ITAHARI, Dec 26: Chandrakala Lamgade of Nepal Police Club on Sunday set her second national record in athletics under the ongoing Seventh National Games. Chandrakala set fresh record in women’s javelin throw on Sunday at Itahari Stadium, a day after achieving the similar feat in shot put.

BIRATNAGAR, Dec 26: "The Seventh National Games to be held in the Eastern Region will be conducted in the best ever sports infrastructures in the history of all National Games held so far. The seventh edition will set a milestone in terms of facilities to be used there," Keshav Kumar Bista, the member secretary of National Sports Council had made an ambitious declaration two weeks ago during a program organized to brief about the Games in the Capital.

Former England midfielder Frank Lampard says he will be "in close contact" with his old club Chelsea as he decides on his next career move.

Army clinched gold in sepak takraw

December 25, 2016 14:26 pm

BIRATNAGAR, Dec 25: Nepal Army won gold in the sepak takraw final under the 7th National Games underway in Dharan, Sunsari.

A strong fourth innings fightback that had nearly clinched a remarkable record run chase in the first test loss to Australia in Brisbane had given Pakistan the confidence they needed for the rest of the series, captain Misbah-ul-haq has said.

French champions Paris Saint Germain have agreed to sign Germany midfielder Julian Draxler from VfL Wolfsburg on a four-year deal subject to a medical, the Bundesliga club said on Saturday.

Former England boss Sam Allardyce has signed a 2-1/2 year contract to take over as manager of Premier League strugglers Crystal Palace, the London club said on Friday.

10th HISSAN Kaski Sports Meet kicks off

December 24, 2016 11:09 am

POKHARA, Dec 24: The 10th edition of HISSAN Kaski Sports Meet has kicked off at the Pokhara stadium.

BIRATNAGAR, Dec 24: The seventh edition of National Games formally kicked off on Friday after President Bidyadevi Bhandari announced the opening of the games from Shahid Stadium of Biratnagar.

Wins for departmental teams

December 24, 2016 09:09 am

DHARAN, Dec 24: Departmental teams Armed Police Force (APF) and Tribhuvan Army Club recorded wins in their opening matches of men’s football played under Seventh National Games here on Friday.