Sports

Govt to organize Sports & Youth Convention soon: Div Com

Govt to organize Sports & Youth Convention soon: Div Com

SRINAGAR: The Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan today said that the Government will soon organize Sports and Youth convention. In the said convention, a total of 600 outstanding young players and talented youth will participate at SKICC. He directed all Deputy Commissioners including Leh and Kargil to prepare the contingent of young sports players […]

District Level Water Sports Championship commences in Srinagar

District Level Water Sports Championship commences in Srinagar

SRINAGAR: In a first major step towards popularizing water sports in entire State, first of its kind district level water sports Championship today commenced at Water Sports Centre Nehru Park. 350 players from Anantnag, Pulwama, Bandipora, Ganderbal, Srinagar and some players from Jammu districts of state are taking part. The three day championship will concluded […]

Kashmir Invitation Cup Football Tournament starts out at TRC Ground Srinagar

Kashmir Invitation Cup Football Tournament starts out at TRC Ground Srinagar

SRINAGAR: Real Kashmir Football Club on Thursday displayed outstanding performance, defeating Delhi United with 7-0 goals in the first match of the Kashmir Invitation Cup Football Tournament here this morning. The Kashmir Invitation Cup is being jointly organized by JKFA & JKSSC at TRC Football Turf, Srinagar. Eight teams are participating in the ongoing tourney. […]

Bakshi Stadium to be ready by March 2019 for international tournaments

Bakshi Stadium to be ready by March 2019 for international tournaments

SRINAGAR: Secretary, Youth Service & Sports (YSS), Sarmad Hafeez Thursday said that Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) approved Bakshi Stadium would be ready by March 2019 for holding international events. Sarmad was speaking during the inaugural match of the ‘Kashmir Invitation Cup Football Tourney’ which began at TRC Turf today. The tournament is being […]

AIFF D Licence Concluded at KU

AIFF D Licence Concluded at KU

Srinagar: The six days AIFF D Licence Coaching Course organized by J&K Football Association in collaboration with DPE & Sports, University of Kashmir was successfully completed at University of Kashmir under the AFC Instructor Sajid Yousuf Dar, an official statement issued here said. The course is a  part of Coach Education Program of AIFF which […]

Principal Secy Finance seeks tangible roadmap for funding sports activities

Principal Secy Finance seeks tangible roadmap for funding sports activities

SRINAGAR: Underlining the importance of sports in youth engagement, Principal Secretary Finance, Navin K Choudhary, today sought a roadmap for funding varied sports activities across Jammu and Kashmir.    Navin was chairing a meeting of Youth, Services and Sports (YSS) Department in his office chambers here. Secretary Youth Services & Sports and Information, Sarmad Hafeez, Director General, […]

Advisor Kumar reviews functioning of Youth Services & Sports Deptt

Advisor Kumar reviews functioning of Youth Services & Sports Deptt

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar today convened a meeting to review the activities being carried out by the Youth Services & Sports department in the state and the its efforts for development of sports infrastructure, promotion of sports among school students. The meeting was attended by Secretary YS&S Sarmad Hafeez, Director General YS&S […]