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  • Nepal pitted in Group A with Palestine, Tajikistan

    Kathmandu, September 24 Nepal have been pitted in Group A in the fifth edition of Bangabandhu Gold Cup International Football Tournament, an invitational event organised by Bangladesh. Defending champions Nepal take on Tajikistan in the first group match of the tournament, which is to kick off on October in Bangladesh. The team will then play Palestine, the other team in the pool, on October 5. Similarly, hosts Bangladesh, the Philippines and Laos make Group ‘B’. The Nepali squad’s participation...

    Nepal’s Sandeep Lamichhane featured on ESPNcricinfo’s Most Countries Played In list

    Kathmandu, September 21 Nepal’s young cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane has been featured on the list of cricketers who played in most countries published by international cricket website ESPNcricinfo. The website’s The Cricket Monthly says Lamichhane is among six players who have played in most countries in past one year. He has played in nine countries, according to the website. The website has described Lamichhane’s inclusion on the list as a “heartening appearance… testimony to his talent and potential.” The list has Mohammad...

    A Division League to commence on September 29 after a gap of five years

    Kathmandu, September 16 Nepal’s football governing body, All Nepal Football Association, says it is organising the Martyrs’ Memorial A Division League from September 29. This is the first A Division League tournament of domestic football in past five years. The tournament could not be held in last four years owing to internal disputes in ANFA. Organising a press conference in Kathmandu, ANFA General Secretary Indra Man Tuladhar announced the date. According to him, the winning team will get a...

    Highlights at FINA Swimming World Cup Doha 2018

    Kathmandu,Sept 14:Katinka Hosszu of Hungary competes during the Women’s 400m Freestyle Final of FINA Swimming World Cup Doha 2018 in Doha, capital of Qatar on Sept. 13, 2018. Katinka Hosszu claimed the title with 4:10.02. (Xinhua/Nikku)

    We want to gift happiness to all Nepalis with SAFF victory:Maharjan

    Dhaka, September 12 Nepal national football team are playing against the Maldives in the first semifinal of the SAFF Championship in Dhaka of Bangladesh on Wednesday afternoon. They want to reach the final stage of the regional tournament for the first time in 25 years. The victory over the Maldives, however, is not easy. Whereas Nepal have never defeated them in any match of the SAFF Championship, they have made an impressive 4-1 win over the Maldives in the...

    Sandeep Lamichhane to play Afghanistan Premier League

    Kathmandu, September 11 Nepali national cricket team’s youth spinner Sandeep Lamichhane has been chosen for the Afghanistan Premier League (APL). The Nangarhar Cricket Squad of Afghanistan has decided to incorporate the 18-year-old leg spinner, who has already left a good impression in his Indian Premier League (IPL) debut. He is the first ever cricketer from Nepal to play the IPL. Other players in the team are Andre Russell, Mushfiqur Rahim, Najib Tarakai, Shafiqullah Shafaq, Ben Cutting, Tamim Iqbal, Mujeeb...

    Kargil Marathon winner Namgyal Yangmo ‘Mount Everest Marathon Goodwill Prize’

    Kathmandu, Sep 09: Tenzing Hillary Everest Marathon has conferred the ‘Mount Everest Marathon Goodwill Prize’ on Namgyal Yangmo of Kargil  the winner of women’s category in Half Marathon event of Kargil Internationl Marathon. Bikram Pandey Kaji of Tenzing Hillary Everest Marathon handed over the prize to the Kargil-based marathon runner at the closing ceremony of Kargil Interanational Marathon in Kargil on September 2. The award carries a purse of IRs 8,848 which symbolizes the height of Mount Everest  the tallest...

    Nepal enter semifinals of SAFF Championship

    Nepal’s Bimal Gharti Magar (blue) vies for the ball during a match against Bangladesh, under the SAFF Championship, on Saturday, September 8, 2018. Kathmandu,Sept 09: Defeating the hosts Bangladesh 2-0 in their last group stage match, Nepal have topped the Group ‘A’ table of ongoing SAFF Championship and entered the semifinals, according to newspaper reports. Nepal’s Bimal Gharti Magar and Nawayug Shrestha made the scores in 33rd and 90th minutes of the match, according to newspaper reports. Meanwhile, Bangladesh crashed...

    Nepal beat Bhutan in one-sided encounter

    Dhaka, September 7 Nepal trounced Bhutan 4-0 in their second match in the SAFF Championship football tournament in Bangladesh. In the match held at Bangabandhu stadium in Dhaka, Nepal took the lead in the 21st minute with a goal by Ananta Tamang. The first half ended 1-0 and Nepal scored three more goals in the second half to secure three important points. The second goal came in the 70th minute when Sunil Bal scored a rebound from an unsuccessful...

    Bal Gopal Maharjan and his boys looking to win big for Nepal

    Kathmandu,Sept 04:Bal Gopal Maharjan, the interim coach of Nepal’s national football team is paces back and forth as his trains for the upcoming SAFF Championship. Maharjan marshalls the members of the squad, whom he fondly calls as ‘my own boys’, from inside the field. He shouts at the midfielder to take the ball forward and cautions the defenders to hold their line. Maharjan has been involved with the development of the national team since 2012 when ANFA asked him to...

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