SPORTS

 Press Trust of india

Sardar Singh named in OCA Standing Committee

Sardar Singh named in OCA Standing Committee

New Delhi: Former India hockey captain Sardar Singh has been named in the Standing Committee of the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) at its 38th General Assembly in Bangkok earlier this month. Sardar is part of a 10-member panel which has been nominated for a four-year term from 2019 to 2023. The OCA General Assembly […]

 Images News Netwok

South Kashmir Ski Championship concludes at Pahalgam

South Kashmir Ski Championship concludes at Pahalgam

Four medallists qualify for forthcoming state Championship

Srinagar, March 19: The first-ever south Kashmir Ski Championship concluded at Pahalgam on Tuesday. Nearly 50 athletes representing Anantnag, Pulwama, Shopian and Kulgam districts took part in the event. The Championship was organized by Winter Games Association of J&K in collaboration with Jawahar Institute of Mountaineering and WS under the auspices of J&K State Sports […]

 KI News

Chinar Football Tournament commences at Budgam

Chinar Football Tournament commences at Budgam

Srinagar, March 19: The Chinar Football Tournament-2019 commenced today at Budgam Stadium. A total of 16 teams from various districts are participating in the tournament and the league matches will be played on the knockout basis. The tournament has been welcomed by the sports lovers in the area. Two matches were played on Tuesday. Rehber […]

 KI Web Desk

 Pakistan-India World Cup match to take place as scheduled: ICC

 Pakistan-India World Cup match to take place as scheduled: ICC

Dubai: International Cricket Council (ICC) said on Tuesday that there is no threat to the India-Pakistan World Cup match scheduled to take place in a group game in Manchester on June 16, reported Indian media. The chief executive officer (CEO) Dave Richardson said: “for ICC events, all teams have signed a members’ participation agreement, which […]

 AFP/ PTI

Bring on the World Cup, we fear no one: Rashid Khan

Bring on the World Cup, we fear no one: Rashid Khan

Dehradun: Trailblazing bowler Rashid Khan said Afghanistan will fear no one when the World Cup starts in May after a maiden Test win enhanced the reputation of the rising cricket nation. Khan, who is one of the world’s leading bowlers in short-form cricket, said Afghanistan’s confidence was growing after beating Ireland on Monday in just […]

 KI News

KU to conduct skiing course at Gulmarg

KU to conduct skiing course at Gulmarg

Srinagar, March 18: University of Kashmir is going to conduct skiing course at Gulmarg for its students of Institute of Technology (IOT) Zakura Campus for both boys and girls from 26th March 2019. The contingent led by Dr. Basharat Ali Assistant Director Physical Education and Sports KU comprises of 20 students from different branches of […]

 Press Trust of india

Afghanistan record maiden Test win, beat Ireland by 7 wickets

Afghanistan record maiden Test win, beat Ireland by 7 wickets

Dehradun, Mar 18:  Afghanistan’s cricket team Monday recorded its maiden Test win as it beat Ireland by seven wickets in a one-off game here, nine months after making its debut in the traditional format. Chasing 147 for victory, Afghanistan rode on a 139-run second-wicket partnership between Rahmat Shah and Ihsanullah Janat to secure a historic […]

 KI Web Desk

Quetta ease past Peshawar to claim maiden HBL PSL title

Quetta ease past Peshawar to claim maiden HBL PSL title

Karachi: Quetta Gladiators won their fourth and most important match against Peshawar Zalmi this season, sealing their maiden HBL Pakistan Super League (PSL) title. Gladiators stormed past Zalmi with relative ease courtesy an unbeaten innings of 58 not out off 51 balls from Ahmed Shehzad. Zalmi needed early wickets after posting a modest total on […]

 Images News Netwok

Rafting Championship culminates at Reasi

Rafting Championship culminates at Reasi

More adventure activities in pipeline

REASI, MARCH 17:  The 4th National White Water River Rafting Championship organised by the Directorate of Tourism, Jammu culminated on Sunday. At the concluding ceremony, winners were felicitated. About 106 athletes participated in the three-day events in which all top positions were bagged by teams of Indian Army. General Officer Commanding, Uniform Force, Major General […]

 AFP/ PTI

Rashid Khan takes five, Afghanistan in sight of maiden Test win

Rashid Khan takes five, Afghanistan in sight of maiden Test win

DEHRADUN:  Spinner Rashid Khan claimed five wickets to put Afghanistan in sight of their maiden Test victory after bowling out Ireland for 288 on day three of the one-off game on Sunday. Chasing 147 to win, Afghanistan were 29 for one at stumps. Ihsanullah Janat, on 16, and Rahmat Shah, on 11, were batting at […]