Lal Singh, Kanta inaugurate 18-day Hockey Tournament at Hakku stadium

JAMMU: Minister for Forest, Ecology and Environment, Choudhary Lal Singh Thursday inaugurated 18-day senior hockey tournament-2017 at K KHakku Astro Turf Stadium. President Hockey J&K, KantaAndotra, was also present on the occasion. On the opening ceremony of the tournament, being sponsored by J&K State Sports Council, the match was played between Khalsa Club GoleGujral and […]

Look at your career before commenting on Dhoni: Shastri

Look at your career before commenting on Dhoni: Shastri

KOLKATA: India’s chief coach Ravi Shastri on Tuesday once again extended unflinching support to Mahendra Singh Dhoni, saying those commenting on the two-time World Cup winning former skipper should look back at their own careers. A few former India players, including VVS Laxman and Ajit Agarkar, recently raised questions about Dhoni’s T20I future, creating quite […]

Saina, Prannoy eye China Open to seal berth at Dubai Final

Saina, Prannoy eye China Open to seal berth at Dubai Final

Fuzhou (China): Newly-crowned national champions Saina Nehwal and H S Prannoy will look to enhance their chances of qualifying for the Dubai Super Series Finals with a good performance at the USD 700,000 China Open Superseries Premier starting here tomorrow. Former World No.1 Saina upstaged Olympic silver-medallist P V Sindhu in the national finals last […]

Ravi Shastri’s timely advice has helped me: Karthik

Ravi Shastri’s timely advice has helped me: Karthik

New Delhi: It could well be the last of his innumerable comebacks but Dinesh Karthik is not losing sleep over it as he intends to build on the recent gains in international cricket by following the timely advice of India coach Ravi Shastri. With young wicketkeeper-batsmen like Sanju Samson and Rishabh Pant waiting in the […]

Dhoni plays down criticism, says everybody has views in life

Dhoni plays down criticism, says everybody has views in life

DUBAI: Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s voice had the usual air of calm as he played down criticism and calls for his retirement from T20 Internationals, saying “everybody has their own views in life”. A few former India cricketers, including Ajit Agarkar, recently raised questions about Dhoni’s T20 future, creating quite a storm in the country’s cricketing […]

Imran Ansari compliments JK Cricket Team for their win against Jharkhand

Imran Ansari compliments JK Cricket Team for their win against Jharkhand

SRINAGAR: Minister for Youth Services Sports and Technical Education Molvi Imran Raza Ansari complimented Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Team for their laudable performance in Ranji against host Jharkhand in which skipper Parveez Rasool and Amir Aziz took five wickets each. Ansari complimented the team and players for the win. “It is heartening to see J&K […]

Indian cricketers undergoing DNA/genetic fitness test

Indian cricketers undergoing DNA/genetic fitness test

NEW DELHI: Keeping in sync with skipper Virat Kohli’s uncompromising training regimen, the Indian cricketers are now undergoing DNA test that reveals the genetic fitness blueprint of an individual, raising the bar to a level hitherto unseen. The test helps a sportsman improve his speed, in fat burning, endurance, recovery time, and muscle building. It […]

GD Goenka leads in Taekwondo championship; 500 students gather to participate

GD Goenka leads in Taekwondo championship; 500 students gather to participate

SRINAGAR: Settle Light Production on Saturday organised the 24th edition of the two-day Srinagar Taekwondo championship at Indoor Stadium here. The event witnessed the participation of around 500 boys and girls who cheered and applauded the fighters of their representatives whenever they made their moves. The first day witnessed fights in the 25-kg weight category […]