|J&K Police wins overall Wrestling State champion trophy|
|JAMMU, Mar 30: J&K Police Wrestling team emerged overall winners in the 9th J&K State Indian Style Wrestling Championship for Men concluded at Dewan Mandir Akhara Jammu.
District Reasi remained runner-up in the competition. The third place winner went to Jammu scoring while fourth place won by District Kathua which Championship was organized by J&K Indian Style Wrestling Association and duly sponsored by J&K State Sports Council.
84 Wrestlers from all over the J&K State took part in the championship and participating Districts and teams included Jammu, Udhampur, Reasi, Rajouri, Kathua, Samba, Doda, Anantang, Srinagar and J&K Police team.
MLA Jammu (East) Rajesh Gupta was the chief guest on the occasion who gave away Medals, Certificates, Meentoes and Cash Prizes to the medalists. Join...|
|District Police Ramban provide kits to Youth Club|
|RAMBAN, Mar 30: District Police Ramban execute the activity with regard to procurement of different items purchased under Civic Action Programme for argumentation of existing Youth Club at Kowbhag Ramban here today.
Mohan Lal SSP Ramban who was the chief guest on the occasion briefed the children who uses to visit Youth Club/Library to make optimum use of health equipment’s available in youth club as well as read more and more books to increase their knowledge.
SSP further, appeal the students present on the occasion to use computer in their day to day life as PHQ has kind enough to allot funds for purchase/installation of computer in Youth Club Ramban.
The other officers present on the occasion were Mushtaq Ahmed Choudhary-ASP Ramban, Imtiaz Ahmed-DYSP Hqrs Ramban, Rakesh Kumar Gupt...|
|Budgam, Srinagar leading in Wushu competition|
|JAMMU, Mar 30: The District Budgam and Srinagar are in the top medal tally on the 3rd Day of the Wushu competition held at Jammu University.
The details : Under 14-Girls (Below-24kg): Zobia Umer (Srinagar) gold, Kriti (Udhampur) silver, Sania Akram (Bandipura) bronze and Aayat Mohideen (Budgam) bronze. Under 14-Girls (Below-28Kg): Aliza Shah(Srinagar) gold, Pakeeza Rehman (Budgam) silver, Arbeena Manzoor (Kulgam) bronze and Ayesha Hayaat (Jammu) bronze. Under 14- Girls (Below 32Kg): Aira Chasti (Srinagar) gold, Laika Mushtaq (Bandipura) silver, Bisma Nazir (Budgam) bronze and Sabia Gul (Anantnag) bronze. Under 14- Girls (Below 36Kg): Saima Akhter (Budgam) gold, Shayista Rasool (Baramullah) silver, Khashboo Majeed (Ganderbal) bronze and Barzum (Srinagar) bronze. Under 14-boys (Be...|
|IRP 15th Bn organises sports meet |
|JAMMU, Mar 30: Indian Reserve Police 15th Battalion (Mahila battalion) today organised a sports meet at Govt Middle School Gorakh Nagar under Civic Action Programme.
The sports meet was inaugurated by Commandant IRP 15th Battalion, Anita Sharma, who was the chief guest on the occasion.
In her address Sharma laid stress on motivating and inspiring the girl students to participate in the sports activities so that their energy is channelized in right direction. During the event, different sports including Volleyball, Kho-Kho, Badminton, chess and sack race were played by the girl students of the school.
Sharma said that JKP organizes different sports and cultural activities under the Civic Action programme to promote cultural values among the children. She said that such activities al...|
|Luck, captain's faith and players' support needed for a hat-trick, says Taskin Ahmed|
|MUMBAI, Mar 30: Bangladeshi fast bowler Taskin Ahmed considers himself to be "lucky enough" this time to get his first hat-trick on Tuesday.
"Fortunate because before the recent (2nd) ODI against Sri Lanka at Dambulla, I came close to achieve this four times but was not lucky to get the third wicket but this time in my 25th ODI, luck favoured me", right arm fast bowler, said immediately after return from the team practice session from Hotel Taj Samudra (Colombo) on Thursday.
"Every bowler has a dream to get the hat-trick and I am no exception. I feel great and at last my dream got fulfilled. Had we won the match instead of it being abandoned because of rain, it would have still been a better feeling".
