Sports

Suarez, Cavani score as Uruguay crush 10-man Ecuador in Copa America access_timeJune 17

BELO HORIZONTE,Brazil–Luis Suarez and Edinson Cavani were on target as Uruguay thumped 10-man Ecuador 4-0 in their opening Group C match at the Copa America on Sunday. Nicolas Lodeiro opened the scoring after just six minutes before Ecuador fu...

NPC, TAC contesting in PM Cup Cricket Tournament finals access_timeJune 7

Kathmandu–The departmental teams, Nepal Police Club (NPC) and Tribhuvan Army Club (TAC), are competing in the finals of the Prime Minister Cup One-Day National Men's Cricket Tournament tomorrow (Saturday) at the Tribhuvan University Internati...

Brazil's Neymar out of Copa America after tearing ankle ligament access_timeJune 6

BRASILIA–Superstar Neymar was ruled out of the Copa America Thursday after tearing his right ankle ligament during Brazil's 2-0 friendly win over Qatar. "Due to the seriousness of the injury, Neymar will neither be fit nor have time t...

NPC reaches finals of PM One-Day Cricket Tournament access_timeJune 6

Kathmandu–Departmental Nepal Police Club (NPC) entered the finals of the ongoing Prime Minister Cup One-Day National Cricket Men's Cricket Tournament by defeating departmental Armed Police Force (APF) by five wickets in today's match at T...

Gandaki State sets 90 runs target against Far- West in PM Cup Cricket Tournament access_timeJune 4

Kathmandu–Gandaki State has posted a meagre target of 90 runs against Far West in the ongoing third edition of the Prime Minister Cup One-Day Men's Cricket Tournament today at Mulpani Cricket Stadium in the central capital, Kathmandu. Elec...

Pakistan bounce back to beat England in World Cup access_timeJune 4

NOTTINGHAM–Pakistan shocked England by 14 runs at Trent Bridge on Monday as they ended a long losing streakin one-day internationals despite two centuries for the World Cup host nation.Joe Root (107) and Jos Buttler (103) were guiding the tournam...

Stokes stars as England thrash South Africa in World Cup opener access_timeMay 31

LONDON–Ben Stokes produced a fine all-round display as England began their quest to win the World Cup with a 104-run thrashing of South Africa in the tournament opener at the Oval on Thursday. The all-rounder top-scored with 89 in England'...

FIFA drops plans for 48-team 2022 World Cup access_timeMay 24

LAUSANNE–FIFA shelved a proposed expansion of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to 48 teams on Wednesday, dealing a blow to the world football body's president Gianni Infantino. The 2022 tournament in the Gulf state will now be played with 32 na...

Second International Open Karate Championship kicking off Friday access_timeMay 22

Sankhu–The Second International Open Karate Championship-2019 is to kick off from Friday. The championship is organised by Toyakan Nepal Wado-Ryo Karate Do Association Central Committee under the slogan – 'Sports for Health, Sports f...

7th Open Tennis championship kicks off access_timeApril 29

Kathmandu– The Seventh Open Tennis Championship has begun here from today. Kathmandu District Tennis Association has organised the championship where Citizens Bank International Limited is the main sponsor. Member Secretary of the National Spo...

International Badminton: Prince Dahal wins silver access_timeApril 28

Kathmandu–Youth player from Nepal, Prince Dahal, has won the silver medal in the Yonex- Singha- Roza BTY International Badminton Challenge (Boy’s U-17) 2019 held in Bangkok of Thailand. He was defeated by Indian player Pranav Rao Gandham...

International Badminton: Prince Dahal into final access_timeApril 28

Kathmandu–Youth player from Nepal, Prince Dahal, has entered the final of the Boys' U-17 category under the Yonex Singha-Roja BTY International Badminton Championship currently being held in Bangkok of Thailand. Prince booked his place in ...

Nepal winner with 20 gold medals access_timeApril 24

 Patna–Nepal finished as winner in the International Open Karate and Kick Boxing championship that concluded here Tuesday. Nepali athletes won 20 gold medals. In the event held at the Pataliputra Sports Complex in Patna, Nepal came first ...

Wheelchair Asia Cricket Cup from May 1 access_timeApril 23

Kathmandu–The Wheelchair Cricket Asia Cup has been scheduled for next month (May 1-4) in Nepal. According to Wheelchair Cricket Association’s President Chhultim Gyalzen Sherpa, all the matches under the special cricket tournament based T...

Vice President to attend closing of Eighth National Games access_timeApril 23

Nepalgunj– Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun is scheduled to declare the closing of the Eighth National Games in Nepalgunj tomorrow. State-5 Sports Development Committee president Bhim Oli said the Vice President will declare the closure of the Ei...

8th National Games: sports infrastructure development in full swing in Banke access_timeApril 18

Ranjha–Well-equipped sports infrastructures have been developed in Banke at the investment of Rs 480 million in view of the 8th National Games. Among the sports infrastructures recently developed include sophisticated football ground, swimming...

Nepal defeats Oman by 150 runs access_timeApril 16

Kathmandu–Nepal defeated Oman by 150 runs in fourth match under ICC Asia U-19 World Cup Qualifier held at Selangor Truf Club of Malaysia today. Invited to bat first after losing the toss, Nepal made 229 runs in 43.2 overs by losing all wickets...

Nepal announces Women Squad for AFC Qualifier access_timeApril 16

Kathmandu– A national women soccer team has been declared to play the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) U-19 women’s championship qualifier (second round). The 23-member team is captained by Saru Limbu, the All Nepal Football Association s...

Second series of KPL from April 25 access_timeApril 11

Surkhet– The second series of Karnali Premium League (KPL) is taking place from April 25. The Karnali Cricket Academy is organising the championship at Kalunchowk Cricket Ground at Birendranagar. Academy Chair Jeevan Shahi said that Tribhuvan ...

Eighth National Games: five competitions begin today, formal inauguration on April 18 access_timeApril 10

Kathmandu– Five sports competitions under the eighth National Games begin today. However, the national sports event will be formally inaugurated on coming April 18. According to the National Sports Council (NSC), competitions taking relatively lo...