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Osaka shatters Williams record bid to make Australian Open final access_timeजेठ १८, २०२१

Naomi Osaka emphatically ended Serena Williams's latest bid for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam crown with a straight-sets demolition in the Australian Open semi-finals Thursday. The Japanese third seed swept past the American veteran 6-3, ...

India beat England by 317 runs to level Test series at 1-1 access_timeजेठ १६, २०२१

India beat England by 317 runs in the second Test inside four days to level the series at 1-1 on Tuesday. Left-arm spinner Axar Patel claimed a five-wicket haul on his Test debut as England were all out for 164 while chasing 482 in Chennai. Rav...

Nadal beats Fognini to reach 43rd Slam quarter-final access_timeजेठ १५, २०२१

World number two Rafael Nadal beat old nemesis Fabio Fognini in a scrappy affair at the Australian Open Monday to reach his 43rd Grand Slam quarter-final. The Spaniard, bidding for a first title at Melbourne Park since 2009, has yet to drop a set ...

NSC reaches agreement to build sports infrastructures in various districts access_timeजेठ १५, २०२१

The National Sports Council (NSC) has reached an agreement with the respective local consumer committees to construct seven infrastructure development projects in various districts of the Gandaki Province.  The agreement was reached between N...

Tsitsipas survives five-set marathon to reach last 32 in Melbourne access_timeजेठ ११, २०२१

World number six Stefanos Tsitsipas was pushed to a marathon five sets by wildcard Thanasi Kokkinakis Thursday before making the Australian Open third round. The popular Greek star dropped only four games in his first-round match, but faced a far st...

Mahakali-Mechi Cycle Rally for violence-free society and environment conservation access_timeजेठ ८, २०२१

A group of cyclists from the Budhanilakantha Riders Club are pedaling from far-western part of the country to the eastern border to enhance advocacies on social issues such as violence-free society and environment conservation.  The 11cyclist...

CAN selects 32 players for series match with Oman and USA access_timeजेठ ५, २०२१

Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) has selected 32 players for the first round of the series championship with USA and Oman. Of the total selected players, Bibek Yadav, Harishankar Shah, Anuj Chanara, Khadga Bahadur Bohora and Arjun Kumal are selecte...

Footballer Lama undergoes successful surgery in Qatar access_timeजेठ ३, २०२१

Midfielder of Nepali National Football Team, Bikram Lama, has successfully undergone a leg surgery in Qatar.  Footballer Lama who had sustained injuries in his right leg since long was taken to Qatar last week for treatment.  Accordin...

Ward 15 wins first ward-level futsal tournament access_timeबैशाख ३१, २०२१

Ward no. 15 has won the first Chandragiri municipality ward level futsal tournament 2077. In the final match of the tournament, ward no. 15 defeated ward no. 14 by 3-1 on Saturday. Along with the win, ward no. 15 won the winner's trophy includin...

Nepali Army's Mahatara finishes first in ultra-marathon access_timeबैशाख २९, २०२१

Devraj Mahatara of Tribhuvan Army Club finished first in the fourth 44 kilometers ultra-marathon by completing it in three hours three minutes 51 seconds.  Suman Kulung Rai of Solukhumbu finished second and Bed Bahadur Sunuwar of Tribhuvan Ar...

Tribhuvan Army Club, APF meeting in finals of PM Men's Cricket Tournament access_timeबैशाख २९, २०२१

Tribhuvan Army Club of Nepali Army and Armed Police Force Club are competing in the finals under the fourth edition of the Prime Minister Cup One Day Men's Cricket Tournament scheduled for coming Saturday.  The venue for the match is Kirt...

Ultra Marathon on Jan 29 access_timeबैशाख २६, २०२१

The Byas municipality has expedited preparations for the 4th Byas ultra-marathon to be held here on January 26, marking the Martyrs Day. Athletes from across the country are registering themselves for the 44 km race, said spokesperson of the Municipa...

Hobart wins with Sandeep's two wickets access_timeबैशाख २५, २०२१

Sandeep Lamichhane claimed two wickets to secure a seven-run win for his team Hobart Hurricanes.  In the match held against Sydney Sixers under the ongoing Big Bash League in Australia, Nepali leg spinner Lamichhane took two wickets giving aw...

Delhi Capitals decides to release cricketer Lamichhane access_timeबैशाख २१, २०२१

Delhi Capitals has decided to release Nepali cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane for upcoming edition of Indian Premier League (IPL).  With this decision, noted cricketer Lamichhane is now free to perform from other teams in the 2021 edition of IPL....

Rahane's captaincy masterclass puts heat on Kohli as England loom access_timeबैशाख २०, २०२१

(AFP) - Ajinkya Rahane's calm and composed leadership of India in their stunning Test triumph over Australia earned widespread praise Wednesday -- and increased pressure on regular captain Virat Kohli ahead of a home series against England next m...

Cricketer Lamichhane included in draft of Pakistan Super League access_timeपुस २२, २०७७

Kathmandu - Nepal's leg-spinner Sandeep Lamichhane has been included in the Pakistan Super League (PCL) draft. PCL on Tuesday has picked 25 foreign players including Lamichhane for the sixth edition of its tournament to be held this year. All these...

No-confidence motion against CM Poudel, three ministers resign access_timeपुस १०, २०७७

Kathmandu - Provincial Assembly members of Nepal Communist Party (NCP) has registered no-confidence motion against Chief Minister of Bagmati province, Dormani Poudel. Forty-five members of Provincial Assembly registered the no-confidence motion against...

National open men's double and veteran badminton competition taking place tomorrow access_timeमंसिर २६, २०७७

Kathmandu - First national open men's double and veteran badminton competition is taking place tomorrow (Saturday) at Sainamaina in Rupandehi district. Sixty groups from Kathmandu, Kaski, Chitwan, Makawanpur, Syangja districts among others would pa...

Head Coach of Nepali national football team Kalin resigns access_timeमंसिर २६, २०७७

Kathmandu - Head Coach of the national football team, Johan Kalin, has resigned from his post. He put in his papers with effect from October 17. A meeting of the All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) on Thursday approved Kalin's resignation, ANFA s...

Tarakhola becoming hydropower ‘hub’; four mega projects to be added access_timeकात्तिक २०, २०७७

Kathmandu - Hydropower projects are being constructed in Tarakhola rural municipality of Baglung district in a speedy manner. Tarakhola has witnessed completion of the construction of Sayapatri hydropower and most recently 380-MW Tarakhola hydropower p...