Category: Sports

India square up Oval

Shikhar ton, Bumrah-Bhuvi 3-each fold up Oz with 36-run win First came the great Indian splurge and then the greater Indian squeeze. In between, there was sunshine, a century, supporting fifties, promotions and a delightfully solid total which took the team home against the Australians. The defending champions were down under a 36-run defeat, folding up at 316, giving...

BCCI chief meets cricket enthusiasts in Haridwar

The president of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), CK Khanna reached Haridwar and met the cricket enthusiasts here. He gave them tips and boosted their morale. He was welcomed by District Cricket Association Haridwar (DCAH) president. He also visited the Bhalla College Stadium and discussed how to improve sports facilities and make it better for sportspersons....

India sorted, over the cloud

Chahal’s dazzling 4/51 & Rohit’s unbeaten 122 deck up 6-wicket win The Indian gala at the Hampshire Bowl on Wednesday was in a bit of a playful mood, taking the see-saw first and only then opening up the bat along the with the cloud cover to make its inaugural mark in this World Cup. By the time the team...

Guv’s Golf Cup ends in Nainital

The three-day Governor’s Cup Golf Tournament-2019 organised by Raj Bhawan Golf Club, Nainital ended on Sunday.  The Governor/ chairperson of Raj Bhawan Golf Club, Nainital, Baby Rani Maurya distributed the prizes to winners at Ball Room of Raj Bhawan. Prem Singh was announced over all winner/champion and Dinesh Panwar was declared the runner up of the 17th Golf Tournament....

Governor’s Golf Cup 2019 begins in Nainital

Uttarakhand Governor Baby Rani Maurya teed off to inaugurate the 17th Governor’s Golf Cup Tournament 2019 at the Raj Bhawan golf course here on Friday. Speaking on the occasion, the governor said that it was matter of happiness that players were interested in the golf tournament This year 126 players had registered themselves for the tournament. Indian Golf Association...

DCS organise inter-house basketball competition

The Doon Cambridge School ( DCS) organised an Inter House Basketball Competition in its premises on Saturday. Students belonging from all the four houses namely Andes, Kilimanjaro, Macdonell, Woodroffe participated in the match. In the category of senior boys and girls, Woodroffe house was announced as winners while in the category of junior boys, Macdonell house achieved the winning...

Haridwar to host state level boxing championship

The Haridwar Boxing Association is all set to conduct state level championship from May 17 in which 200 participants are slated to compete. This boxing championship will be held both in boys and girls category and will be held for three days wherein players from across the state shall be participating. The president of district boxing association Vishal Garg...

JKL Memorial Badminton competition concludes

Awards were presented to those who secured various positions in the Jai Krishan Lal Memorial district-level badminton competition organised by the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) in Uttarkashi. The district-level badminton competition was held at 36 BRTF Tekhla from May 5 to 12. Matches were played in the singles, doubles and mixed categories for above and below 35 years groups....

Mumbai pulls IPL off in cliffhanger

In a nail-biting finish in the IPL final on Sunday, Mumbai Indians emerged as the fourth time champions with one-run win over Chennai Super Kings. After winning the toss, Mumbai Indians elected to bat and scored 149, a below-par score, for eight against Chennai Super Kings in the IPL final. Kieron Pollard top-scored for the Mumbai side with his...

BDGS Rishikesh boys lift Col Shashi memorial cricket trophy

The team of the Brain Discovery Global School (BDGS) Rishikesh lifted Col Shashi memorial cricket Tournament ( U- 14) here on Saturday. In the final match of the tournament, affiliated to the Schools Cricket Federation of India, the BDGS boys overcame a spirited challenge from the team of Oak Groves School ( OGS), Mussoorie. In the finals, the BDGS team...