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God’s own league: Kerala wins Santosh Trophy after 14 years

As Kerala lifts Santosh Trophy after 14 years, the roots can be traced to a football tournament unique to the state.

Kerala pip Bengal in penalty shootout, win Santosh Trophy after 13 seasons

This was Kerala's sixth Santosh Trophy title and first since 2004-05. Kerala had downed Punjab 3-2 with an extra time goal to win their last Santosh Trophy in October 2004.

From wearing dad’s boots, Arjun Tudu takes big strides

Hailing from Jamshedpur, Tudu's father worked as a labourer and played village football. It was watching his father play that Tudu would start playing too.

Mizoram starts league for basketball

Under the agreement signed by MBBA president Chalrosanga and Zonet Director Vanneihtluanga, Zonet will invest Rs 20 lakh for the first five years to organize the Mizoram Super League.


The trophy state

Behind Mizoram’s clean sweep of the football national championship lies an extraordinary league, sustained efforts, and slow and steady progress.

The rise and fall of the Santosh Trophy

Even the famous 1956 Melbourne Games team comprised of players who had earned their stripes in the Santosh Trophy.

Aizawl prepares to welcome heroes

However, the association led by cabinet minister Lal Thanzara, younger brother of CM Lal Thanhawla, has a grievance.

Santosh Trophy: Mizoram pummel Railways 3-0 in final

North eastern state claim maiden Santosh Trophy after pummeling Railways 3-0 in the final.

Unbeaten Mizoram two wins from maiden Santosh Trophy

The second semifinal could be a battle of attrition in the middle of the park with both Railways and Maharashtra boasting of a strong midfield.

SPORTS BAR: Punjab win in Santosh Trophy

Eight-time champions Punjab scraped past Himachal Pradesh 2-1 in a Group B North Zone qualifying round match of 68th National Championships for Santosh Trophy.