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Nepal into semi-finals for the first time access_timeकात्तिक २८, २०७४

Kathmandu- Nepal has booked a place in the semi-finals of the ACC U-19 Asia Cup Cricket tournament underway in Malaysia.  Nepal finished runners-up in its group A to enter the semi-finals of the regional tournament for the first time ever. Nepal ...

National Taekwondo Championship kicks off from Nov 3 access_time2017/10/30

Nuwakot - The 17th Senior and 10th Junior National ITF Taekwondo Championship is to take place in Nuwakot on November 3 and 4.  The championship is organized by Nepal International Taekwondo Federation, Nuwakot. Both senior and junior level cha...

WGC Champions: Justin Rose wins in Shanghai as Dustin Johnson capitulates access_time2017/10/29

       Justin Rose's five-under-par 67 was the joint-lowest final round -BBC SPORT WGC-HSBC Champions final leaderboard -14 J Rose (Eng); -12 H Stenson (Swe), B Koepka (US), D Johnson (US); -8 R Cabrera-Bello (Spa), P U...

Houston Astros: Yuli Gurriel banned over racist gesture access_time2017/10/29

-BBC SPORT Houston Astros first baseman Yuli Gurriel has been banned for five games from the start of the 2018 season for making a racist gesture. Cuban Gurriel made a slant-eyed gesture, apparently at Japanese pitcher Yu Darvish, in game three o...

Women's Ashes: England beat Australia by 20 runs to reduce deficit in series access_time2017/10/29

-BBC SPORT Women's Ashes: Third one-day international, Coffs Harbour England 284-8 (50 overs): Knight 88, Beaumont 74, Taylor 69; Schutt 4-44 Australia 257-9 (48 overs): Healy 71, Bolton 62 England beat Australia by 20 runs (DLS method)...

New Zealand government urges pay equality for rugby women access_time2017/10/29

WELLINGTON (AFP) - New Zealand's new government has moved swiftly to target pay equality in rugby union, criticising the salary gap between top men and women players in the country's most popular pastime.  Pay parity was a campaign poli...

T20 cricket tournament to be held in Pokhara access_time2017/10/28

Pokhara - The Open T20 Cricket Tournament is taking place in Pokhara from 7-11 October under the joint aegis of Rising Pokhara Cricket Academy and Young Star Club of Lekhnath.  At a press conference organized here on Friday, Cricket Academy Cha...

Chaudhary in Saptari Cricket Association access_time2017/10/26

Rajbiraj - Shailesh Kumar Chaudhary has been re-elected the Chairperson of Saptari Cricket Association.  The third annual general meeting of the Association held at Rajbiraj on Wednesday elected Sachindra Yadav (Vice-Chairperson), Ayush Shresth...

Nepal suffers 83 runs defeat to Hong Kong access_time2017/10/13

Kathmandu - Nepal conceded an 83-run defeat to Hong Kong in the first match today under the ICC World League Cricket Championship underway in Hong Kong.  Chasing the 195 runs target posted by Hong Kong, Nepal made only 111 runs in 34.5 overs at...

Hong Kong sets 195 runs target for Nepal access_time2017/10/13

Kathmandu - Hong Kong has posted a target of 195 runs for Nepal in the first match of the ICC World League Cricket Championship underway at the Mission Road Ground in Hong Kong. Hong Kong made 194 runs in the stipulated 50 overs at the cost of all wick...

Test championship & ODI league approved by International Cricket Council access_time2017/10/13

-BBC SPORT Plans for a Test championship and one-day international league have been approved by the International Cricket Council. Nine teams will play six series of Test matches over a two-year period - three at home and three away - culminating...

Rhino Conservation Gold Cup from October 27 access_time2017/10/8

Nawalparasi - The Rhino Conservation Gold Cup Football Tournament will begin from October 27 in the district.  Divided into 12 groups from across the country, the competition that will run until November 11, aims at conserving rhinos and biodiv...

British Masters: Paul Dunne shoots final-day 61 to beat Rory McIlroy access_time2017/10/1

-BBC SPORT British Masters -20 P Dunne (Ire) -17 R McIlroy (NI); -16 R Karlsson (Swe); -14 F Fritsch (Ger), D Lingmerth (Swe), G Storm (Eng); -13 S Lowry (Ire) Selected others:-12 T Hatton (Eng), R Ramsay (Sco); -11 M Fitzpatrick, I Poulter (both ...

Rugby Championship: New Zealand beat Argentina after retaining title access_time2017/10/1

-BBC SPORT New Zealand capped their fifth Rugby Championship victory in six years with a 36-10 win over Argentina. Saturday's earlier 27-27 draw between South Africa and Australia in Bloemfontein had already ensured the All Blacks would retai...

Premiership: Wasps 9-25 Bath access_time2017/10/1

-BBC SPORT Aviva Premiership Wasps (9) 9 Pens: Gopperth 3 Bath (9) 2 Try: Rokoduguni Con: Burns Pens: Priestland 3, Burns 2 Drop-goal: Priestland Bath spoiled Wasps' 150th anniversary celebrations with a hard-fought win at the Ricoh Are...

NRL Grand Final: Melbourne Storm beat North Queensland Cowboys access_time2017/10/1

-BBC SPORT Melbourne Storm won their third National Rugby League title by beating North Queensland Cowboys 34-6 in the Grand Final. Full-back Billy Slater was awarded the Clive Churchill Medal for the second time of his career after a man-of-the-...

Ross McCormack: Villa midfielder signs for Australian A-League club Melbourne City access_time2017/9/29

-BBC SPORT Aston Villa forward Ross McCormack has joined A-League club Melbourne City. McCormack, 31, joined Villa from Fulham for £12m in August 2016 and has scored three times in 22 games. The Scotland striker spent the second half of ...

Mexico City earthquake: Force India driver Sergio Perez donates to fund access_time2017/9/20

Force India driver Sergio Perez has donated three million pesos (£124,500) to victims of the earthquake in his native Mexico. Tuesday's earthquake killed more than 200 people, toppled many buildings in Mexico City and caused major damage i...

Baldock Town give Alfie Barker 'second chance' after Harry Arter tweet access_time2017/9/20

-BBC SPORT A non-league club says a teenage player who sent a tweet to Bournemouth's Harry Arter about the death of his baby daughter deserves a "second chance". Alfie Barker served a seven-month ban after admitting an FA charge. ...

Nepal champion of ACC U-19 Eastern Region access_time2017/9/17

Kathmandu - Nepal has become the champion of ACC Under-19 Eastern Region Cricket Tournament by defeating Hong Kong.  Nepal defeated Hong Kong by five wickets in the final match held at Kinrara Oval Cricket Ground of Malaysia today. With this ti...