Ronaldo leads Al Nassr teammates, fans to Viking Clap celebrations

Dubai: Cristiano Ronaldo led the Al Nassr fans to a Viking Clap celebration after his late penalty earned the club a 2-1 win over Al-Tai on Friday. With the score tied at 1-1 in the 87th minute, Ronaldo would step in to take a penalty and sent the keeper the wrong way to put his […]

ICC World Cup: Full Squad List Of All Teams

New Delhi: Following is the updated squad list of all the 10 participating teams in the ICC ODI World Cup after announcement of replacements. India Rohit Sharma (c), Hardik Pandya (vc), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul, Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Siraj, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ishan Kishan, […]

Secretary Sports Council tours tribal areas in south Kashmir

Srinagar: While continuing with its concerted efforts of reaching out to the far-flung and tribal areas of the union territory, the Secretary Sports Council Nuzhat Gull toured tribal areas of Dongawari, Manzmo, Gulab-Bagh, Hilar-Shahbaad, Ujru, Wangud, and Khaterchek areas in South Kashmir today. The visit came as a follow-up to an invitation extended by the […]

Delhi HC restrains unauthorised streaming of ICC Cricket World Cup

New Delhi The Delhi High Court has restrained online platforms from unauthorisedly broadcasting and streaming the upcoming ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023. The court’s order came on a lawsuit by Star India Pvt Ltd and Novi Digital Entertainment Pvt Ltd which operates Disney+ Hotstar platform. The plaintiffs said they have the exclusive global media […]

PM Modi lauds Asian medal winners

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday congratulated India’s medal winners in the Asian Games as the country’s shooters remained on target, achieving podium-finish in several events. Congratulating Palak Gulia on winning the gold in the women’s 10m air pistol event, Modi said her precision and focus have brought immense pride to our nation. […]

Baramulla’s Young Cricket Talents triumph in U-17 Provincial Cricket C’ship

Baramulla: Baramulla’s budding cricket stars have once again demonstrated their prowess on the cricket field, securing the under-17 Provincial Cricket Championship title with an exhilarating victory over Kulgam. The thrilling match, held at Anantnag, concluded with Baramulla winning by 5 wickets. In a standout performance, Faizan Ibrahim from Baramulla earned the prestigious titles of “Man […]

Pak cricketers floored by ‘unexpected’ welcome, hit nets 12 hours after arrival

Hyderabad: “Zabardast. Maza aa gaya,” responded premier Pakistan pacer Haris Rauf as he walked into the main nets of the Hyderabad Cricket Association ground and asked about “the overwhelming” welcome his team received at the airport barely 12 hours ago. Indians’ love for the game is unmatched, therefore, fans chanting Pakistan skipper Babar Azam’s name […]

Provincial Inter-District Cricket Tournament U-19 Girls concludes in Kulgam

Kulgam: The provincial level U-19 cricket tournament for girls organized by the Joint Director Youth Service and Sports Kashmir at Kulgam concluded successfully on Thursday. In the race to clutch the trophy, Kupwara emerged as the winner defeating the opponent team from Budgam in the final. The match was witnessed by Additional Deputy Commissioner Kulgam […]

Book tells compelling stories of women athletes spanning entire history of independent India

New Delhi: A new book tells compelling stories of athletes spanning the entire history of independent India and involving women from a wide range of social and geographical backgrounds. Publishers HarperCollins India said “The Day I Became a Runner” by Sohini Chattopadhyay is an alternative account of the Indian republic chronicled through its women athletes. […]

PM Modi congratulates Games medal winners

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday congratulated India’s 10m men’s air pistol team for bagging the gold at the Asian Games and said they have made the country proud. He said, “Another Gold in Shooting by our remarkable 10m Air Pistol Men’s team at the Asian Games! Sarabjot Singh, Arjun Singh Cheema and […]