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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...

Two day badminton tourney of DPS ends

The two day long inter school badminton tournament being held at Delhi Public school (DPS)  ended on Saturday. The students from 15 schools of the city took part in the event.  In the under- 12 category, Vedans Negi of Universal school emerged as victorious while in the doubles, the team of Shaurya and Sarthak of DPS won the gold...

JKL Memorial Badminton tourney to be held from May 5

The Jai Krishan Lal Memorial district level badminton tournament will be held from May 5 to 12 at the headquarters of 36 BRTF on Tekhla-Mahidanda Road in Uttarkashi district. Matches under the tournament will be organised in men’s and women’s categories for participants aged below 35 years and above 35 years. Singles, doubles and mixed-doubles matches will be held...

Loose talk on women to cost cricketers Pandya, Rahul Rs 20 lakh each

Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul were on Saturday fined Rs 20 lakh each by the BCCI Ombudsman DK Jain for their sexist comments on a popular TV show, ending an infamous saga that dented the reputation of the two India cricketers. In the order published on the official BCCI website, Jain wrote that no further action will be taken...

Woodstock school Mussoorie lifts tourney

The Woodstock School, Mussoorie lifted the Doon Cup Football 2019 Trophy in the under 19 category. In final matches of tournament, played at Ecole Globale International Girls School, Dehradun on Saturday, the  boys of the  Woodstock School, defeated Gems Modern Academy, Dubai by 4-1  goals.  In the Under -14 category final A team of the Andro School, Manipur defeat its...

GoDaddy is official sponsor of ICC World Cup 2019

Internet names and registrations management major GoDaddy Inc on Tuesday announced its partnership with the International Cricket Council (ICC) as the official sponsor of the 12th ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019 that begins in May. “We hope to reach the 700 million folks of India and beyond through the partnership. Two-thirds of the world, including India, watch cricket...

Saurabh eyes Olympic berth in ISSF World Cup

Unfazed by his opponents reputation, India’s young shooting superstar Saurabh Chaudhary is confident that his strong preparations will help him to build on his stellar performance of 2018 and is hopeful of producing favorable results in upcoming ISSF World Cup Rifle/Pistol which is scheduled to take place in the capital city from February 20 to 28th at Karni Singh...

Sports fest begins at Shantikunj

The three- day sports festival started at Shantikunj on Tuesday with oath being administered by the head of Gayatri Parivar Pranav Pandya. It is the fourth sports festival in continuation, said Pandya. Speaking on the occasion, Pandya said, “This festival will bring joy in life with the spirit of Vasantotsav (spring fest) lingering in the air.” He further said...

Marriage has been a lucky charm: Saina Nehwal

For London Olympics bronze medallist Saina Nehwal, life after marrying fellow shuttler Parupalli Kashyap last December has been a “dream run”. India’s star shuttler, who recently won the Indonesia Masters — her first title in two years — says it won’t be wrong to call marriage her “lucky charm”. “Everything is falling in place. It’s like a dream run....

Aditya Mehta Foundation hosts cycle and run event in Doon

Aditya Mehta Foundation, renowned for its work in empowering the Para-Athletes, hosted a road show for the fitness enthusiasts of the city on Saturday. The event was flagged off by the State Minister for Tourism Satpal Maharaj and Aparna Kumar, DIG, ITBP, who had recently completed her expedition to reach the South Pole. The event was a 7km bicycle...