Archive for the Sports Category

April 14, 2018

Young rowers fight it out on the Adyar

Young rowers fight it out on the Adyar

A section of the Adyar river has been witnessing some intense rowing action the past few days. Student rowers from schools and colleges from four states (Tamil Nadu, Kerala, West Bengal, and Karnataka) have been competing for honours at the MBC […]

April 10, 2018

Rowing championships for school, college students. On the Adyar.

Rowing championships for school, college students. On the Adyar.

The Adyar river will witness some rowing action by young sportspeople. From April 12 to 14, 70 students from 50 schools and colleges from four states (Tamil Nadu, Kerala, West Bengal, and Karnataka) will be competing for top honours at the MBC […]

March 1, 2018

St. Bede’s cricket team wins TNCA tournament for under-16 players

St. Bede's cricket team wins TNCA tournament for under-16 players

At the finals of the TNCA inter-school uncer-16 C. Ramaswamy trophy cricket tournament held in the city on Feb 1, the team from St. Bede’s Anglo-Indian School, San Thome lifted the trophy by beating San Thome Higher Secondary School, San […]

October 17, 2017

Chess training for children

Emmanuel Chess Centre is conducting a year long professional chess training programme for children aged 5 to 14 years from Oct 19 at Russian Cultural Centre, Alwarpet. FIDE trainer Ebenezer Joseph and his team of coaches will conduct the programme. […]

September 25, 2017

Vidya Mandir students bag medals at karate tournament

Vidya Mandir students bag medals at karate tournament

Four students of Vidya Mandir, Mylapore bagged medals at the international Isshinryu Karate and Kubudo Championship held on Aug 26 and 27 at JJ Indoor Stadium, Kilpauk. The students, who had to compete with participants from Sri Lanka, Nepal and […]

September 14, 2017

Chess tourney in San Thome in Oct.: registration open now

Play chess? Here is a contest to be held in San Thome. The annual Adyar Times FIDE-rating open chess tourney will be held at San Thome Hr Sec School campus on San Thome High Road from Oct.12 to 15 this […]

August 8, 2017

Inter school chess tournament held at Kalaa Manjari, Alwarpet

Inter school chess tournament held at Kalaa Manjari, Alwarpet

Kalaa Manjari after school creativity center recently conducted the 2nd edition of Dr. Abdul Kalam memorial inter school chess tournament on July 30. More than 100 children participated in this event under three categories. The chief guest was actor and […]

July 3, 2017

Vidya Mandir runners up at Gautam Memorial double wicket cricket tournament

Vidya Mandir runners up at Gautam Memorial double wicket cricket tournament

Two cricket tournaments – the Gautam Memorial Double wicket tournament for TNCA first division teams and for schools was recently held by the Vidya Mandir Alumni Association, Luz at Marina Grounds. At the TNCA tournament, Alwarpet CC A team beat […]

June 4, 2017

For tennis lessons, check out this coaching centre at San Thome High Road

If you stay in the San Thome area and are looking out for a tennis coach, drop in at the recently inaugurated tennis coaching centre at San Thome High Road. ‘The Tennis School’, is being run by coach R. Murali and […]

June 4, 2017

Chess training for children; At Alwarpet

Emmanuel Chess Centre is conducting a year long professional chess training programme for children aged 5 to 14 years at Russian Cultural Centre, Alwarpet. Classes will begin on June 10. The children will be coached by a team of chess […]

April 25, 2017

Sri Ramanujar’s 1000th birth anniversary; Celebration at local school

Sri Ramanujar's 1000th birth anniversary; Celebration at local school

On Thursday, April 20, a few students of Sivaswami Kalalaya Senior Secondary School, Mylapore got together for an event to honour Sri Ramanujar on his 1000 birth anniversary. Speeches were given in three languages – Tamil, Hindi and English, Sanskrit […]

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