gold in National Open Athletics

Preeja Sreedharan and Mayookha Johny lived up to their reputations by clinching gold in women's 10,000m and long jump respectively as the 51st National Open Championships.

Coaches unhappy with ageing Yuba Bharati track

The ageing synthetic track of the Yuba Bharati Krirangan has come in for a criticism from coaches.