IRANI TROPHY: Parvez Rasool included in Rest of India squad

SRINAGAR: J&K’s Parvez Rasool has been included in the Rest of India squad named Monday by the BCCI, which is scheduled to play Ranji Trophy champions Karnataka in the Irani Cup game at Bengaluru from February 9-13. The J&K skipper’s inclusion comes on back of his solid all-round show in the recently concluded Ranji Trophy […]

68th Santosh Trophy

SRINAGAR: Punjab scored a 1-0 victory over Jammu and Kashmir in a Group- B encounter of the North zone qualifying round of the 68th Santosh Trophy Senior National Football Championship played at Dr BR Ambedkar Football Stadium. Punjab shot into the lead in the 37th minute when their mid-fielder put the ball in the right […]

63rd Santosh Trophy

SRINAGAR: Riding on a goal each from Shahid Mushtaq, skipper Asif Majid and Toufeeq Ahmad, Jammu and Kashmir Football team got their 63rd Santosh Trophy campaign off to a winning start, pummeling hapless Uttar Pradesh 3-0 in their Group match played at Dr. B.R.Ambedkar Stadium, Delhi. The scoreline would have been even further tilted in […]

3rd Lusofonia International Games

SRINAGAR: Jammu & Kashmir Police’s Wushuist Khalida Banoo did his department and fans proud after she pocketed a gold medal in 3rd Lusofonia Games, beating her Portuguese opponent Ana Fernandez 2-0 in the summit clash played at Nehru stadium in Panaji, Goa, a statement issued by the department said. A resident of Frontier village Lolab […]

Livid Dhoni blames pacers for ODI series loss

HAMILTON: A dejected India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Tuesday held the poor performance of his pacers responsible for the visitors’ humiliating 0-3 ODI series loss against New Zealand. Trailing 0-2, India on Tuesday lost the fourth ODI by seven wickets against New Zealand to slump to their second consecutive series defeat overseas. “Frankly, our […]


HAMILTON: India slumped to their second consecutive series defeat overseas as New Zealand rode on Ross Taylor’s unbeaten century to thrash the visitors by seven wickets in the fourth one-dayer and take an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match rubber. Chasing 279 for victory, the Kiwis reached 280 for three in 48.1 overs with Taylor […]


SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir Football Association (JKFA) Monday announced the 20 member squad for the North Zone qualifying round of the 68th Santosh Trophy National Football Championship that will be held in Delhi from January 30 before the main round starts in Siliguri. The team will leave for Delhi on January 28. The final round […]


SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association, the custodians of the sport in the state, have expressed their displeasure over star all-rounder and skipper J&K senior cricket team Parvez Rasool’s omission from the list of the sportspersons who were awarded state awards on the eve of Indian Republic Day. The state government had announced names of […]

2nd Christmas Soccer Championship

SRINAGAR: Jammu Kashmir Bank senior football team proved too hot for its academy side, thrashing them 5-0 in the summit clash to win 2nd Christmas Soccer Championship played at GGM Science College Ground. It proved to be a lopsided contest with seniors not letting JK Bank Academy to settle as goals came thick and fast […]

Waqar,Mohsin and Moin shortlisted for head coach job

Karachi: The Interim Management Committee of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) at its meeting this week shortlisted three candidates to take over as head coach of the national team for the Asia Cup and the World T20 Cup to be held in Bangladesh in the next three months. “The interim committee discussed the issue of […]