Santosh Trophy: JKFA announce probables

SRINAGAR: The Jammu and Kashmir Football Association has announced 24 probables for the 68th edition of Santosh Trophy-a premier inter-state soccer tourney in Indian domestic circuit-starting January 31 at Delhi. The team will be accompanied by three officials from the JKFA that include Muhammad Shafi Nari as head coach, . Majid Yousuf Dar (Manager Sports […]

Sahai felicitates J&K Police sports personal

SRINAGAR: The Additional Director General of Police Armed, SM Sahai Thursday felicitated J&K Police sports personnel for their excellent performance during the year 2013, a police statement issued here said. Jammu and Kashmir Police had bagged 15 gold, 10 silver and 28 bronze medals in different sports events during the year 2013 and the recently […]

Sahai felicitates J&K Police sports personal

SRINAGAR: The Additional Director General of Police Armed, SM Sahai Thursday felicitated J&K Police sports personnel for their excellent performance during the year 2013, a police statement issued here said. Jammu and Kashmir Police had bagged 15 gold, 10 silver and 28 bronze medals in different sports events during the year 2013 and the recently […]

Mahela ton flattens hapless Pakistan

Dubai: Mahela Jayawardene shrugged off three stitches in his hand with a defiant 32nd test century and led Sri Lanka to a commanding 318-4 in the second Test against Pakistan on Thursday. Jayawardene was unbeaten on 106 off 230 balls with 12 fours in nearly 5-1/2 hours while opening batsman Kaushal Silva (95) narrowly missed […]

RANJI TROPHY QUARTERS: J&K VS PUNJAB-Day, 1

J&K bowlers shine but succumb to late order assault Rafiq A Wani SRINAGAR: For Jammu and Kashmir, it was a perfect setting: win the toss and insert opposition in having gone with a four-pronged pace attack on a lively Moti Baug deck. Pacers responded to the decision and bowling friendly conditions effectively to have strong […]

RANJI TROPHY QUARTERS: J&K VS PUNJAB-Day, 1

J&K bowlers shine but succumb to late order assault Rafiq A Wani SRINAGAR: For Jammu and Kashmir, it was a perfect setting: win the toss and insert opposition in having gone with a four-pronged pace attack on a lively Moti Baug deck. Pacers responded to the decision and bowling friendly conditions effectively to have strong […]

JKFA condole former footballer’s death

SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir Football Association (JKFA) Wednesday condoled the demise of former footballer Manzoor Ahmad. A condolence meet in this regard was chaired under its senior vice president Prof Bashir A Shah, a statement issued by the JKFA said. Manzoor, the statement said, had represented Water Works Department football team and helped them to […]

Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Dubai, 1st day

DUBAI: Sri Lanka owed it to their bowlers for taking the opening day honours against Pakistan in the second Test in Dubai on Wednesday (January 8). By the close, Sri Lanka had knocked off 57 runs for the loss of Dimuth Karunaratne, the opener, out leg-before to Junaid Khan for 32. A three-pronged pace and […]

Take a break from cricket: Saqlain’s advice to Ajmal

KARACHI: Former Pakistan Test spinner Saqlain Mushtaq has advised Saeed Ajmal to take a break from the sport in order to extend his career. Saqlain said it was a big disappointment that Ajmal could not take a single wicket in the second innings of the Abu Dhabi Test against Sri Lanka since he was a […]

Take a break from cricket: Saqlain's advice to Ajmal

KARACHI: Former Pakistan Test spinner Saqlain Mushtaq has advised Saeed Ajmal to take a break from the sport in order to extend his career. Saqlain said it was a big disappointment that Ajmal could not take a single wicket in the second innings of the Abu Dhabi Test against Sri Lanka since he was a […]