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Snow Shoe; Kashmiri athlete takes part in USA World championship

Srinagar, Feb 25 (KNS): The two member Snowshoe team is all set to take part in the World Snowshoe championship at Saranac Lake, New York, USA. The two member contingent involves athlete Tanveer Hussain of J&K Bank who is sponsored by J&K State Sports Council. It is first time that any athlete from Kashmir would be competing in United States ... Read More »

190 BSF organizes snow cricket tourney at Gurez

GRM Wanpora team wins Srinagar, Feb 24 (KNS): The190 BSF organized a snow cricket tournament in Gurez in which 22 teams participated. According to the statement issued to KNS, the final match was between GRM Wanpora and Shining Star Wanpora. GRM Wanpora won the final match. Higher officials of BSF and civil administration were present at the occasion. The winning ... Read More »

Junior Rugby teams dejected, alleges ill treatment

IRFAN QURAISHI SRINAGAR | FEB 20 (PTK):Despite the tall claims of the Jammu and Kashmir Sports Council to promote the sports culture among the youth, the 3rd National Snow Rugby 7’s Championship which concludes at Gulmarag yesterday, budding players of Valley were allegedly dejected. Junior Rugby Teams, who were invited from different district headquarters of the Kashmir valley while talking ... Read More »

Pulwama cricketer Umar Nazir listed among ‘Players to Watch’ during IPL auction

‘His impressive performance in inter-zonal tournament to spark interest among franchises’ JAMMU, FEBRUARY 19: Twenty-three year old pacer from Jammu and Kashmir, Umar Nazir, has been listed among the ‘Players to Watch’ during the auction for 10th edition of the Indian Premiere League (IPL) 2017 season. The auction of the players for the highly lucrative and popular India Twenty-20 domestic ... Read More »

Kashmir’s Rubia Syeed female cricketer to represent north India

  Rubia piles up160 in U-23 Women’s league to secure berth SRINAGAR | FEB 18 : Kashmiri girls continue to make a mark, both in academics as well as the field of sports. Now a Kashmiri girl  Rubia Sayeed is going to represent North Indian team after displaying outstanding performance  in U-23 Women’s League Tournament. A Kashmiri girl from Badasgam of Anantnag ... Read More »

‘Khelo India’ sports event concludes at Samba

3000 players participated in multi-sports event; Speakers hail SSC for developing sports temper in every part of the state SAMBA, FEBRUARY 16: Various sports events organized by J&K State Sports Council (JKSSC) under ‘Khelo India’ programme concluded today at Samba. Speaker Legislative Assembly (LA), Kavinder Gupta was the chief guest while Minister for Industries and Commerce, Chander Parkash was the guest ... Read More »

army organises Indoor Games Competition at Imam-Sahib

Budgam, February 14: Army Unit at Imam Sahib today organised a friendly Indoor Games Competition  in which fourteen teams participated in Chess and Carrom disciplines. An official spokesperson said the competition that not only saw some impressive talent on display but also provided an opportunity for the youth and soldiers to connect and share light hearted banter in a relaxed, ... Read More »

Chief Minister declares open 27th Sr National Tennis Ball Cricket Championship

  Happy to see sporting enthusiasm catching up with JK’s youth: Mehbooba JAMMU, FEBRUARY 10: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today declared open the 27th Senior National Tennis Ball Cricket championship which is being played here. Around 20 states and teams are participating in the tournament and the inaugural match was played between the host J&K and Tamil Nadu teams. Addressing the ... Read More »

Ace sportspersons Wadoo, Abid, Mittali appointed JKSSC Coache

JAMMU, FEBRUARY 10: The Jammu and Kashmir State Sports Council (JKSSC) today appointed ace footballer, Mehraj-ud-Din Wadoo, prominent cricketer Abid Nabi and noted Gymnast Mittali Dogra as Junior Coaches in recognition of their laudable contribution in sports arena. The appointment of footballer Wadoo, cricketer Abid and gymnast Mittali as Coaches for respective sports was made with the approval of the ... Read More »

 Rs 200 cr sanctioned for revival of sports infrastructure, activities in JK

Ansari declares open 62nd National School Games JAMMU, FEBUARY 7- Minister for Information Technology (IT), Technical Education & Youth Services and Sports, Moulvi Imran Raza Ansari today declared open 62nd National School Games (NSGs) in the disciplines of Cricket Under-17 Girls and Tennis Cricket Under-19 Boys and Girls at MAM Stadium here. Minister for Social Welfare, ARI Trainings, Science & Technology, Sajjad Gani Lone and ... Read More »