HUDDERSFIELD, Aug 12: Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur enjoyed away wins on the opening Saturday of the Premier League season while promoted Fulham and Cardiff City were given quick reminders of the tough task they face on their returns to the top flight.
MANCHESTER, Aug 11: World Cup winner Paul Pogba’s third minute penalty and a late goal from Luke Shaw gave Manchester United a 2-1 win over Leicester City at Old Trafford in the opening game of the Premier League season on Friday.
KATHMANDU, Aug 11: Nepal national cricket team is back home after squaring the two-match series one-all against the Netherlands in Amstelveen. Nepal defeated the Netherlands by a run in the second ODI match on August 3. The closed camp for Asia Cup Qualifiers is set to begin on August 14.
KATHMANDU, Aug 11: Although the All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) has courted controversies by deciding to organize a no-relegation league and unofficially sacking the assistant coach of the national team Raju Kaji Shakya, the Nepal football governing body claims the first three months under the new leadership of President Karma Tshering Sherpa has been largely successful.
KATHMANDU, Aug 11: Nepal’s leg-spin sensation Sandeep Lamichhane made a memorable debut for St. Kitts and Nevis Patriots in the ongoing Caribbean Premier League (CPL) against Guyana Amazon Warriors at Providence on Friday. He picked up two wickets in his four overs in Patriots’ loss by six wickets.