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Ronalo, Modric, Saleh shortlisted for UEFA player of the year award

London:_Cristiano Ronaldo, Luka Modric and Mohamed Salah have been shortlisted for the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) Player of the Year award for the session 2017/18. Ronaldo, who won the award last two years, and Modric both played for Real Madrid as they won the UEFA Champion’s League for the third consecutive year. Modric also […]

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India cricket legend Ajit Wadekar passes away

Mumbai:-Former India cricket captain Ajit Wadekar passed away in Mumbai on Wednesday after a prolonged illness. He was 77. Wadekar, who played 37 Tests, led India to historic triumphs in the West Indies and England in the 1970s. Under him, India won five matches in the West Indies in the early 1970s before beating England […]

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Bakshi Stadium to be developed as per international standards: K Vijay Kumar

SRINAGAR,: Advisor to Governor K Vijay Kumar today said the renovation work of the Bakshi stadium is going on in full swing and that it will be developed as per the international standards. He said this while felicitating the participants of 18th Asian Games-2018 to be held at Jakarta Indonesia from August 18th. The advisor […]

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Ben Stokes’ four-for leads England to victory in Binrmingham

BIRMINGHAM, England’s Ben Stokes celebrates the crucial wicket of Virat Kohli on day 4 of the first Test against India in Birmingham on August 4, 2018. England’s Ben Stokes celebrates the crucial wicket of Virat Kohli on day 4 of the first Test against India in Birmingham on August 4, 2018. India, set 194 to […]

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Advisor Kumar declares open Inter-Zonal District Level Tourney at Budgam

BUDGAM: Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar today declared open Inter Zonal District Level Tournaments at Budgam in which hundreds of students from various schools are participating. The tournament is being organized by Youth Services & Sports Department in coordination with the district administration. The district level competitions are being held in the discipline of […]

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Asian Games adds omitted teams into existing groups

DUBAI: The Asian Games organisers have discarded plans to redraw the men’s soccer tournament and have instead fit the United Arab Emirates and Palestine into two of the original groups, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has confirmed. UAE and Palestine were omitted from the original draw earlier this month, leading the AFC to schedule a fresh […]

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Pakistan, India to face off in Asia Cup clash in Dubai

DUBAI: Pakistan and India will face off in Dubai after drawing the same group for this year´s Asia Cup, the International Cricket Council announced Tuesday. India suspended bilateral cricket ties with Pakistan after the 2008 Mumbai attacks but the two teams continue to play each other in international tournaments, including the Champions Trophy final in England […]

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Cricketer from Tral to captian historical Saltaire Cricket Club England

Tral: A young cricketer from Tral has been appointed as captain in one of the historical cricket teams namely Saltarie cricket club in England. Zahid Nissar, resident of main town Tral, has been an active cricketer not only in Kashmir but in India as well. With some brilliant knocks he has made his place in […]

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JKCA scam: Farooq Abdullah to appear in court on Aug 29

Srinagar: The Chief Judicial Magistrate Srinagar on Friday admitted the bail application of former chief minister and current Member of Parliament from Srinagar, Farooq Abdullah, in the case being prosecuted by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) over a multi-crore scam in the Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association (JKCA). The court ordered that Farooq Abdullah […]

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Fakhar Zaman smashes Pakistan’s first double ODI ton

Srinagar File Photo Opener Fakhar Zaman on Friday became Pakistan’s first double centurion in one-day international cricket, achieving the accolade during the fourth ODI against Zimbabwe in Bulawayo, Geo TV reported. The left-handed Fakhar Zaman scored an unbeaten 210 from 156 deliveries. With this feat, Zaman broke Saeed Anwar’s 21-year-old record for the highest Pakistani […]

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