When asked whether is it easy to get hat-trick in a Test or an ODI, the right ar...|
|Initiatives underway to give fillip to sports activities in JK: Dy CM|
|JAMMU, Mar 30: The Deputy Chief Minister Dr Nirmal singh today said that several initiatives are being taken both at the central and state level in order to ensure that the sports sector gets the requisite flip and upgradation of the infra is also ensured.
The Deputy Chief Minister was speaking at the concluding function of District Level Sports Completion organized by the Jammu and Kashmir Sports Council under Khelo India initiative.
While terming the Khelo India Initiative undertaken by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a game changer in ensuring that the sports persons get the requisite and necessary facilities, the Deputy Chief Minister said that we have to ensure the success of it. He said that by doing so we would be ensuring the proper honing of sports talent besi...|
|Badminton tournament concludes|
|JAMMU, Mar 30: Badminton tournament organized by IRP 6th Bn under civic action programme at Sher-e-Kashmir Indoor Sports Stadium Srinagar concluded. DIG Armed/IRP Kashmir Rafiq-ul-Hassan was the chief guest on the occasion.
The players under the age of 14, 17 and 19 years participated in the tournament. About 200 players from different backgrounds participated in the tournament including the players from prominent schools of Srinagar City like Burn-Hall, Scholars School Natipora, Model High School Rajbagh and Shah-I-Hamdan School Bemina.
In under 13 (Girls/Boys) Serish and Aman Mir emerged as winners, in under 15 Singles (Girls/Boys) Madeeha and Sharanveer Singh emerged as winners, under 17 (Girls/Boys) Dua Abid and Mohammad Issa, under 19 (Girls/Boys) Injeela and Asif Farooq emerged a...|
|DIG SKR flags off ‘Run For Fun’|
|JAMMU, Mar 30: The 2nd Annual Marathon event theme as “Run For Fun ” was organized by Jammu and Kashmir Police South Kashmir Range in Anantnag, today.
Deputy Inspector General of Police SKR Swayam Prakash Pani flagged off the marathon and also participated in the event.
The event started from Water Treatment Plant Bumzoo and ended at Dak Bangalow Khanabal. A large number of youth from District Anantnag, Kulgam, Shopian, Pulwama and Awantipora participated in the event.
Younis Mushtaq Reshi resident of Verinag secured the 1st prize of marathon while Asif Gani Khanday resident of Qazigund and Rashid Farooq Reshi resident of Verinag secured 2nd and 3rd positions respectively.
DIG SKR SP Pani distributed the cash prizes of 20,000, 15,000 and 10,000 among the winners, besides, distributed...|
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|SC XI defeats Simula Cricket Club by 55 runs|
|JAMMU, Mar 30: Sports Council XI defeated Simula Cricket Club by 55 runs in the second semifinal of the 1st State Level Cricket tournament for Chief Minister's Cup being played at Country Cricket Ground Gharota in Jammu.
After winning the toss, the SC XI decided to bat. Their batting frontline was demolished by Satish Kumar who took 5 wickets in all dismissing Pankaj Ladda for 5, Sameer Ali for 1 and Sahil for zero. Abid Nabi’s entry was made with high expectations from his team and he lived up to that and scored 51 runs on his way to playing up to a team total of 108 runs. When he fell off Satish. For 51.
Satish claimed his fifth wicket in the last over of his spell in the form of Rizvi. Manzoor Dar, the hard hitting run getter got 51 in the closing stages of the inni...|
|National Nordic Ski championship kick starts at Gulmarg|
|JAMMU, Mar 29: The four day long National Nordic Ski Championship for men and women kick started here at famous Ski resort Gulmarg today.
The Championship was inaugurated by Commandant High Altitude Warfare School in the presence of President WGFI Col JS Dhillon. The athletes representing different affiliated units of Winter Games Federation of India including J&K, Punjab, Delhi, HAWS and Army etc, are taking part in the championship.
J&K contingent consists of 2 female skiers Sana Mir and Nighat Sofi and 9 male skiers Bilal Ganei, Bilal Sheikh, Syed Qasim, Hilal Ahmad, Faizan Maqbool, Tahir Ahmad, Syed Ishfaq, Chandanpal Singh and Daim Shah. The events for the competition are 5km and 10 Kms for women and 10 Kms, 15 Kms, 30 kms and 1.4/1.6 kms for men.
