Develop Sports infra for producing best players: Advisor Kumar

Develop Sports infra for producing best players: Advisor Kumar

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar Monday convened a meeting to review the activities being carried out by the Youth Services & Sports department in the state and the its efforts for development of sports infrastructure, promotion of sports among school students. The meeting was attended by Secretary YS&S Sarmad Hafeez, Director General YS&S […]

Moin Khan backs Pakistan for World Cup glory

KARACHI: Former Pakistan cricketer Moin Khan has backed the team for clinching the International Cricket Council (ICC) cricket World Cup title in 2019. “I think Pakistan really has a good chance to clinch the title as conditions will be helpful for them in England,” the Express Tribune quoted Khan, as saying. Reflecting on Pakistan skipper […]

Kohli, Bumrah maintain pole positions in ODI rankings

DUBAI: India captain Virat Kohli and speedster Jasprit Bumrah maintained their respective top positions in the latest ICC ODI rankings released on Monday. Kohli led the batsman’s list with 884 points while his deputy Rohit Sharma with 842 ranking points maintained the second position. The other Indian batsman in the top-10 was Shikhar Dhawan, who […]

Competitions under ‘Khelo India’ initiative continue in Kargil

SRINAGAR: On the sixth day of inter-school tournaments under ‘Khelo-India’ initiative, several competitions under Kho-Kho Girls, Girls Volley Ball and Girls handball were played in Khree Sultan Cho Sports Stadium, Bemathang Kargil. These tournaments are being organized on the directions of the Deputy Commissioner and CEO, LAHDC, Kargil, Vikas Kundal.

J&K to host Pre-I league J&K Invitational Football Cup

SRINAGAR: J&K is going to host ‘Pre-I League J&K Invitation Football starting from 16th October. The tournament is scheduled to be held at TRC ground,a statement issued by Jammu and Kashmir Football Association Said. According to the statement a meeting was held under the chairmanship of Dr. Secretary State Sports Council Naseem Javaiad Chowdhary, in […]

Sports activities going on in Full Swing in Kupwara

SRINAGAR: RCC Red defeated Rawathpora Green Club by 16 runs, in the final match of T-20 Cricket Tournament played at sports ground Punzgam Kralpora Kupwara on Saturday. District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir was the Chief Guest at the finals, while as District Youth Services and Sports Officer Kupwara, Tehsildar Kupwara besides players and a […]

JK Forest Football XI wins DCL football tournament

SRINAGAR: The J&K Forest Football XI today beat Royal Sports in penalty shootout to clinch the DCL Football Tournament at Islamic College ground here. In the allotted time both teams had secured 2 goals each. Later the penalty shootout decided the winner as the J&K Forest Football XI shot two goals against the opponent thus […]