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Once trafficked to Nepal, African footballers now come willingly to play the beautiful game

Prajwal Oli 16 Jun 07:00 AM

Nepal offers better pay, decent competition and a stepping stone to greener pastures, say African players Read Full Story »

Women's Basketball League: Gorillas enter final, Anusha shapes Police victory

Adarsha Dhakal 08 Jun 08:01 AM

NPC, whose only two losses came against Gorillas, defeated Saipal Academy 71-58 with Anusha Malla yet again making an overall impact in the game. Read Full Story »

ISO Kite remain in hunt for the final

Adarsha Dhakal 06 Jun 06:30 AM

Defeat Saipal Academy 72-60 with Filipino recruits once again starring for themRead Full Story »

After 12 years in the game, a pat on the back and Rs 5,000 cash

Adarsha Dhakal 03 Jun 06:30 AM

Bipendra Maharjan, who captained the Nepal basketball team for over a decade, says he was lucky; others don’t even get that much. Read Full Story »

Police prevail in departmental duel but Army still reach semi-finals

Sports Bureau 02 Jun 07:00 AM

At the Mulpani cricket ground, seven-wicket haul from Kumar Thapa keeps Province 2 in hunt for last-four berth Read Full Story »

Shrestha leads Gorillas to thrilling three-point victory over Police

Sports Bureau 02 Jun 07:00 AM

The national team skipper scores 10 of her 18 points in the final quarter in an exciting women’s basketball league opener Read Full Story »

Pradhan drops in 26 to sink Royal

Sports Bureau 01 Jun 10:00 AM

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Sports Bureau 01 Jun 09:42 AM

The round robin league tournament features 12 teams with four teams competing in the event. Read Full Story »

Golden Gate inch closer to playoffs

Sports Bureau 30 May 06:30 AM

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Shrestha brings third domestic ton to rescue Policemen

Adarsha Dhakal 30 May 06:30 AM

Lifts his team from 45-5 to 185 in a 75-run victory over Province 1. Hari Shankar Sah stars in Province 1 rout of Karnali Read Full Story »

Kulung, Budha claim Everest Marathon titles

Sports Bureau 30 May 06:30 AM

The 2017 champion Kulung won the men's race with the timings of 3 hours 47 minutes 16 seconds. Kapilder Budha (3:56:10) and Ram Kumar Rajbhandari (3:58:00) completed the podium finish in the 42.195km run. Read Full Story »

Nadal creates special atmosphere at Roland Garros

Prarambha Dahal 30 May 06:30 AM

The Spaniard continues his bid for a record-extending 12th French Open title Read Full Story »

Under-prepared pitch forces postponement of PM Cup matches in Mulpani

Adarsha Dhakal 24 May 07:30 AM

The tournament kicks off on Friday with Army vs Province 2 clash at TU Stadium Read Full Story »

Basketball League: Police stun Golden Gate to get into driving seat

Sports Bureau 24 May 06:00 AM

Budhanlikantha crush South Siders at home to join the race for playoffs Read Full Story »

Sri Lankan Udumalagala shines in Times' convincing victory

Adarsha Dhakal 23 May 06:00 AM

With the experience of playing in the American (NAIA) National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics Championship, Udumalagala is the fifth international recruit in the league.Read Full Story »

Sri Lankan hoopster Udamgalapala joins Nepal Basketball League

Adarsha Dhakal 21 May 06:30 AM

Sri Lankan basketball's hot shot Praneet Udamgalapala became the latest high-profile player from the South Asian region to join the Nepal Basketball League after the 26-year old was roped in by Times International Club.Read Full Story »

Times survive Budhanilkantha scare to reclaim Nepal Basketball League top spot

Adarsha Dhakal 21 May 06:00 AM

Times International Club survived Budhanilkantha Municipality Basketball Club scare to reclaim the top spot of the Nepal Basketball League with a fighting 83-77 victory on Monday.Read Full Story »

As open spaces shrink, Kathmandu’s youths flock to futsal courts to play the beautiful game

Timothy Aryal 18 May 06:30 AM

But futsal’s popularity in recent years cannot be ascribed to the lack of open spaces alone. There are multiple other factors. In the game, players touch the ball frequently, which some players say make it more exciting; games do not get disturbed by rain or wind; and the futsal hubs provide facilities such as showers and eateries. It has also paralleled the popularity of compact, shorter versions of sports in other parts of the world. Read Full Story »

With just six games left so far, the race for the Premier League title is heating up

Sailendra Adhikari 03 Apr 06:02 PM

The 2018-19 season of the English Premier League, arguably the most competitive football league in the world, is just six weeks away from conclusion and the race for the title had not been this close in the last few seasons.Read Full Story »

Nepal Basketball League from April 20

Sports Bureau 02 Apr 07:00 AM

The 55-day Nepal Basketball League will be played in a double round robin league home and away format with eight teams vying for the title. The tournament was played as Kwiks Basketball League last year under the same format and went for one and half months.Read Full Story »

Nepal's Sandeep Lamichhane faces tough fight for berth in Delhi

Ritesh Rijal 01 Apr 07:21 AM

Lamichhane’s inclusion in the team at the Feroz Shah Kotla grounds on Saturday not only shows how much it values the young player but also speaks of the trust the Delhi team has on the leg-spinner. Read Full Story »

Globetrotting Lamichhane itching to cement his place in Delhi Capitals

Adarsha Dhakal 20 Mar 07:14 AM

Nepal's nomadic cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane's globetrotting journey comes full circle when the teen leg spinner begins his second stint in the Indian Premier League on March 24. The event gets under way on March 23. Read Full Story »

Nepal’s Yadav strikes historic gold at Asian Youth meet

Ritesh Rijal 17 Mar 05:54 PM

Ajit Kumar Yadav has secured a historic gold medal at the continental event, winning the 3,000-metre race at the third Asian Youth Championships in Hong Kong on Sunday. Read Full Story »

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