The Championship is organize...|
|Sports Tournament organized by IRP-14th Bn. under Civic Action Programme concludes|
|JAMMU, Mar 29: Three day long Sports Tournament organized by IRP-14th Bn. under Civic Action Programme concluded at Armed Police Complex (APC), Channi Himmat Jammu, here. Sh. Sunil Dutt-SSP Commandant IRP-14th Bn. appreciated the efforts of officers/officials for making the tournament a grand success and called this tournament as a major step in giving the exposure and a platform to local teams and channelizing the energy of youth in positive direction.
The schools participated in the sports tournament were: Govt. Model Hr. Secondary School, Sunjwan, GHSS Channi Himmat, Naveen Shiksha Kendra run by Sawera-NGO, Govt. Girls Middle School Channi Himmat, GHS Chowadhi, Bal Gran Hr. Sec. School for destitute children and Govt. High School Channi Rama. Different sports events like athletics, k...|
|Wushu competition begins|
|JAMMU, Mar 29: The four Days Wushu competition commenced today at Jammu University.
Approximately 550 participants from 18 Districts are taking part in the championship. The event is for Under 14 and 17 Boys and Girls.
The championship was inaugurated by Professor Keshav Sharma Registrar Jammu University, while Ranjeet Kalra was guest of honour .
The details : Under 14-Girls (Below-24kg): Zobia Umer (Srinagar) gold, Kriti (Udhampur) silver, Sania Akram (Bandipura) bronze and Aayat Mohideen (Budgam) bronze. Under 14-Girls (Below-28Kg): Aliza Shah(Srinagar) gold, Pakeeza Rehman (Budssgam) silver, Arbeena Manzoor (Kulgam) bronze and Ayesha Hayaat (Jammu) bronze. Under 14- Girls (Below 32Kg): Aira Chasti (Srinagar), Laika Mushtaq (Bandipura), Bisma Nazir (Budgam) and Sabia GUl ...|
|Shaheen Club Dharhama wins ATHWAS volleyball tourney|
|JAMMU, Mar 29: In the ongoing “ATHWAAS” Volleyball Tournament organized by JKAP 11th Security Battalion in-collaboration with District Youth Services and Sports Budgam at Armed Police Complex Humhama, the final match was played, today.
The final match of the tournament was played between Shaheen Club Dharhama and Friends Club Ompora. The match was won by Shaheen Club Dharhama.
Imtiyaz Ahmad of Dharhama team was declared as the man of the match and Farooq Ahmad as man of the series for their performances.
Commandant JKAP 11th Bn Shahzada Parveen distributed the prizes among the winner and runner up teams.
Among others Dy. Commandant Fayaz Ahmad, DySP Amara Naseem, DySP Abdul Rashid Wani were present....|
|J&K Police organises “Run for Fun” competition at Ramban|
|RAMBAN, March 29: Under Civic Action Programme district police organised “Run For Fun” ” here today .
The programme was started from Maitra Chowk Ramban and culminated at DPL Ramban. Large No. of students/citizens participated in the “Run For Fun” event.
In male category, Rajesh Kumar received (1st Prize), Basat Vikar 2nd Prize and Saqleen Mushtaq received (3rd Prize). Besides, Shito Devi, Shawita Devi and Shruti Devi shared top three positions in female category respectively.
Mohal Lal SSP Ramban flagged of the “Run for Fun ” from Maitra Chowk. Other officer’s presents in the event were Mushtaq Ahmed (Addl SP Ramban), Suresh Kumar Garewal (Asstt. Commandant 160 BN) CRPF D- Coy, Imtiaz Ahmed (DY.SP HQRS Ramban), Rakesh Kumar Gupta (DY.SP DAR Ramban) and Gurpreet Singh (Tehsildar ...|
|Sport climbing competition for visually challenged children from Apr 1|
|JAMMU, Mar 29: A sport climbing competition for visually challenged children shall be organized by Mountaineering Association of J&K in collaboration with Sprawling Buds School, Lakshmi Puram, Jammu at Tenzing Norgay Sport Climbing wall in the school premises.
Whereas competition for girls shall be conducted on April 1, for the boys it shall be organized on April 4, 2017. About 50 boys and girls are expected to participate in the 1st such official competition. The competition shall be held in only 2 categories of Boys and Girls on ‘Top rope’.
