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Sports
Building On The Ball

In the I-League’s first season, the 2-year old Real Kashmir has won and lost a match each and the third…

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Confidant Cricketer

Playing with his toy-cars on a log of wood that was being cut to pieces by his father’s band-saw mill,…

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Budgam Boy

An eight year old boy who spent 18 months in rigorous training in Gujarat has many medals and more aspirations…

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Real Kashmir Rises

In Kashmir’s rich football history, uncharitable comments of an elderly resident provoked a journalist to start an amateur club. As…

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Sultan of Haryana

by Saima Bhat His colleagues call him Sultan of Haryana. He has won nine gold, four silver and three bronze…

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Pitch Inertia

While sports is being seen as the only way-out in youth engagement, Umar Mukhtar found nothing much on ground in infrastructure as…

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Hawal Runner

Breakfast after running 25 kms in the morning, this marathon runner from Shehr-e-Khas created a rare record by running 110…

Life Story
Survived, Thrived

He was in second grade when an accident left his arms amputated. For next three years he shuttled between hospitals…

Careers
AK 90

Amjad Khan was an engineering graduate when he obliged his parents and flew to US for further studies. Holding a…

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The Sportsman

She lived with taunts and tensions but a supportive father helped Nadiya to become Kashmir’s first football coach, who now…

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New Kung Fu Star

For most of his childhood, he dreamed about martial arts. Finally, when he landed in Uttarakhand for his post-graduation, Faheem…

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Life is a Bout

It was a chance encounter with athletes from his village that introduced this future Taekwondo champion to the world of…

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Wu-Shoo Journey

He did odd jobs to fuel his passion for playing martial arts at international arenas. Zubair Sofi talks to Ajaz…

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Champion’s Dream

Her foray into the world of chess started as a hobby. Ranked No 1 in J&K this Jammu girl dreams…

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Wrestler Remembers

Ace Pahalwan of his time, Mir Mohammad Ismail offers a sketch of the sport’s fall and rise. He tells Javid…

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