Sports

Nepal hoists national flag in World Military Summer Games access_timeOctober 17

Wuhan,China– Countries participating in the Seventh World Military Summer Games hoisted their national flags here today. The Council for International Military Sports (CIMS) organizes the championship in every four years, where Nepal has parti...

National Cricket Team captain Khadka announces resignation access_timeOctober 15

Kathmandu–Nepali Cricket Team captain Parash Khadka has announced his resignation from the post today. Expressing his happiness over the withdrawal of International Cricket Council (ICC) suspension on Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN), he said h...

Sourav Ganguly set to be new BCCI President: Sources access_timeOctober 14

NEW DELHI– Former Indian Cricket Captain Sourav Ganguly is likely to become the new President of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). Currently, CK Khanna is the acting BCCI President. A source from one of the Cricket Associations spe...

Bangladesh enters SAFF U-18 final access_timeSeptember 27

Kathmandu–Bangladesh has entered the final of third edition of SAFF U-18 football tournament underway in Nepal. In the first semifinal match held today at the Halchowk-based Armed Police Force (APF) ground, Bangladesh beat Bhutan by 4-0 to secure...

Nepal play draw with Kuwait access_timeSeptember 17

Kathmandu–Nepal played draw with Kuwait in its second match as part of AFC U-16 Championship qualifying underway in Jordan. Nepal played 1-1 with Kuwait in the Prince Mohammad International Stadium based in Zarqa City of Jordan on Monday. Stri...

Nepali U-16 national football team leaves for Jordan access_timeSeptember 12

Kathmandu–A 31-member national football team including 23 players left here today for Jordan to participate in the AFC U-16 Championship Qualifier. Nepal is in Group A of the Championship to be organized in 2020. Along with Nepal, the hosts Jo...

Nepal to beat Bhutan to enter finals of SAFF U15 Championship 2019 access_timeAugust 28

Kathmandu–Nepal is under pressure to defeat Bhutan in a match scheduled for tomorrow under SAFF U15 Championship 2019 underway in India to make it to the finals. In a match on Tuesday, Nepal thrashed Bangladesh 4-1, climbing up to second posit...

National cricket team selected for ACC U19 Asia Cup access_timeAugust 22

Kathmandu–A national cricket team has been selected for the ACC U19 Asia Cup scheduled to take place in Sri Lanka on September 5-14. The 15-member team is led by Rohit Kumar Poudel. The team members include Rit Gautam, Paban Sarff, Mohammad As...

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...