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Haryana to host the 4th edition of Khelo India Youth Games!

Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Kiren Rijiju and Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar announced Haryana as the host state for the fourth edition of Khelo India Youth Games on Saturday, which is currently scheduled to take place after Tokyo Olympics. The Games will be held in Panchkula …

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Jharkhand & Himachal Pradesh reach Junior Girls Championship final!

The final of the Junior Girls’ National Football Championship 2019-20 will see Jharkhand take on Himachal Pradesh after both sides recorded victories against Gujarat and Haryana respectively in the semifinals on Monday, April 29 at the Polo Ground in Kolhapur, Maharashtra. COMFORTABLE WIN FOR JHARKHAND Jharkhand made their way into …

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Jharkhand & Haryana enter Junior Girls Championship semifinals!

Jharkhand and Haryana made their way into the semifinals of the Junior Girls’ National Football Championships 2019-20 with convincing wins over last year’s finalists Manipur and Tamil Nadu respectively at the Rajarshi Shahu Stadium in Kolhapur on Friday, 26 April. Sumati Kumar continued her free-scoring run, grabbing a brace in …

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India U-17 Women player Samiksha: Football unites our village!

Football unites people like nothing else. But when football unites a community in supporting a budding footballer, the spirit of football becomes even more sweeter. “My entire village supports me, everyone helps me and wants to see me succeed,” says 16-year old Samiksha from the village of Alakhpura in Haryana. …

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Mizoram (boys) & Haryana (girls) win Khelo India Football Tournaments!

Mizoram have won the 2018 Khelo India School Games Boys’s Football Tournament at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on Thursday, while Haryana claimed the silverware in the Girls’s Football Tournament. Mizoram defeated Punjab 3-2 courtesy to goals scored by Lalnunzama (24′), F. Lalnuntluanga (47′) and H. Zawnhmingthanga (51′), while Rohit Shekh …

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VIDEO – ZEE Media: Success of Women’s Football in Haryana!

The ZEE Media’s Punjab Haryana Himachal channel reports from the Bhiwani district of Haryana where women’s and girls play football, which has resulted in their school team representing Haryana and winning the U-17 Girls competition of the national level Subroto Cup in the capital New Delhi.

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Football spurring life amongst Haryana girls!

There could not have been a better advertisement for Women’s Football than fostering a Football powerhouse from the particular state of India which had a smudged history of gender inequality. Following Sakshi Malik’s heroics in Rio 2016, Haryana’s young girls showed their mettle to win the 2016 Subroto Cup Trophy …

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Junior Girls National Football Championship – Day 14: Manipur retain title!

Day 14 and the day of the final of the 2016 edition of the Junior Girls National Football Championship which was held at the Barabati Stadium in Cuttack, Odisha. The Young Manipur girls proved to be too strong for Haryana in the final as they overpowered their counterparts by an …

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