Dist Pulwama Chess Championship concludes

srinagar: The District Pulwama Chess Championship organized by the J&K Chess Association concluded here on Friday. In a statement, the organizers said Ambika Fayaz emerged winner in senior girls’ category while Hafiz Nazma and Muskaan Muzafar bagged tittle in junior and sub-junior girls’ category respectively. In senior boys category, Adil Mustaq emerged the winner while […]

J&K Bank XI pip Lone Star Kashmir FC in tie-breaker to reach final

SRINAGAR: J&K Bank XI beat Lone Star Kashmir FC in the penalty shoot-out by 4-3 in the first semi final of Knockout Football tournament played at Bakshi Stadium on Friday. Both JK Bank XI and Lone Star Kashmir FC – played intense with both teams not ready to concede an inch as both teams failed […]

Timid J&K shot out for paltry 85

Timid J&K shot out for paltry 85

SRINAGAR: Raushan Raj claimed a seven-wicket haul as J&K were bowled out for 85runs, on the inaugural day of their group-C, Ranji Trophy match against Services at Jammu on Thursday. The hosts were bundled out in 43 overs with only two bats¬men, opener Shubam Khajuria (24) and Parvez Rasool (24*) reg-istering double figures. Put into […]

Water Ski Championship concludes

Srinagar: The District Srinagar Water Ski Championship organised by J&K Water Ski Association concluded here at SKICC Minister of State for Industries and Commerce, Mohammad Ashraf Mir, was the chief guest on the award distribution ceremony Secretary, J&K State Sports Council, Jawaid Ahmad Shah and senior National Conference leader Mustafa Kamal was the guest of […]

JKP to organise girls sports event

SRINGAR: Jammu and Kashmir Police is organising Girls Sports Educational Awareness Festival at Police Public School Bemina. The five-day festival starting from October 25, will include various athletics and games. Expert coaches having vast experience in the respective games and events like Football, Badminton, Tug of War, Volleyball, Shooting, Kho-kho, Kabaddi, Handball, Archery, Cricket, Judo, […]

Wushu Championship concludes

Srinagar: The District Srinagar Wushu Championship organised by District Srinagar Wushu Association concluded on Thursday at Sheri Kashmir Indoor Sports complex, Srinagar. Secretary, J&K State Sports Council, Javed Ahmad Shah, was the chief guest and gave away prizes among the winners runners up. The championship was sponsored by J&K State Sports Council.

Day 2: Malik hits double ton as Pakistan declare innings at 523

Day 2: Malik hits double ton as Pakistan declare innings at 523

Abu Dhabi: Pakistan’s declaration duly arrived in a flurry of cross-batted strokes as four wickets tumbled in six overs after tea. Mark Wood broke their record fifth-wicket stand of 248 in the first over after tea when he trapped Asad Shafiq lbw without addition to his score of 107, and when Shoaib Malik succumbed to […]

India will be favourites at World T20 next year: Lara

Hyderabad: Its recent results have been mixed at best but the Indian cricket team will be among the strongest contenders when the country hosts next year’s World Twenty20 Championships, feels West Indian batting legend Brian Lara.India are currently engaged in a home series against South Africa and have lost the three-match T20 series.”I think the […]

Srinivasan is the BCCI representative to ICC: Richardson

Mumbai: International Cricket Council CEO David Richardson says N Srinivasan at the ICC helm and Shashank Manohar being the BCCI president will not affect the relationship between the Board and the world governing body. Asked whether Srinivasan as ICC head and Manohar as BCCI chief will affect the relations between the two organisations, Richardson replied […]

Aamir termed a thief in a domestic match

Karachi: Tainted Pakistan pacer Muhammad Aamir on Wednesday got a taste of how difficult it would be to win back the confidence of the cricket community when he was termed a thief in a domestic match here. The match referee in the Quaid-e-Azam Trophy qualifying tournament fined both Aamir and discarded Test batsman Faisal Iqbal […]