IPL 2020, MI vs KKR: Mumbai’s batting line-up gives an edge over Kolkata; question-mark over Narine

ABU DHABI: An explosive batting line-up and a lethal-at-death bowling attack will give defending champions Mumbai Indians a definitive edge over Kolkata Knight Riders when the two teams clash in an IPL game here on Friday. The defending champions are on a roll having won their last four games, while there are problems aplenty for […]

MI’s head coach Jayawardene wants to continue with pace-heavy attack despite surfaces getting slower by day

ABU DHABI: The pitches in the UAE are getting slower with each passing day but Mumbai Indians head coach Mahela Jayawardene is keen to persist with their pace-heavy attack. A lot of teams are relying on their spinners now as the ball has started to stop a bit after pitching, forcing the batsmen to muscle […]

SCFA winning streak continues

SRINAGAR: Sports Council Football Academy Srinagar in a one-sided affair thrashed Ali Jana Football Club by 4-0 in ongoing Downtown Football festival held here at Islamia College ground on Wednesday. SFA scored opener through Touseef in the first half of the game. In the second half of the game SCFA attacked from both the flanks […]

CFC, Ali Sports Hajin win their matches

CFC, Ali Sports Hajin win their matches

HAJIN: On the third day of the ongoing Police Hajin football cup, four matches were played at Sports Hajin on Wednesday In the first mach, Ali Sports Hajin outclass FC Sumbal by 3-1 Mohammad Amir was adjusted man of the match for his two goals. The second match of the day was played between Youngs […]

RKFC (U-18) downs Khumanie FC in tie-breaker

SPECTRUM FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT SRINAGAR: Real Kashmir FC U-18 held their nerve in the tie-breaker to beat Khumanie FC in the first quarter final match of ongoing Spectrum Football Tournament 2020 played at Iqbal ground (Tanch Bagh) Pampore on Wednesday. Man of the match trophy was awarded to goalkeeper Burhan of the winning team. The tournament […]

Handwara Police Cricket League: SCC lifts summit trophy

Handwara Police Cricket League: SCC lifts summit trophy

Glad to see that we all are working together for peace and progress : DGP Srinagar: Spartans Cricket Club Handwara beat Brother’s XI in the final of Handwara Police Cricket League played at Sports Ground Bakihakar, Handwara on Wednesday. I am glad to see that a very large number of people of Handwara participated in […]

SSP Awantipora distributes uniforms, kits among football teams

PAMPORE: SSP Awantipora Tahir Saleem on Wednesday distributed uniform and kits among the 15 teams which took part in the 7-a-side Habba Khatoon Football Tournament played at Habba Khatoon Football Ground at Chandhara area of Pampore. As many as 32 teams participated in the tournament. SSP Tahir Saleem stated that sports activities play an important […]

Misbah-ul-Haq steps down as Pakistan chief selector, to remain head coach

KARACHI: Misbah-ul-Haq has decided to step down as Pakistan chief selector to focus more on his head coach role with the national cricket team. Misbah told a media briefing in Lahore on Wednesday that he has informed the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) that he would be stepping down as chief selector on November 30. He […]

Wahab Sports, FC Bathipora win their respective matches

Hajin: On the second day of ongoing Police Hajin football cup, four matches were played at Sports Hajin on Tuesday. In the first mach, FC Bathipora defeated Hadi FC Anderkot by 2-0. FC Bathipora in the initial minutes of game Tanveer Ahmad scored a goal for them in eighth minute of the match. After this […]

I am very sure about my role when playing for Australia, it changes frequently in IPL: Maxwell

New Delhi: Australian big-hitter Glenn Maxwell has attributed his inconsistent run in the IPL over eight seasons to frequent changes in his role, something that is very clear to him when playing for his country. The 31-year-old Kings XI Punjab batsman came to the IPL on the back of a successful tour of England, where […]