Starc out of India tour with ‘substantial’ muscle tear

Starc out of India tour with ‘substantial’ muscle tear

SYDNEY: Pace spearhead Mitchell Starc was on Thursday ruled out of Australia´s Twenty20 and one-day tour of India with a “substantial” muscle tear, joining fellow quick bowler Josh Hazlewood on the sidelines. Australia play two T20s and five ODIs against the Indians from later this month as part of an important build-up to their World […]

Secy Sports Council flags-off Pencak Silat JK team for Nationals

Secy Sports Council flags-off Pencak Silat JK team for Nationals

JAMMU : Secretary Sports Council, Dr Naseem Javaid Chowdhary, today flagged-off a contingent of 110 players from the State Pencak Silat for their participation in national level competitions. The contingent comprises 80 players from Kashmir and 30 players from Jammu region. Secretary Sports Council wished best of luck to the participating players and hoped that […]

Inter College Kabbadi Tournament concludes at KU

Inter College Kabbadi Tournament concludes at KU

Srinagar : Inter College Kabbadi Tournament (men) organised by Directorate of Physical Education and Sports University of Kashmir concluded at University ground in which as many as 20 teams of various colleges participated. The final match of the tournament was played between GDC Pulwama and Islamia College in which Islamia College emerged victorious by 61:55 […]

Sarmad Hafeez declares open ‘Goals for Girls’summit in Srinagar

Sarmad Hafeez declares open ‘Goals for Girls’summit in Srinagar

SRINAGAR : In a first, J&K State Sports Council (JKSSC) is organizing a Leadership Summit for Girls to impart life and leadership skills to them using football. JKSCC has entered into a joint collaboration for this initiative with US-based organization“Goals for Girls” and Tata Trust. Secretary, Youth Services and Sports, Sarmad Hafeez declared the summit […]

DC Pulwama kick-starts softball tournament in Pulwama

DC Pulwama kick-starts softball tournament in Pulwama

PULWAMA: District Commissioner (DC) Pulwama, Ghulam Mohammad Dar today kick-started the Provincial Level Inter-District Under-14, Under-17 and Under-19 boys softball tournament at Maxwell College of Education Pulwama. The tournament is organized by the Department of Youth Services and Sports where the teams from all the districts of Kashmir province are participating. Speaking at the inaugural […]

Secy Sports Council visits Indoor Sports Complex Jammu

Secy Sports Council visits Indoor Sports Complex Jammu

JAMMU : Secretary, J&K State Sports Council, Dr Naseem Javaid Chowdhary today visited Indoor Sports Complex and M A Stadium, Jammu and took stock of the ongoing construction work of the new Indoor complex and M A Stadium Jammu. He also had a brief meeting with the coaches and staff at Indoor Sports Complex Jammu. […]

Secretary YSS declares open Martial Arts Carnival 2018 in Srinagar

Secretary YSS declares open Martial Arts Carnival 2018 in Srinagar

SRINAGAR : Secretary, Youth Services &Sports and Information, Sarmad Hafeez today declared open 3-Day Martial Arts Carnival-2018 at Sher-e-Kashmir Indoor Sports Complex here. The first-ever such Carnival in the state is being organized by J&K State Sports Council. Around 1500 Martial Arts players are participating in various events in Judo, Thang-Ta, Taekwondo, Wushu, Boxing, Sqay, […]

Club tournament starts at RSGC

Club tournament starts at RSGC

SRINAGAR : The calendar of annual Club tournaments commenced here at Royal Springs Golf Course (RSGC), Srinagar. The tournament is being played on match play format and is open for the members of RSGC and their dependents. The tournament will be played over 5 days on a knock-out basis. In total 26 matches will be […]

4-day volleyball referee clinic concludes at Bandipora

4-day volleyball referee clinic concludes at Bandipora

BANDIPORA : The four-day State volleyball referee clinic concluded today here at S.K. Sports Stadium. The referee clinic was organized by District Volleyball Association Bandipora under the aegis of J&K Volleyball Association. Assistant Commissioner Revenue (ACR) Bandipora, Hamida Akhtar was the Chief Guest at the valedictory function. The clinic was aimed to update the skills of […]