Sports

Nepal participating first time in Asian Youth Women Handball Championship access_timeAugust 19

Kaski–A team left here for Jaipur of India to play the eighth Asian Youth Women Handball Championship 2019. The event is scheduled to kick off from coming Wednesday in Jaipur. The 20-member team comprising 16 players from 15-18 age group is ca...

13th SAG: 44 players selected for closed session from Far West access_timeAugust 13

Bhimduttanagar– Nepal is hosting the 13th South Asian Games, third time since after 1984, in coming December. Preparations are going on in Kathmandu and Pokhara for the regional sports event and players selected to represent the country in the Ga...

Nepal to face India in opening match of 2019 SAFF U-15 Championship access_timeAugust 8

Kathmandu–Nepal will take on India in the opening match of the upcoming 2019 SAFF U-15 Championship to be held in India from August 21 to 31. Five countries including Nepal, India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Bhutan will participate in the champ...

SAG: closed session for handball begins access_timeAugust 4

Chipledhunga– The closed session of handball for the upcoming 13th South Asian Games (SAG) that Nepal is being hosed coming December has begun in Pokhara. A total of 56 players-- 28 female and 28 male--have been picked for the first round of t...

Pokhara hosting Karate Grand Championship from Aug 31 access_timeJuly 30

Pokhara–Touristic town Pokhara will be hosting the 'First Nepal Full Contact President Cup Karate Grand Championship' next month. A total of 64 players --32 each in women's and men's category--will compete for the titles. They ...

Nepal's yearning to play ICC World Cup Qualifier crushed access_timeJuly 28

Kathmandu– With the defeat to Singapore in today's concluding match under the ICC T20 Asia Final, Nepal's yearning to play the ICC T20 World Cup Qualifier has been crushed. Host Singapore defeated Nepal by 82 runs in the final match pl...

ICC T20 World Cup Asia Qualifier Cricket match – Kuwait defeats Qatar access_timeJuly 26

Kathmandu–Kuwait beat Qatar by 10 runs in a match played under the ICC T-20 World Cup Asia Region Qualifier today. The match was held at the Indian Association Cricket Ground in Singapore. Kuwait, sent to bat first after losing the toss, made ...

KMC starts producing compost from biodegradable waste access_timeJuly 26

Kathmandu–Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has begun producing compost by making use of biodegradable waste generated from houses. KMC's efforts aim to make use of biodegradable garbage generated from the city, which also helps waste mana...

National badminton championship to be held in Pokhara access_timeJuly 22

Pokhara–The First Pushpalal Memorial National Badminton Championship is taking place from July 23 to 29 in Pokhara. The championship is organized to mark the 41st memorial day of the founding leader of the Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Pushpa La...

New Zealand win toss and bat against England in Cricket World Cup final access_timeJuly 14

LONDON–New Zealand captain Kane Williamson won the toss and decided to bat against England in the World Cup final at an overcast Lord's on Sunday. Early morning rain delayed the toss and start by 15 minutes but, at this stage, no overs have b...

Nepal defeat Malaysia to record historic win in T20I access_timeJuly 14

Kathmandu–Nepal enjoyed a historic win against Malaysia in the second match held today under the two-match T20 International Cricket Series. In the match held at Kuala Lumpur-based Kinrara Oval Cricket Stadium, Nepal defeated the competitor by si...

Nepal clinch ACC Eastern Region Cricket Championship-2019 access_timeJuly 9

Kathmandu–Nepal has clinched the ACC Eastern Region Cricket Championship-2019, defeating Hong Kong by six wickets in the final match held at Kinrara cricket ground in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia today. his is Nepal's second straight win in this...

ACC U-19 regional tournament: Nepal posts a target of 327 runs to Singapore access_timeJuly 5

Kathmandu–Nepal posted a target of 327 runs before Singapore in the group's concluding match held today under the ACC U- 19 Eastern Region Tournament going on in Malaysia. Nepal was elected to bat first after winning the toss and managed t...

Singapore wins today's match under ACC U-19 Eastern Region Cricket Tournament access_timeJuly 2

Kathmandu–Singapore has won today's match under ACC U-19 Eastern Region Cricket Tournament that began from today in Malaysia. Singapore won the match defeating China by eight wickets. Elected to bat first after losing toss, China made 28 r...

Biratnagar wins Deputy-Mayor Cup Inter-Municipality Women's Football Championship access_timeJune 27

Biratnagar–Biratnagar Metropolitan City has clinched the title of first edition of Deputy-Mayor Cup Inter-Municipality Women's Football Tournament. Biratnagar Metropolitan City won the Tournament defeating Bahrabise municipality by 4-1 in ...

APF Club clinches PM Cup Women Cricket Championship title access_timeJune 26

Bhimdattanagar–The Armed Police Force (APF) Club clinched the title of the Prime Minister Cup Women Cricket National Championship held in Bhimdattanagar of Kanchanpur district. APF Club defeated the host team, Sudur Paschim (Far-west) State te...

Prime Minister Cup Cricket: Far West reaches final access_timeJune 25

Bhimduttanagar–A cricket squad representing the Far West State in the ongoing Prime Minister Cup Women Cricket Tournament has reached the final. Though the team remaining in the topmost position of group 'A' was scheduled to face the S...

APF Club, TAC win National Beach Volleyball Championship access_timeJune 24

Kaski–Armed Police Force (APF) Club and Tribhuvan Army Club (TAC) won the women's and men's National Beach Volleyball Championship in Pokhara. In women's category, a team of Binita Budhathoki and Nebika Chaudhary of APF Club defeat...

Monsoon plays spoilsport of PM Cup Women Cricket Tournament access_timeJune 24

Bhimdattanagar–Monsoon rain that started here from today has affected the matches under the Prime Minister Cup Women Cricket Championship that is being played here. A match between the Armed Police Force (APF) Club and the Gandaki province set...

Uruguay fight back to draw with Japan at Copa America access_timeJune 21

PORTO ALEGRE, BRAZIL– Uruguay twice came from behind to rescue a 2-2 draw with Japan in an entertaining contest at the 2019 Copa America on Friday. Japan broke the deadlock in the 25th minute when Koji Miyoshi scored from a tight angle. Howeve...