KATHMANDU, Feb 21: National football team head coach Gyotoku Koji has said that the upcoming AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers will be a good chance for the Nepali team to improve its weaknesses that were seen during the AFC Solidarity Cup.

Cricket dispute comes closer to solution

Published On: February 20, 2017 10:15 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Feb 20: A meeting of the ICC Advisory Committee has in principle agreed to solve the dispute of Nepali cricket by upholding the statute of the suspended Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) rather than drafting a new statute for formation of a cricket board.

ACC Emerging Cup from March 25; DPL likely to be postponed

Published On: February 20, 2017 09:40 PM NPT By: AJAY PHUYAL

KATHMANDU, Feb 20: Nepal is set to take part in the ACC Emerging Teams Cup 2017 scheduled from March 25 to April 5 in Bangladesh.

Amateur Tenzing takes lead on opening day

Published On: February 20, 2017 09:40 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Feb 20: Amateur golfer Tenzing Tsering took the lead after first round of play in the Surya Nepal Central Open, the fourth event under the Surya Nepal Golf Tour 2016-17, at the par-72 Gokarna Golf Club in Kathmandu on Monday.

Sankata into Budhasubba semis

Published On: February 20, 2017 09:20 PM NPT By: Rohit Rai

KATHMANDU, Feb 20: CMG Club Sankata has advanced to the semifinals of the ongoing Nineteenth Budhasubba Gold Cup defeating Armed Police Force (APF) 1-0 on Monday.

Dharan Blue into semifinal with convincing win over Sahara

Published On: February 20, 2017 11:09 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Feb 20: The blue team of host Dharan Football Club has reached the semifinal of the 19th Budhasubba Red Bull Gold Cup with a convincing 3-0 win over Sahara Club of Pokhara on Sunday.

Manang off to winning start in Bangladesh

Published On: February 19, 2017 10:00 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Feb 19: African recruit Olawale O Afeez inspired visiting Manang Marsyangdi Club to a 2-0 win over home team Mohammedan Sporting Club of Bangladesh on Sunday in the Sheikh Kamal International Club Cup.

ICC holds meeting with suspended CAN

Published On: February 19, 2017 09:50 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Feb 19: The International Cricket Council's (ICC) Advisory Committee held a meeting for the second day with the office bearers of the suspended Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) on Sunday. The controversially-elected CAN was suspended by the ICC on April 25 citing government interference and later formed a six-member ICC Advisory Committee with a view to 'solve crisis of Nepali cricket'.

NNIPA player of the year award on Feb 28

Published On: February 19, 2017 09:00 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Feb 19: Nepal National and International Players Association (NNIPA) is set to organize the best player of the year award 2072 in the capital on February 28.

Surya Nepal Central Open tees off today

Published On: February 19, 2017 09:00 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Feb 19: Surya Nepal Central Open, the fourth event under Surya Nepal Golf Tour 2016-17, will tee off on Monday at Gokarna Golf Club in Kathmandu. The four-day event to be played over 72 holes will conclude on February 23.