Bembem Devi dedicate her Arjuna Award to women of India

  NEW DELHI, 22nd August 2017: Bembem Devi went “speechless” for some moment when she got the news that she has been conferred with the prestigious Arjuna Award. As “tears of joy” rolled down her cheeks, she spoke at length about her feelings, her dream, the sociological obstacles and much more. “I dedicate this Award to every Woman […]

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Bemdem Devi wins Arjuna Award

NEW DELHI: Oinam Bemdem Devi, the flag bearer of Indian Women’s Football over the past two decades was on August 18, 2017 named the winner of the prestigious Arjuna Award. Bembem becomes the second Indian Woman Footballer to win the Award, the first being Shanti Mullick in 1983. Bembem, nicknamed the ‘Durga of Indian Football,’ who had made […]

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Super-sub Pyari Xaxa as India beat Malaysia in women’s fiendly

  KUALA LUMPUR: A brace from substitute Pyari Xaxa enabled a dominant Indian Women’s National Team beat Malaysia by two goals in the International Friendly played at the MP Selayang Stadium in Kuala Lumpur on Monday (July 31, 2017). After a barren first half, Pyari scored in the 79th and the 86th minutes respectively. India’s dominance was complete all throughout and […]

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The real job starts now, says Maymol Rocky

NEW DELHI, July 27, 2017: On the surface the Indian Women’s Team’s back to back International Friendlies may seem to be just another regular International fixture. But there’s a fair bit of history which stays attached as this will be the first time ever that the Indian Women’s Team will be coached by a Woman […]

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‘Confident’ India women’s team lands in Kuala Lumpur

NEW DELHI: The Indian Senior Women’s Team arrived in Kuala Lumpur today (July 27) morning to play two back to- back International Friendlies against Malaysia. Both the matches have been arranged by the All India Football Federation to provide more exposure to the Indian Senior Women’s Team. The first match is slated for July 29 […]

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FC Pune City crown champions in WIFA Women’s Football Championship

  Mumbai, 3rd July: The inaugural WIFA Women’s Championship came to conclusion on Monday evening after FC Pune City triumphed over an energetic United Poona SA side 3-0 at Cooperage Stadium. It was 13-year old Senorita Nongpluh’s brilliance which inspired Mohan Dass’ side to overcome a tough challenge from United Poona SA. The match started […]

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Pune Derby in WIFA Women’s Championship final

Mumbai, 2nd July: The WIFA Women’s Championship is down to just two teams after the semi-final was concluded earlier today at Cooperage Stadium. FC Pune City defeated Bodyline SC 7-6 via penalties after the game finished 1-1, whereas, United Poona SA overcame Aadhar Pratishtan 1-0 in a closely contested semi-final. More importantly, the final which […]

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