Sunday, Dec 04, 2022

SAFF Championships


India pip Bangladesh, book spot in SAFF U-17 C'ship final

September 12, 2022 9:35 pm

The lead was doubled seven minutes later off a brilliant counter-attack. The Indian defenders thwarted a rival attack inside the box, and the counter-attack down the right caught Bangladesh unaware.

SAFF Championships title not a 'special success', aim is to qualify for 2023 Asian Cup

October 19, 2021 3:06 pm

India won the regional tournament after beating Nepal 3-0 in the final in Male on Saturday to hand Stimac his first trophy as in-charge of the team.

India seek eighth SAFF C'ships title and first trophy under Stimac in final against sprightly Nepal

October 15, 2021 6:21 pm

The final will be the 12th for India in 13 editions which shows the domination of the Blue Tigers in this regional tournament. The third-place finish in 2003 was the worst performance for them.

SAFF C'ships: India beat Maldives to book place in final

October 14, 2021 7:59 am

Chhetri's two goals took him beyond Brazilian legend Pele. He is now the joint sixth highest goal scorer in the world, just one short of Lionel Messi’s goal tally of 80 international goals.

SAFF: Sunil Chhetri's late goal helps India ease past Nepal

October 11, 2021 12:43 pm

India must now win in its final round robin match to ensure place in the final.

India clinch SAFF U-15 Women's Championships

October 16, 2019 10:40 am

India beat Bangladesh 5-3 via penalty shoot-out to win the SAFF U-15 Women's Championship title after the summit clash ended goalless in the regulation time.

At SAFF Championship, India go south

September 17, 2018 12:52 am

Team’s preparation for the regional tournament and players’ performance has left much to be desired.

Manvir Singh's brace against Pakistan takes India to SAFF Cup final

September 12, 2018 10:22 pm

Manvir Singh struck twice in the second half before Sumeet Passi headed home a clinical pass as defending champions India breezed past Pakistan 3-1 to sail into the final of the SAFF Suzuki Cup, here on Wednesday.

India vs Pakistan, SAFF Championships semifinals Highlights: India beat Pakistan 3-1

September 12, 2018 9:23 pm

India vs Pakistan, SAFF Championships semifinals: India beat Pakistan 3-1 to book final spot on Wednesday.

Bhutia’s replacements a long way from goal

January 09, 2012 1:31 am

To repeat a sequel-spawning piece of pop-culture wisdom,the end is only the beginning