After the competition a 6 member team comprising 3 girls and 3 boys shall be selected to represent the state in the 1st North Zone Sport Climbing Competition for Visually Challenged Children scheduled to be organized by Indian Mountaineering Founda...|
|India's only chinaman bowler has an admirer in Sri Lanka|
|MUMBAI, Mar 29: India's only chinaman bowler Kuldeep Yadav has an admirer in Sri Lanka. Lakshan Sandakan is Sri Lanka's first and Asia's another chinaman bowler, whose Test debut in July last year against Australia (Pallekele) was equally sensational (four wickets in the first innings and three in the second, highest by any chinaman bowler on debut).
Speaking exclusively over his mobile from Sri Lanka, the 25-year-old Sandakan says, "I saw him (Kuldeep Yadav) first in the IPL. I was happy as an Asian Bowler when I saw him. I saw him bowling very well. He has good control. More important thing is, he has the variations a wrist spinner needs".
Saddakan could not watch Kuldeep's Test debut against Australia as his team is busy playing home series against Bangladesh.
"I couldn't watch the...|
|GHSS Goshbugh Pattan wins Inter school football tourney|
|JAMMU, Mar 28: The final match of Inter School Football tournament organized by IRP 20th Bn under civic action programme was played at Sports ground, Degree College Pattan. Eighteen teams of various Government/Private institutes participated in the tournament.
The final was played between Government Higher Secondary School Goshbugh and Govt High School Hamray. Government Higher Secondary School Goshbugh defeated the opponent and lifted the trophy.
Commandant IRP 20th Bn AR Bhat, Principal Degree College Pattan and ZEO Pattan presented the trophies to the winner and runner up teams, besides, distributed mementoes, certificates and sports equipments to the participating teams.
Among others CO 29 RR, CO IRP 3rd Bn, Principals and Headmasters of participating teams were present....|
|Khelo India concludes at Nagrota|
|JAMMU, Mar 28: The two day long sports competition of various games under different categories was organized by State Sports Council as a part of Government of India’s Khelo India event was concluded at Nagrota Block here .
Boys 100 mtrs, Nasir Hussain bagged first prize, while Ram Krishan clinched first prize in Shot Put. Asif Ali got first prize in Long Jump while Deepu Bhat and Tanvir shared title in boxing event.
In Volleyball finals, Boys team of Army Public School secured title after defeating Boys team of Government High School, Nagrota that got second prize.
In Girls Volleyball event, girls team of Army Public School Nagrota shined after defeating Government Girls High School, Katal Batal. In Kabaddi, Girls High School, Jagti bagged first prize.
While in wrestling event, 45-48...|
|Sports Council XI enters semis in Chief Minister’s Cup|
|JAMMU, Mar 28: Sports Council XI defeated Zabarwan Cricket Club Srinagar by 85 runs and entered the semifinal of the ongoing Ist State Level 50 over cricket tournament Chief Minister’s Cup being played at Gharota.
After winning the toss, the SC XI decided to bat. Their batting display was spearheaded by Khalid who scored 57 runs all round the wicket . While his opening partner, Nadeem Dar was out for 10. The first down batsman Sahil was back to the dressing room for 4.
After this Abid Nabi took the initiative to add vitality to the batting scoring 55 magnificient runs. His stay witnessed the exit of his team mates Pankaj Ladda for 15 in a tragic run out when he slipped over the wicket.
Abid Nabi was run out too for straying out side the crease even while not tryi...|
|Topping ICC ranking important than MoM and MoS awards,: Jadeja's sister|
|MUMBAI, Mar 28: Ravindra Jadeja is on top of the world's 10 Test bowlers has given his family more happiness than the Man of the Match and Man of the Series awards he won against Australia on Monday.
"The two awards- MoM and MoS he won are good but we are happier because he has topped the TCC Test ranking for the bowlers", Naina Jadeja, the sister, speaking exclusively over her mobile from Rajkot, said on Monday evening.
"This is because MoM and MoS are restricted to that particular match or series but heading the ICC ranking worldwide will remain on his name till other bowler topples him and we wish he remains on top for a longer time", the sister added.
