T-20 cricket tournament organised in Leh

T-20 cricket tournament organised in Leh

SRINAGAR: “The year 2019 marks the 20th anniversary of Kargil victory. As part of nationwide celebrations, a T-20 cricket tournament was organised in Leh-Ladakh region to honour the brave-hearts of the Kargil War and to evoke feelings of nationalism and patriotism through the most popular sport of the country,” said a defence statement issued here. […]

DC Ganderbal flags off students for provincial level inter-district games

GANDERBAL: Deputy Commissioner Ganderbal Hashmat Ali Khan on Tuesday flagged off a group of 48 students (boys under age group of 13, 17 and 19 years) representing different blocks of the district from Mini Secretariat Ganderbal to participate in a provincial level inter-district cricket tournament. Organised by Joint Director Kashmir, Youth Service and Sports in […]

YSS to host 3 school nationals

SRINAGAR: Director General, Department Youth Services and Sports Dr Saleem ur Rehman on Tuesday said the department is all set to host 3 School Nationals in major games this year. Giving details, DG YSS said, “In the annual meeting of School Games Federation of India (SGF), J&K was assigned/allotted the organisation/ hosting of Volleyball for […]

India bookmakers’ favourites to win ICC World Cup 2019

India bookmakers’ favourites to win ICC World Cup 2019

LONDON: India have emerged as the bookmakers’ favourites to win the ICC World Cup 2019 after an incredible run of form propelled them into the semi-finals with seven victories from nine outings. In the round-robin stage, two-time champions India’s match against New Zealand was a washout, while their sole defeat came at the hands of […]

Harmukh Adventurers submit Sunset Peak with elevation of 15,548 ft

SRINAGAR: Team Harmukh Adventurers came up with one more surprise as they have submitted Sunset Peak also known as Romesh Thong with a peak elevation of 4,741 metres (15,548 ft). This is the 4th expedition to this peak ever since its inception. The first accent to this peak was done by Dr Arthur Neve, Dr […]

JKFA Annual League Football Tournament

Qamarwari FC, Radpora FC, Jehlum FC & Real Kashmir U-18 register first win J&K Police defeat State Football Academy by solitary goal DDC Bandipora inaugurates provincial level inter-district sports competition BANDIPORA: District Development Commissioner (DDC) Bandipora Shahbaz Ahmad Mirza on Monday inaugurated the provincial level inter-district sports competition at Bandipora. The competition is being organised […]

DDC Bandipora inaugurates provincial level inter-district sports competition

BANDIPORA: District Development Commissioner (DDC) Bandipora Shahbaz Ahmad Mirza on Monday inaugurated the provincial level inter-district sports competition at Bandipora. The competition is being organised by District Youth Services and Sports. As many as 1000 students from all age groups including boys and girls from across the state are participating in the sports activities including […]

‘Let’s not say that India lost on purpose against England’

KARACHI: Refusing to believe in the perception that India deliberately lost to England, hurting Pakistan’s semi-final chances, skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed said it’s incorrect to cast aspersions on the Virat Kohli-led side. A lot of former Pakistan cricketers doubted that India did not give their best against England, putting obstacles in their side’s road to semifinals. […]

Exclusive camp will help goalkeepers in Olympic qualifiers: PR Sreejesh

BENGLURU: The seven-day national camp for goalkeepers was an ideal initiative ahead of the all important Olympic qualifiers, India’s feels senior most custodian P R Sreejesh. Sreejesh alongside Krishan B Pathak, Suraj Karkera, Jugraj Singh, Paras Malhotra, Jagdeep Dayal, Pawan, Prashant Kumar Chauhan and Sahil Kumar Nayak were part of the goalkeepers Camp which began […]