Asian Junior Ski Championship: 2 Kashmiri girls selected

Srinagar: Two Kashmiri girls Sabiya Nabi and Shabista Shabir have been selected to represent India in Asian Junior Alpine Ski Championship, to be held in Iran next month, a statement issued by Winter Games Association of J&K said The selection trials, was held by WGFI at Gulmarg. Both Sabiya Nabi and Shabista Shabir hail from […]

Police organises sports events

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Police continues organizing sports events Under Civic Action Programme to promote sports culture among the youth. These sports events were organised in Handwara, Awantipora and Srinagar. The sports event in Handwara was organized at Police Station Vilgam which was inaugurated by SSP Handwara Ghulam Jeelani Wani. SHO Vilgam Bashir Ahmad was […]

Ankita, Karman seal India’s win over Hong Kong in Fed Cup

NEW DELHI: Ankita Raina continued her red-hot form with a fluent win after Karman Kaur Thandi’s erratic victory as India blanked Hong Kong 3-0 in the Fed Cup on Friday. Karman struggled to contain her unforced errors but prevailed 6-3, 6-4 over Eudice Chong to give India a 1-0 lead in the Asia/Oceania Group I […]

10th CEC Ice Hockey Cup: WSC lifts summit trophy

10th CEC Ice Hockey Cup: WSC lifts summit trophy

SRINAGAR: Winter Sports Club Shakar Chiktan lifted the 10th CEC Ice Hockey Cup defeating Friends Pashkum by 7 goals. Captain Shabir Shah was adjudged man of the match and won prize money of Rs 50,000 and Asgar Ali of Friends Pashkum was adjudged as man of the Series. The runner-up team Friends Pashkum won the […]

Don’t know what I’do on the field without intensity: Kohli

Don’t know what I’do on the field without intensity: Kohli

Cape Town: Intensity is the hallmark of his batting and India captain Virat Kohli says he has no idea what he would do if that was gone, the primary reason behind his obsessive focus of physical fitness. The 29-year-old run-machine slammed his 34th one-day hundred in the third ODI against South Africa yesterday, once again […]

Shami’s run-up a problem, Bumrah needs to play county: Akram

Shami’s run-up a problem, Bumrah needs to play county: Akram

ST MORITZ: Pakistan pace legend Wasim Akram is quite impressed with Indian fast bowlers and feels they can be lethal in this year’s tour of England if Mohammed Shami corrects a run-up flaw and Jasprit Bumrah devotes some time to county cricket. One of the greatest fast bowlers of all time and inarguably the best […]

Malinga mulls retirement, says mentally done with cricket

St Moritz (Switzerland): Sri Lanka speedster Lasith Malinga has hinted at possible retirement, saying that he is mentally done with international cricket now that his eventful IPL career is over. Malinga was Wednesday appointed as bowling mentor of Mumbai Indians. The Sri Lankan has been the core of Mumbai Indians winning combination in the last […]

Tendulkar urges BCCI to recognise India’s blind cricket body

Tendulkar urges BCCI to recognise India’s blind cricket body

NEW DELHI: Batting great Sachin Tendulkar has called on the BCCI to recognise the Cricket Association for the Blind in India (CABI) and bring its players under the Board’s pension scheme. Tendulkar wrote to the Committee of Administrator’s (CoA) chairman Vinod Rai, requesting him to consider recognition for CABI, weeks after the team won the […]

Sports helps in all-round development: Bhagat

JAMMU: Minster for Health and Medical Education, Bali Bhagat Wednesday inaugurated Sports Week at Government Medical College Jammu organised by its Sports Committee. Addressing the students on the opening event, the Minister said that Sports not only helps to build physical stamina but also helps inculcate discipline, determination to win and willpower. Bali Bhagat maintained […]

Sports event organized by Srinagar police

Sports event organized by Srinagar police

Srinagar: Srinagar police has organized a sports event under civic action programme at Government Higher Secondary School Budoo Bagh Khanyar. The event was inaugurated by SDPO Khanyar Raja Zuhaib. SHO Khanyar Parvaiz Ahmad was also present on the occasion. Hundreds of youth & students of Khanyar and adjacent areas participated enthusiastically in the event. Various […]