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Sourav Ganguly wasn’t there when I was interviewed: Shastri

Sourav Ganguly wasn’t present in the selection meeting when Ravi Shastri gave his interview to become India’s head coach. “Ganguly wasn’t there when I was interviewed,” Ravi Shastri told The Indian Express. Ganguly was a key member of the four-man team – Sachin Tendulkar, VVS Laxman, and BCCI convenor Sanjay Jagdale were the other members

England’s twin tons torment Sri Lanka

An England record opening partnership of 256 between Alex Hales and Jason Roy led their side to a crushing 10-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the second one-day international in Birmingham on Friday. Hales scored 133 not out and Roy an unbeaten 112 in England’s highest first-wicket partnership in one-day cricket and they overhauled Sri

Wrestlers of repute to compete at Panya tomorrow

Wrestlers of international repute, including country’s top prize (Rs one crore) event winner, Mausam Khatri of Haryana, shall be star attraction in the upcoming 5th Panya Kesari Vishal Dangal slated to be held at Panya in Dori Dager, 38 kilometers from Akhnoor town, here on June 26. The event is being organised by J&K Indian

Euro-2016: Cool hand Granit Xhaka makes Swiss midfield tick

It says a lot about Granit Xhaka’s playing style that the Swiss midfielder mainly made headlines against France because he twice had his shirt ripped, rather than for his performance itself. Xhaka’s contribution may not have been eye-catching but he was the man who made Switzerland tick as they dominated the French with an impressive

International Olympic Day observed

&K Hockey Association organised an event on International Olympic Day at Polo Ground where Deputy Speaker, J&K Legislative Assembly Nazir Ahmed khan Gurezi was the chief guest.  The event was organized to celebrate the day and to promote the Olympic values of excellence and respect.  Describing Hockey a game of pride and proud of the

Ishuk faces Abhishek in final today

Ishuk Choudhary today entered the final of the ongoing 6-Ball Red (prize money) Snooker Tournament, organised by the J&K Billiards and Snooker Association at Billiards Hall, MA Stadium, here. Now, Ishuk shall take on young opponent in Abhishek Pathania in the final scheduled for tomorrow at 3.30 pm. The title clash shall be followed by

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