Playoff hopes evaporate, Dhoni already thinking of next IPL

Published On: October 25, 2020 10:00 AM NPT By: Reuters

UAE, Oct 25: Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has effectively accepted the three-time champions are out of the playoff race in this year’s Indian Premier League (IPL) and is already looking forward to next year’s competition.

Real Madrid sink Barca in 'Clasico' with help of Ramos penalty

Published On: October 25, 2020 09:20 AM NPT By: Reuters

BARCELONA, Oct 25: Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos once again proved to be the man for the big occasion as he converted a fiercely debated penalty to help his side to a 3-1 win over rivals Barcelona at an empty Camp Nou in La Liga on Saturday.

England's Morgan takes over as Kolkata captain in IPL

Published On: October 16, 2020 07:35 PM NPT By: Reuters

MUMBAI, Oct 16: England’s limited-overs captain Eoin Morgan will take over as captain of Indian Premier League side Kolkata Knight Riders after regular skipper Dinesh Karthik stepped down, the franchise announced on Friday.

DPL postponed in view of COVID-19

Published On: October 5, 2020 01:15 PM NPT By: Republica

DHANGADI, Oct 5: The Dhangadhi Premier League (DPL) Twenty20 Cricket Tournament has been postponed due to COVID-19 pandemic.

LONDON, Oct 4: Ethiopian Shura Kitata outsprinted Kenya’s Vincent Kipchumba to win a thrilling London Marathon on Sunday as a stunned world record holder Eliud Kipchoge faded late in the race to suffer his first defeat since 2013.

IPL launches probe after player reports corrupt approach

Published On: October 4, 2020 12:45 PM NPT By: Reuters

NEW DELHI, Oct 4: The Indian Premier League (IPL) has launched an investigation after one of the players in this year’s tournament in the United Arab Emirates reported being approached for possible corruption, the league’s integrity chief told Reuters on Sunday.

Barca announce signing of teenager Dest from Ajax

Published On: October 1, 2020 07:50 PM NPT By: Reuters

BARCELONA, Oct 1:  Barcelona have completed the signing of United States full back Sergino Dest from Ajax Amsterdam for 21 million euros (19 million pounds) plus five more in variables, the Liga side said on Thursday.

Three Nepalis arrested for online betting on IPL matches

Published On: October 1, 2020 12:49 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Oct 1: Nepal Police have arrested three persons on the charge of online betting on Indian Premier League (IPL) matches being held in the United Arab Emirates.

CAN signs deal with cricketers for a year categorizing their grades

Published On: September 23, 2020 12:48 PM NPT By: Republica

Grading of women cricketers made for the first time in Nepal

Promoted Curran hails 'genius' Dhoni after CSK win

Published On: September 20, 2020 07:11 PM NPT By: Reuters

UAE, Sept 20: England all-rounder Sam Curran termed Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni a “genius” after justifying his surprise promotion in the batting order in their Indian Premier League (IPL) opener against Mumbai Indians on Saturday.