Martens sends Netherlands through to maiden quarter-finals

Published On: June 26, 2019 12:40 PM NPT By: Reuters

RENNES, June 26: The Netherlands reached the women’s World Cup quarter-finals for the first time when Lieke Martens’ last-gasp penalty earned them a 2-1 victory against Japan on Tuesday.

Manang looking for first win in AFC Cup

Published On: June 26, 2019 09:57 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 26: A-Division League winner Manang Marshyangdi Club will take on Chennaiyin FC in a bid to end the already-frustrating AFC Cup campaign with a win in Lalitpur on Wednesday.

Nominees for four categories of NSJF Sports Award announced

Published On: June 26, 2019 09:48 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 26: Nominees for four categories of the upcoming Pulsar NSJF Sports Award have been announced on Tuesday.

Pulsar Sports Award Nominees announced

Published On: June 25, 2019 08:00 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, June 25: The Selection Committee of Nepal Sports Journalists Forum unveiled the nominees of the male, female, youth and coach of the year categories at a press conference here today.

Ex-West Indies cricketer Lara admitted to hospital

Published On: June 25, 2019 04:01 PM NPT By: Pratik Rana

MUMBAI, June 25: Former West Indies cricket legend Brian Lara has been admitted to a hospital in Mumbai after a complaint of chest pain on Tuesday.

Cavani pounces against Chile to give Uruguay top spot

Published On: June 25, 2019 10:03 AM NPT By: Reuters

RIO DE JANEIRO, June 25: A late header from Edinson Cavani gave Uruguay a 1-0 win over Copa America holders Chile on Monday which saw them snatch top spot in Group C at their opponents’ expense and set up a quarter-final meeting with Peru.

REIMS, June 24: Spain coach Jorge Vilda says part of the challenge in facing the United States is making sure his players aren’t intimidated by the defending Women’s World Cup champions.

Sudur Paschim registers second win

Published On: June 24, 2019 11:13 AM NPT By: DIL BAHADUR CHHATYAL

DHANGADHI, June 24: Sudur Paschim Province has registered its straight second win of the ongoing Fourth Prime Minister (PM) Cup T-20 Cricket Tournament defeating Province 5 by 51 runs in Mahendranagar on Sunday.

CHITWAN, June 24: The State-3 government has appropriated Rs 50 million for the construction of Gautam Buddha International Cricket Stadium in Chitwan.

PORTO ALEGRE, June 24: An early goal from Lautaro Martinez and a late second from Sergio Aguero gave Argentina a 2-0 win over Qatar on Sunday, a deserved victory that takes them into the Copa America quarter-finals to face Venezuela.