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Dr. T Ao Trophy starts in Nagaland to honour football legend Dr Talimeren Ao

Posted by Ramesh Khati on November 3, 2009

GT Report Rupak Chetri

Dr-T.Ao

Football legend Dr Talimeren Ao

Dimapur 02 Nov 2009(GT): Dimapur today witnessed something which they had been waiting for ages. Nagaland’s pride and India’s football legend who captained India’s barefooted team in  1948 London Olympics, Dr Talimeren Ao  was honoured here today.

Union Minister for DoNER and Mines BK Handique in the presence of Nagaland CM Neiphiu Rio inaugurated Dr T.Ao Trophy  amidst thousands of spectators which was later followed by spell bounding display of cultural extravaganza and celebration.

According to reports , all the states from north east are participating in this tournament however participation of Sikkim is in doubt.

3rd Nov 2009 Match Fixture:-

1st Match 12 noon

Manipur vs Arunachal Pradesh

Second Match (2pm)
Mizoram vs Tripura

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