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Athlete Hamid creates history, runs non-stop 110km run from Srinagar to Baltal

Kashmir has no dearth of sports persons who need to be promoted: Dir Tourism Srinagar/Sonamarg, Oct 22: Sunday morning witnessed a historic moment when Valley’s one of the top athletes ran non-stop 110 km from Srinagar to Baltal on Sunday. Director Tourism Kashmir Mahmood A Shah flagged off this first of its kind 110 km ultra marathon run at 7:15 am from Hotel Shahansha Boulevard ... Read More »

6-day Football tournament concludes in Kathua

Steps underway for promotion of sports activities in JK: Lal Singh KATHUA, OCTOBER 20-Minister for Forest, Ecology and Environment, Choudhary Lal Singh today said that Government is committed to create adequate infrastructure for promotion of sports.  Government’s quest is to upgrade all stadiums on modern lines and hold mega sports events to bring out the talent, he said at the ... Read More »

Hamid Aziz to run 110km on Sunday

Srinagar, Oct 19: Hamid Aziz, one of the top athletes from Kashmir, will run 110 kilomters on Sunday aiming to set a record one day run for the state. Aziz has recently participated 59th Senior National in July this year in Andra Pradesh. Hamid has already covered 60 kilometers run on a single day with the Australian marathon runner Pat Farmer who concluded ... Read More »

AAA Memorial Degree College Bemina defeats lifts football Championship

          SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 09: In the on-going Sports festival of the Cluster University Srinagar Abdul Ahad Azad (AAA) Memorial Degree College, Bemina lifted the football championship by defeating A. S. College, Srinagar in tie-breaker while as A. S. College Srinagar defeated AAA Memorial Degree College, Bemina by winning the Volley Ball final.           AAA Memorial Degree College Bemina lifted the ... Read More »

C K Nayudu Trophy: Match between J&K and Goa halted in middle of game

Because of one influential boy, career of 16 cricketers can’t be put at stake: JKCA Srinagar, Oct 08 (KNS): A cricket match between J&K and Goa at Hyderabad was stopped in the middle of the game after match referee handed over J&K High Court’s “stay order copy” to the manager of J&K team. The reason is bizarre! According to sources ... Read More »

Mega football tournament to begin soon

Let’s play to grow harmoniously: Ansari Srinagar, Oct 07 (KNS): “Department of Youth Services and Sports is all set to host a mega football championship which shall nurture and boost the talent of our young footballers”, this was stated by Minister for Youth Services and Sports, IT and Technical Education Molvi Imran Raza Ansari. While providing the details about the ... Read More »

Imran Ansari felicitates Ladakh women’s cricket team

Releases Rs 10 lakh for improving sports infrastructure in Ladakh Srinagar, Oct 06 (KNS): Minister for Information technology, Technical Education and Youth Services and Sports, Imran Raza Ansari today felicitated the Ladakh women's cricket team. On the occasion, the Minister stressed upon that women should take part in the sports and other co-curricular activities for their overall personality development. Moreover, ... Read More »

Chief Minister visits T-20 cricket tourney for women

SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 04: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today visited the T-20 cricket tournament for girls being organized by State Cricket Academy under the auspices of J&K State Sports Council. The Chief Minister watched a match for few moments and also interacted with the participant players. On the occasion, the Chief Minister said the Government has given a focused attention to ... Read More »

Women’s College Baramulla lifts Inter-College Cricket Championship

Srinagar, September 27: Women’s College Baramulla on Thirsday lifted the Inter-College Cricket Championship beating GDC Pulwama by eight wickets in the final match.           Inter College women's cricket championship concluded at Kashmir University being organised by the Directorate of Physical Education & Sports.           Batting first, GDC Pulwama was bundled on 46 runs in just 8 overs.  Women's College Baramulla ... Read More »

Sports have a role deviating factor in the prevailing political discontent: Imran Ansari

‘Capital expenditure for sports is very less’ Srinagar, Sep 27 (KNS): Amid disquiet among youth due to the prevailing conflict, the government expects that sports can be used as a tool to “extinguish the brewing anger”. PDP Minister for Youth Services and Sports Imran Ansari said youth in Kashmir are in distress and there are no major avenues to engage ... Read More »