Cricket

Khadka leaves it to CAN

Skipper Paras Khadka said it depends on the cricket governing body of the country whether or not to continue him as captain of the national team after a poor performance

Cricket

Charity cricket in HK for earthquake victim

The Hong Kong Cricket Association is organising a two-day charity cricket tournament to support the earthquake victims of Nepal.

Tennis

Veteran Kapali stuns Saun

Veteran Rajendra Kapali of Tribhuvan Army Club (TAC) produced a stunning result to shock Nepal No 1 and defending champion Deep Saun of Nepal Police Club

Tennis

Shrestha, Tamang claim Under-16 titles

Syantu Shrestha of Kathmandu and Dikshya Tamang of Adarsha Vidya Mandir (AVM) claimed the U-16 gold medals of the National Open Table Tennis Championships on Thursday.

Cricket

Nepal to face depleted Scots

Nepal will look to seize the opportunity against a depleted Scotland side when the two teams clash in the WCLC matches on July 29 and 31.

Tennis

Army clinch men’s team event

Tribhuvan Army Club (TAC) won the men’s team event gold medal during the second day of the National Open Table Tennis Championships here on Wednesday.

General

Nat'l Table Tennis Championship kicks off in Kathmandu

A five-day National Table Tennis Championship has kicked off at Lainchaur, Kathmandu from Tuesday.

General

Khakurel, Bhandari out of Scotland clash

A disgraceful performance has seen Subash Khakurel & Binod Bhandari lose their natl team spots in Nepal’s upcoming ICC World Cricket League Championship matches against Scotland.

General  

Nepal’s World T20 hopes end

Nepal’s hopes of playing in the second consecutive World Twenty20 formally ended on Saturday after losing to a lower-ranked Jersey by seven wickets in their last match of the Qualifiers.

Nat’l Games set for Nov 27

The National Sports Council (NSC) has set July 27 date for the seventh National Games which is scheduled to be hosted by Eastern Region.

Nepal team physio faces sexual molestation charges

Nepali cricket team physiotherapist Dr Aijaz Bashir Ashai who has been accused of molesting a masseuse at a hotel in Northern Ireland.

Nepal to face Hong Kong today

With a place at the 2016 ICC World Twenty20 at stake, Nepal are taking on Asian archrivals Hong Kong in their fourth Group ‘A’ match of the ICC World Twenty20 Qualifiers in Belfast on Wednes

Budget gives cricket priority

Infrastructure development of cricket got the priority as Finance Minister Ram Sharan Mahat on Tuesday allocated a budget of Rs 2.07 billion for sports for the next fiscal year.

Nepal to take on Ireland today

Nepal is all set to take on defending champions Ireland in their third Group ‘A’ match of the ICC World Twenty20 Qualifiers at Belfast on Monday.

Tennis  

Djokovic beats Federer in Wimbledon final

Defending champion Novak Djokovic saw off seven-time champion Roger Federer in four sets to win his third Wimbledon and ninth Grand Slam title.

Serena Williams beats Garbine Muguruza in Wimbledon final

Serena Williams beat Spain's Garbine Muguruza to win Wimbledon for the sixth time and complete the 'Serena Slam' as the holder of all four major titles.

Football  

KC takes over as nat’l team coach

Dhruba Bahadur KC will take charge of the national football team coach 17 years after he first led Nepal to the All India Governor’s Gold Cup title in Sikkim.

Fifa corruption: Swiss extradite first official to US

A Fifa official detained in a raid in Switzerland has been extradited to the US, Swiss authorities say.

No fanfare for Real Madrid legend Iker Casillas as he leaves for Porto

At 10.21pm on Saturday it was finally official: Real Madrid’s captain was leaving the club & Spain’s captain was leaving the country, destination Porto.

Bastian Schweinsteiger close to Manchester United move

Manchester United are close to completing the signing of Germany midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger from Bayern Munich.

National League to resume from Sept 4

The National League Football Tournament, which was halted after the April 25 Great Quake, is set for September 4 resumption, informed the football governing body on Thursday.

Ministry to award sports talents

Youth and sports ministry is set to fete nine players and two coach with National Sports Talent Award.

Badminton  

Cricket  

Nepal almost out of race

Nepal’s 2016 ICC World Twenty20 ambitions took a nose dive after suffering a crushing eight-wicket defeat from Papua New Guinea in the ICC World Twenty20 Qualifiers in Malahide, Dublin

Nepal dealt hammer blow by Hong Kong

Nepal have been dealt a massive blow in their bid to qualify for their second consecutive ICC World Twenty20 after going down to Hong Kong by five wickets in the Qualifiers

Champions League Twenty20 cancelled after lack of interest

A day after the Lodha Committee gave its verdict on the IPL betting scandal, the BCCI, Cricket South Africa & Cricket Australia decided to discontinue the Champions League Twenty20.

CSK owners to challenge suspension in Supreme Court

India Cements Limited (ICL), the owner of the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) IPL franchise, is planning to move the Supreme Court against the verdict of the Justice Lodha committee

CSK, RR suspended from IPL for 2 years

Chennai Super Kings, the most consistent team in the IPL, and Rajasthan Royals were on Tuesday suspended from the cash-rich cricket league for two years.

Holders Ireland beat Nepal

Nepal crashed to their lowest total in the Twenty20 International score in a humiliating eight-wicket defeat to defending champions Ireland in their third Group ‘A’ match

Marathon  

'Everest Marathon' rescheduled for October

The Everest Marathon, which was to kick off from May 29, has been rescheduled to October in light of the April 25 quake and its powerful aftershocks, according to the organisers.