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Bangladesh appoints Ryan Lyall Cook as their new fielding coach

dhaka:Bangladesh have recently appointed Ryan Lyall Cook as their new fielding coach. He replaced Sohel Islam, who was the interim coach after Richard Halsall was promoted to the position of the assistant coach. Cook will be with the team till the 2019 Cricket World Cup in England and Wales. He was previously the head coach […]

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World Cup: Croatia to meet France in final

MOSCOW: England saw its best chance of ending several generations’ worth of World Cup pain slip away on Wednesday night, as Croatia fought back for a 2-1 win in extra time, securing a spot against France in Sunday’s final. England had not been to a semifinal since 1990, and not reached the title game since […]

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Samuel Umtiti heads France into World Cup final as Belgium fall short

SAINT PETERSBURG: Samuel Umtiti headed France into the World Cup final in Saint Petersburg on Tuesday with a 1-0 win, consigning Belgium’s ‘golden generation’ to another bitter disappointment. France’s own supremely talented young squad will aim to make amends for defeat on home soil in the final of Euro 2016 in Sunday’s showpiece against England […]

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Cricketer Irfan Pathan interacts with Jammu players

JAMMU, : Cricketer Irfan Pathan today interacted with the local players after giving away trophies to the winner and runner up teams of cricket tournament organized by Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association here at GGM Science College.  The final match was played between Singh Cricket Club and Khour Cricket Club Saturday.  Khour Cricket Club won the final […]

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World Cup: Belgium beat Brazil to meet France in semi-final

KAZAN: Belgium produced a brilliant performance to knock five-time winners Brazil out of the World Cup and reach the semi-finals for the first time since 1986. Roberto Martinez’s side turned on the style in Kazan to clock up their fifth straight win of the tournament and ensure the semi-finals will be contested by four European sides […]

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T20I Tri-series: Pakistan beat Australia comprehensively by 45 runs

HARARE: Pakistan defeated Australia comprehensively in the last match of T20I-triangular series in Zimbabwe. Left-arm pacer Shaheen Shah Afridi was the top performer as he took 3 wickets for 34 runs in his four overs. Afridi got the important wicket of Finch. Meanwhile, Muhammad Amir, Shadab Khan, Usman Shinwari, and Faheem Ashraf took one wicket each. […]

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Fifa World Cup 2018: England ends shootout drought to reach QFs

Moscow: England has ended a drought in World Cup shootouts to beat Colombia 4-3 on penalties and advance to a quarterfinal match against Sweden. Yerry Mina’s header in the third minute of stoppage time for Colombia made it 1-1 at the end of regulation, and extra time was scoreless. Eric Dier scored the decisive kick to […]

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Australia beat Pakistan by 9 wickets in second match of T20 tri-series

HARARE: Australia beat Pakistan by 9 wickets in the second T20 match of the tri-series underway in Zimbabwe on Monday, ending the Green Shirts’ eight-match winning streak in the shortest format of the game. Fast bowler Billy Stanlake demolished Pakistan’s top order with four quick wickets as they were held to 116 all out. Australia chased […]

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DDC Budgam inaugurates under-19 Girls inter-school Sports Tournament

BUDGAM,: District Development Commissioner Budgam, Dr. Syed Sehrish Asgar today asserted that equal participation of girls in all sports related activities at schools and other institution is imperative for their overall personality development. These remarks were made by the DDC who was the chief guest at the inaugural function of District Level Inter-School Tournament of Under 19 Girls Kho-Kho, […]

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Irfan Pathan kick starts JKCA talent hunt in Srinagar

Ace cricketer Irfan Pathan started his stint with cricket in Jammu and Kashmir with a mega talent hunt organized by the state’s cricket association at Sher-e-Kashmir Cricket Stadium Srinagar on Thursday. Pathan, who was roped in by JKCA as mentor-cum-coach, arrived in Srinagar on June 22 and directed the association to conduct selection processes at […]

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