Sports

18 athletes qualified for eighth national games access_timeMarch 17

Kathmandu–The total 18 athletes have been qualified from State 1 for the upcoming Eighth National Games.  The qualified athletes- 10 women and eight men- include Ramesh Madihang and Lukhiram Mardi (Jhapa) in 60 kg category, Debendra Bahadur...

Canadian national Walace wins mountain bike marathon title access_timeMarch 10

Syangja–Canadian national Kory Walace has won the title of International Open Mountain Biking Marathon held at Waling of Syangja on Saturday.  Kory completed 100 kilometers distance in 6 hours 20 minutes and 58 seconds to clinch the tit...

Nepal to participate Special Olympic World Summer Games access_timeMarch 5

Kathmandu–Nepal is participating in the Special Olympic World Summer Games taking place in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on March 14 to 21.  The Nepali team going to the UAE to participate in the Games was given a farewell amid a progr...

Three Nepali cricketers included in ICC T-20 rankings access_timeMarch 1

Kathmandu– Three Nepali players figure in the new rankings of the T-20 announced by the International Cricket Council (ICC).  The ICC issued the new ranking on Thursday night. The Nepali players who figure in the ICC T-20 ranking includ...

CFA President Cia arriving today access_timeFebruary 28

Kathmandu– President of Chinese Football Association (CFA), Cai Zhenhua, is arriving here this afternoon on his two-day official visit.  CFA President Cai is scheduled to land here at 1:00 pm, said General Secretary at the All Nepal Foo...

Nepal beats Kuwait but fails to reach qualifiers of ICC Women World Cup Cricket access_timeFebruary 27

Kathmandu– Nepal has defeated Kuwait in the final clash of the International Cricket Council (ICC) Women World Cup Cricket Championship Asia Qualifier underway in Bangkok Thailand.  In the match held at the Bangkok-based Asian Institute...

Lamichhane conferred with 'Breakthrough Star' title access_timeFebruary 26

Kathmandu– Nepali youth cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane has been awarded with 'Breakthrough Star' title under the Caribbean Premier League of West Indies. Lamichhane was awarded for his outstanding performance in CPL in last season.  ...

Nepal beat UAE to win third match under ICC Women T20 World Cup Qualifier Asia access_timeFebruary 22

Kathmandu– Nepal defeated the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to win its third match under the ICC Women T20 World Cup Qualifier Asia-2019 going on in Thailand.  In the match held today at Terdthai Cricket Ground, Nepal met a target of 42 ru...

Nepal loses to Thailand in ICC Women World Cup T-20 Cricket Championship access_timeFebruary 21

Kathmandu–Nepal was defeated by Thailand in the second match of the ICC Women World Cup T-20 Cricket Championship qualifier today.  The match was held at the Asian Institute of Technology's cricket ground in Bangkok, Thailand. Thail...

ICC Women T20 World Cup Qualifier Asia: Nepal beat Malaysia to win opening match access_timeFebruary 19

Kathmandu–Nepal beat Malaysia by 34 runs in the opening match of the ICC Women T20 World Cup Qualifier -Asia 2019 going on in Thailand.  In the match held in Bangkok-based Terdthai Cricket Ground, Nepal posted a target of 127 runs befor...

ICC Women World Cup Qualifier: Nepal eyes Global Qualifier access_timeFebruary 18

Kathmandu– The International Cricket Council (ICC) Women Asia Qualifier games are kicking off in Thailand from tomorrow.  The competitions under this qualifier are the initial steps for the Asian countries towards the T-20 World Cup to ...

Nepal to take on Myanmar for title access_timeFebruary 14

Kathmandu–Nepal has entered into the final of Hero Gold Cup Women Football.  Nepal reached to the final of the tournament with Myanmar defeating India in the final match of league round of the tournament underway in India.  Keepin...

ANFA announces 20-member squad to play Centenary Championship access_timeFebruary 13

Kathmandu– The All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) has announced a 20-member U-21 National Soccer Team to play the Centenary North East Football Championship scheduled to be held in India. The tournament has been scheduled to take place from co...

Nepal taking on hosts India today in Gold Cup women's football tournament access_timeFebruary 11

Kathmandu– Nepal is under pressure to seal a win in the second match to continue its journey in the next rounds of the ongoing Hero Gold Cup women's international football tournament as it is taking on hosts India today.  Earlier in...

'Bhojpur Trail Race' on February 16 access_timeFebruary 11

Bhojpur– The fourth 'Bhojpur Trail Race' is to kick off here from February 16.  The 36-km-long marathon that will convene from the birthplace of Meera Rai (Sanodungma Secondary School of Pauwadungma Rural Municipality) will conclude...

National volley ball tournament from Feb 14 access_timeFebruary 10

Nawalparasi– A national men's volleyball tournament is to be held in Pratappur rural municipality of west Nawalparasi from coming February 14 to 16. The tournament is being hosted by the rural municipality.  National volleyball club...

Nepal wins bronze in World Para Taekwondo Championship access_timeFebruary 6

Kathmandu– Nepal’s Bikram Shrestha has won the bronze medal in the eighth World Para Taekwondo Championship- 2019 in Turkey. In the competition held this morning, Shrestha beat a Morocco rival to win the medal towards one Poomsae under the ...

T20 International Series: Rain plays spoilsport access_timeFebruary 3

Kathmandu–The cricket match between Nepal and the UAE scheduled to be held in Dubai has been affected due to the rain today.  The match to be held at 2:45 pm according to the Nepali time at ICC Academy in Dubai under the T20 Internation...

Nepal under pressure to win today's match to remain in T20 International access_timeFebruary 1

Kathmandu– Nepal is under pressure to win today's match of the ongoing T20 International Series in United Arab Emirates to continue its stay in the Series.  Having lost in its first match on Thursday to hosts UAE by 21 runs, Nepal m...

Nepal participating in Eighth World Para Taekwondo Championship access_timeFebruary 1

Kathmandu– Nepal is participating in the Eighth World Para Taekwondo Championship.  A four-member team comprising two players is leaving here tomorrow for Antalya of Turkey to participate in the competition. The championship will take place...