Media-XI elects new body Re-elects Mir Imran as captain; Yash Khajuria Vice Captain

Newspoiunt Bureau Jammu Tawi, December 30 Expressing absolute conviction in the illustrious leadership of its Captain, Media-XI Cricket Club re-voted Mir Imran for the coveted position for second successive term for the session 2017-18 in the annual elections for various designations of the Media-XI Cricket club on Thursday here at Press Club Jammu. The elections

J&K beat Uttrakhand in Santosh Trophy

Jammu Tawi: After holding Haryana to 1-1 draw in the first outing previous day, Jammu and Kashmir today registered a solitary goal win against Uttrakhand to keep their hopes alive in the ongoing North Zone Senior National Football Championship for Santosh Trophy at different venues of neighbouring Himachal Pradesh today. As per the reports reaching

Hockey J&K names team for Sub-Junior Nationals

Newspoiunt Bureau Jammu Tawi, December 30 Hockey Jammu and Kashmir today named 21-member squad, including three officials, for the upcoming 7th Hockey India Sub-junior National Women’s Championship to be held at Ramanathapuram in Tamil Nadu from January five to January 16. Accompanied by retired SAI hockey coach, Sham Lal Sharma of Poonch as manager and

IOA given time till today to reply

New Delhi, December 30 The IOA has been given time till Friday to reply to the show-cause notice issued by Sports Ministry which has threatened derecognition of the sports body if it does not reverse its decision to make scam-tainted Suresh Kalmadi and Abhay Singh Chautala as Life Presidents. Kalmadi and Chautala were elevated to


SMVDU Kakrayal wins Volleyball trophy

Newspoint Bureau Katra, December 29 Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University (SMVDU) Kakrayal clinched the title trophy in the open volleyball tournament which was organized by the VI Battalion of the CRPF, under Civil Action Programme, at Sports Stadium, here today. In the title clash, SMVDU defeated Paloura Volleyball Club 3-1. In all, 16 teams, including

Sports activities need to be promoted among youth: Ganga

Newspoint Bureau Jammu Tawi, December 29 Minister for Industries and Commerce Chander Parkash Ganga said that sports are most powerful tool to develop positive approach among youth and said that to encourage our young generation to participate in sports activities, we need to promote such activities. The Minister was speaking during the closing ceremony of

Speed Ball Association felicitates Sunny Nanda & six players

Newspoint Bureau Jammu Tawi, December 29 An impressive function was organized to felicitate Sunny Nanda and other six players of J&K State for their achievements in Speedball at National and International Levels. The function was organized by J&K Sports Speedball Association at Amar Singh Club Jammu. Div Com Dr. Pawan Kotwal, Patron of J&K Sports

Sprawling Buds secures 18 medals in Taekwondo

Newspoint Bureau Jammu Tawi, December 29 The team of Sprawling Buds School, Bantalab, here excelled in the just concluded 19th Jammu District Taekwondo Championship securing 18 medals, including six gold and five silver. The event was organised by District Jammu Taekwondo Association as part of their annual calendar of activities involving young boys and girls