Inter-school zonal-level competitions ignite passion among students across Ganderbal

GANDERBAL: As part of inter-school zonal-level sports competitions, the Department of Youth Services and Sports (YSS) Ganderbal successfully organized a diverse range of sports activities across the district. In Zone Kangan, an exciting Kabaddi competition for boys under-14 years of age was held at GHS Preng Kangan ground. The event saw participation from 147 enthusiastic […]

Five things that defined the legacy of Sunil Chhetri

NEW DELHI: Sunil Chhetri will retire with his legacy secured as a man who made history in multiple ways, He has been the face of Indian football for many years. Not just in terms of numbers, he was often been an elder brother to younger players in India, who would put an arm around their […]

891 goals and counting, Cristiano Ronaldo still raring to compete at highest level

NEW DELHI: Portugal’s star forward Cristiano Ronaldo is looking to perform at the top level as he closes on to the 900-goal mark in his illustrious career. The five-time Ballon d’Or winner is destined to go down in the history books for the contribution he has made in his 22-year career. Ronaldo has netted 763 […]

Sunil Chhetri to retire after World Cup qualifying match against Kuwait on June 6

NEW DELHI: The iconic Sunil Chhetri on Thursday announced his decision to retire from international football after the FIFA World Cup qualifying match against Kuwait on June 6, bringing the curtains down on a career that is unparalleled in Indian football for its longevity and consistency. The long-serving national team captain announced his decision via […]

WFI to decide on Paris Games selection criteria on May 21

NEW DELHI: The Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) will decide on May 21 the selection criteria to pick the Indian team for the Paris Olympics, it has been learnt from reliable sources. India have earned six quota places for the Summer Games with five of them coming from women wrestlers. Aman Sehrawat is the lone […]

Inter-School Zonal Level Football Competition concludes with exciting final

GANDERBAL: The inter-school zonal level Football competition for boys U-14 years reached its thrilling conclusion at GCOPE Gadoora Ganderbal, with YSS Ganderbal hosting the final match between New Dreamland and Qamaria HSS Ganderbal. The event witnessed the presence of Dr. Hartej Singh, Principal of GCOPE Gadoora Ganderbal, and Dr. Mushtaq Azad, as the Chief Guest […]

Ramiz Raja expresses displeasure over coverage of Pakistan vs Ireland T20I series

NEW DELHI: Former Pakistan cricket team star Ramiz Raja was extremely displeased with the coverage of the ongoing T20I series between Pakistan and Ireland. Ireland won the first T20I but Pakistan bounced back to win the second match in the series that is the start of their beginning for T20 World Cup 2024. Pakistan will […]

What BCCI wants from Team India’s new coach

Able to deal with pressure of handling marquee players, have working relationship with fans NEW DELHI: The Board for Control of Cricket in India (BCCI) on Monday invited applications for the position of the Indian senior men’s team head coach, where they also outlined the qualities it was seeking in the ideal contender. Some of […]

Musk predicts ‘chess will be fully solved in 10 years’; Grandmasters react sharply

NEW DELHI: Elon Musk believes that the sport of chess will essentially ‘be solved’ within 10 years just like checkers was, in an opinion that drew sharp responses from some of the world’s top grandmasters and others in the chess community. In the past, Musk had also controversially claimed that he found chess “too simple […]

‘Evolve with the times’: Ravi Shastri, R Ashwin back Impact Player rule

NEW DELHI: The Impact Player rule has not gone down too well for coaches and players alike this IPL season. But former India coach Ravi Shastri has backed the strategy for providing thrilling finishes in the ongoing tournament. “The Impact Player [rule] is good. You have to evolve with the times,” Shastri told R Ashwin […]