Explaining the way of celebration when her brother scores fifty or hundred, Naina says, "waving the sword in the air is a Rajputa...|
|Tug of War Association team selected for nationals|
|JAMMU, Mar 27: The Jammu & Kashmir Tug of War Association has selected teams to participate in the 10th Open National & 4th Beach Senior National Tug of War Championship to be held at Sports Complex, Punjabi University, Patiala in Punjab from March 29 to April 1.
The teams were selected by Hardeep Singh Anand President of the Association, Jodh Singh Isher Secretary, J&K Tug of War Association, Jasvir Singh , Joint Secretary under the supervision of J&K Sports Council Screening Committee member at Green Field, Gandhi Nagar, Jammu.
The team : under 640 KG included : Sanjeev Chib, Arif Majeed, Manjeet, Nasir, Zahoor, Showkat, Zakir, Arshad & Abrar.
In the 560 Mix (4+4) Men & Women Include : Prabhjote Kour, Megha, Jagandeep, Kiran, Kosar, Pawan Salaria, Sushant Padha, Shabir...|
|District Police Ramban organizes Sports Festival|
|RAMBAN, Mar 27: The Sports festival-2016-17 organized by Range Police Hqrs, Batote under civic Action Programme (CAP) concluded at DPL Ramban, here today.
Deputy Commissioner, Ramban Mohammad Aijaz was Chief Guest, while as SSP Mohan Lal, Asstt. CO- 160 BN (Coy-D), Suresh Kumar, Dy. SP Hqrs Ramban Imtiaz Ahmed, and Dy.SP Dar Rakesh Kumar Gupta DPL, besides District officers & prominent citizens were present on the occasion.
Speaking on the occasion DC advised youth to actively participate in co-curricular activities and sports for their overall development. He also appreciated the police department for organizing such a grand sports event and asked them to organize more such events in other part of the district to promote the sports culture among the rural youth.
DDC and S...|
|IRP-10th Bn organises Volleyball tourney|
|JAMMU, Mar 27: In order to inculcate sportsman spirit and build a stronger Police-Public bond, a volley Ball tournament was organized by IRP-10th Battalion under Civic Action Programme 2017, began at Battalion Headquarters DPL Jammu.
The tournament was inaugurated by the Commandant of IRP-10th Bn. Randeep Kumar.
A total of 12 teams from Jammu, Samba and Kathua are participating in the tournament.
In the inaugural match Stadium Eleven defeated the Ratnuchak Club 2-0. It is a knock out tournament where the winning teams will clash in the semi finals tomorrow morning and final will be played in the evening at 4 pm.
Sandeep Mehta-SSP, Ravi Kant Sharma-SP, Mazahar Shah-SP and other senior officers were present during the inaugural function. The role of J&K Police particularly of IRP-10...|
|IRP 6th Bn organizes Badminton tourney |
|JAMMu, Mar 27: Under Civic Action Programme, IRP 6th Bn organized a Badminton tournament for boys and girls of district Srinagar at Sher-e-Kashmir Indoor Sports Stadium, today.
SSP CIK Vivek Gupta inaugurated the tournament. In the tournament the players under the age of 14, 17 and 19 years are participating. The tournament will be played on Knock out basis.
Among others Commandant IRP 6th Bn SS Kotwal, Commandant IRP 2nd Bn Mohammad Aslam Choudary, SSP Railway Dilip Kumar, SO DIG/AP Ali Mohammad Reshi and other officers were present in the inaugural ceremony....|
|Friends C Ompora to take on Shaheen C Dharmuna in volleyball final |
|SRINAGAR, Mar 27: In the ongoing “Athwaas” Volleyball tournament was organized by JKAP 11th Security Battalion in-collaboration with District Youth Services and Sports Budgam at Armed Police Complex Humhama, the semifinals were played today.
The first semifinal match was played between Friends Club Ompora and Budgam Tigers while the second semifinal was played between Shaheen Club Dharmuna and Ultimate Club Sebden. Friends Club Ompora and Shaheen Club Dharmuna defeated their opponents and made their way to finals of the tournament. The final match of the tournament will be played on 29th of March 2017 at 1100 hours.
Commandant JKAP 11th Bn Shahzada Parveen distributed the prizes among the man of the match players.
Meanwhile the final match of the inter school volleyball tournament org...|