TURIN, Oct 7: Italy forward Graziano Pelle has been removed from the team's squad for refusing to shake coach Gian Piero Ventura's hand after a substitution.

KATHMANDU, Oct 8: In a prize distribution ceremony held on the last day of the Martyrs Memorial B Division League at ANFA Complex, a group of local fans of Chyasal Youth Club were at the stadium with the local Newari musical instruments to cheer the new champion.

Handball teams leaving for Dhaka today

October 7, 2016 00:41 am

KATHMANDU, Oct 7: Nepali men's and women's handball teams are set to leave for Dhaka, Bangladesh on Saturday to take part in the IHF Trophy scheduled for October 9 to 13. Men's team will take part in the U-21 event while women's team will vie in the U-20 event.

Seminar held for instructors

October 6, 2016 21:09 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 6: A two-day Uma Kungfu instructor seminar was held in the capital on Sunday. The seminar included 22 participants including 15 coaches from Nepal, six from Canada and one from United States of America.

ANFA beats NSJF in a friendly

October 6, 2016 21:01 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 6: All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) has defeated Nepal Sports Journalists Forum (NSJF) 4-1 in a friendly match organized on the occasion of Dashain festival on Thursday.

NSC pays CAN employees' wages

October 6, 2016 20:51 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 6: National Sports Council (NSC) has provided the due wages of last five months to the employees of the Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) on Thursday. CAN employees were not paid salary since the association's suspension from International Cricket Council (ICC) last April.

SUWON, South Korea, Oct 6:  In-form Tottenham Hotspur forward Son Heung-Min grabbed the winner as South Korea came from behind to beat Qatar 3-2 and take a step towards the 2018 Russia World Cup on Thursday.

Germany out to fix misfiring attack

October 6, 2016 19:24 pm

BERLIN, Oct 6: Germany host the Czech Republic on Saturday in the first of back-to-back World Cup 2018 qualifiers targeting two home wins despite missing main striker Mario Gomez.

KATHMANDU, Oct 6: Head coach of Nepali women's cricket team, Raju Basnet, has expressed his satisfaction toward the preparation of the team for the ICC 2016 Women's World Cup Qualifier-Asia, to be held in Hong Kong fron October 9-13. The Nepali team is leaving for Hong Kong on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 5: With a view to build a national-level stadium, Chandragiri Municipality is organizing Naikap Gold Cup at Naikap, Kathmandu from October 15 to 30.