Sports

Judo champion Bushra says tough life made her an aggressive player

Coming from such backward area and being Afridi, it was really difficult for Bushra to convince her parents afor taking part in sports.

Waziristan Azmari win Taekwondo Championship in South Waziristan

The host team Waziristan Azmari have won the 1st IGFC Taekwondo Championship in South Waziristan tribal district.

Taekwondo Championship commences in South Waziristan

The 1st IGFC Taekwondo Championship has commenced in South Waziristan tribal district with a colourful ceremony.

Talented footballer Kainat wants to establish academy for girls

Kainat Gul, who belongs to a small town, Bakhshali in Mardan, is a national football player from the Wapda team.

First ever training camp for sportswomen of Khyber

For the first time in the history of Khyber, a coaching camp has been organised for sportswomen in which 40 girls are participating.

Yak polo an interesting but difficult sport

Polo is a popular game in Chitral which is played with horses, but in Broghil Valley, the game is also played with yaks.

Registration for sports trials in merged districts begins

Directorate Sports of Merged Areas has initiated registration for sports trials in merged tribal districts under the Talent Hunt Program.

‘People consider it odd when I play chess with wife and daughters’

For the first time, an open chess tournament has been arranged in Chitral in which 52 players from different parts of the country are participating.

KP govt launches sports projects in religious seminaries

The KP government has decided to start sports projects in madrassas and in first phase, a badminton court will be established at Darul Uloom Haqqania.

Efforts underway to host some PSL matches in Peshawar: CM

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government is making all out efforts to ensure that some matches of Pakistan Super League (PSL) next year are held in Peshawar.

Cricket obsession eating up other sports in KP

Most of sportspersons in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa often complain that media doesn’t give them coverage like cricket and cricketers.

Allocation for 2 stadiums in KP more than rest of sports budget

The KP government has allocated Rs1.87 billion for two sports stadiums , while budget for rest of sports activities in the whole province is Rs1.58 billion.

Former captain Shahid Khan Afridi tests positive for coronavirus

Shahid Afridi said he was not feeling well since Thursday and then he went for coronavirus test which came back as positive.

My welfare work must not be given political angle: Shahid Afridi

Former Pakistan captain Shahid Khan Afridi has said that he has no intention of joining politics and his welfare work must not be given a political angle.

ICC says T20 World Cup not postponed

The International Cricket Committee (ICC) says the T20 World Cup will be held on schedule and there is no plan to postpone it.

Legendary squash player Azam Khan dies of coronavirus in UK

Legendary squash player Azam Khan, four time British Open champion, and brother of Hashim Khan, another squash star, passed away in London due to COVID-19.