U-17 National Football Championship

SRINAGAR: The Jammu and Kashmir U-17 football team Thursday started their U-17 National Football Championship campaign with a goalless draw against Delhi played Agartala. The draw meant teams had to share the points. It was the visitors who created early chances in the first half and put pressure on their opponents but failed to convert […]

Furture Sports T-20 tournament

SRINAGAR: Thanks to a half century from Asif Khan and Riyaz Ahmad’s three wicket haul, Ghani Gliders trounced a Delhi based cricket club by 60 runs in the finals to pocket Future Sports T-20 tournament played at Delhi. Batting first visitors GG put a daunting total of 175 on the board losing five wickets in […]

Upgrade cricket infrastructure in state, Ranji cricketer to JKCA

SRINAGAR: J&K cricket team is making headlines for all the right reasons for making it to the quarter finals of India’s premier domestic tournament Ranji Trophy for the first time in five decades. J&K’s dream run was halted by Punjab defeating the Parvez Rasool led side by 100 runs in the last eight stages, but […]

J&K boys in IPL?

Rafiq A Wani SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir players’ terrific show this Ranji Trophy season has some Indian Premier League franchises keeping an eye on the players. Nita Ambani owned Mumbai Indians have already started communicating with some of the J&K players and if sources are to be believed a couple of players on back of […]

JKCA gives Ranji team a rousing reception

‘Proud that our performance brought happiness to fans’ We will try to set our house in order: Wazir SRINAGAR: J&K Ranji team arrived to a rousing reception from Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association, returning to Srinagar after putting their best ever performance in India’s premier domestic cricket in last five decades. Nine of the 15-member […]

Omar lauds J&K for amazing Ranji run

Omar lauds J&K for amazing Ranji run

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister on Sunday lauded the state cricket team for reaching the Ranji Trophy quarterfinal this season, saying that the performance of Parveez Rasool and Co. Was something to feel proud of. “J&K did an amazing job under their skipper Parvez #Rasool to reach the quarters of the #RanjiTrophy. You made […]

J&K rugby squad announced

Srinagar: J&K State Sports Council’s (JKSSC) selection committee Sunday announced 15 member squad for the forthcoming All India Rugby Championship 2014 to be held at Cuttack from February5. The selection committee was led by its Divisional Sports Officer from Kashmir, Abdul Qayoom along with its members Prof B A Shah and Rifat Abdullah. The selected […]

J&K require another 247 runs to book historic semis berth

RANJI TROPHY QUARTERS  RAFIQ A WANI SRINAGAR: It was turn of Parvez Rasool, the off-spinner, to shine on the pulsating third day of Jammu and Kashmir’s see-saw Ranji Trophy quarter-final game against Punjab at Moti Baug, Vadodra, taking a five-fer even as match is poised for a thrilling finish with J&K still requiring 247 runs […]

Ghani Gliders begin Delhi T20 tournament campaign on winning tone

SRINAGAR: Ghani Gliders started their campaign in a Delhi T20 tournament on a winning note, beating a Bihar Cricket Association club by seven wickets. Batting first BCA team were bundled out for a paltry total of 87 runs. Jehangir Lone, Irfan Dar, Amir Aziz and Riyaz Kachra took two wickets each for Ghani Gliders(GG). In […]