Gavaskar slams MCC proposal of one ball in Tests, says unfortunate it’s being taken seriously

MUMBAI: Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar on Thursday slammed the MCC’s recommendation that single-make balls be used in Test cricket, saying that it would be “unfortunate” if the suggestion, which will take away the challenge of playing in overseas conditions, is considered seriously. The World Cricket Committee of the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC), called the […]

‘Pandya, Rahul needed rap on their knuckles’

‘Pandya, Rahul needed rap on their knuckles’

NEW DELHI: India’s head coach Ravi Shastri says Hardik Pandya and K L Rahul needed “the wrap on their knuckles”, referring to the duo’s sexist comments on a popular TV show. Pandya and Rahul were in the eye of a massive storm following their sexist comments on ‘Koffee With Karan’ in January. “Pandya and Rahul […]

PWS tie up with HSIS

PWS tie up with HSIS

SRINAGAR: Partap World School, Pathankot ties up with Harbhajan Singh Institute of Academy (HSIS), a statement issued by the school said. According to the statement “The initiative was taken in the field of sports by chairman Bharat Bhushan Mahajan, directors Vishal Mahajan and Sunny Mahajan and principal Shubra.” “Children from the age group of 6-19 […]

Saina Nehwal, Sameer Verma look to put behind All England disappointment at Swiss Open

BASEL: Two-time winner Saina Nehwal and defending champion Sameer Verma will look to shrug off their All England disappointment when they spearhead India’s campaign at the Swiss Open, starting with the qualifiers here Tuesday. For Sameer, this event started his journey that culminated into a World Tour Final semifinal finish last year and a career-high […]

Players need to be careful of injuries during IPL: Harbhajan

Players need to be careful of injuries during IPL: Harbhajan

MUMBAI: Top Indian players like skipper Virat Kohli and Jasprit Bumrah need to be careful not to get injured or pick up niggles during the IPL that precedes the ICC World Cup this year, feels Harbhajan Singh. Saying the mega event, commencing on May 30 in England, is still some way off, the former India […]

WGAJK issues domestic activities

SRINAGAR Winter Games Association of J&K is all set to hold its domestic activities under the aegis of J&K State Sports Council at different resorts in the state. The All South Kashmir Districts Ski and Snowboarding championship will be held on 18th March in collaboration with Jawahar Institute of Mountaineering and WS. The athletes belonging […]

March Golf Cup held at Tawi Golf Course

JAMMU: Continuing its monthly round of activities, Jammu Tawi Golf Course (JTGC) organized March Golf Cup 2019. The event saw enthusiastic participation from the Golfers from across the State. According to Secretary JTGC, 88 players participated in today’s tournament divided into 22 four-balls including one four-ball of children below 12 years of age and one […]