Nepal to play friendly matches with Oman and Timor Leste

Published On: May 26, 2022 08:29 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, May 26: Nepal is to play friendly football matches with Oman and Timor Leste. Both the games will be played in Doha, Qatar in the lead up to the AFC Asian Cup qualifiers.

KATHMANDU, May 8: Boxer Abiral Ghimire from Nepal has reportedly set a world record for his undefeated participation in the ‘Hit Professional Kick Boxing Tournament’.  He has won the match for 14 consecutive times.

Hangzhou Asian Games postponed until 2023 over COVID

Published On: May 6, 2022 03:33 PM NPT By: Reuters

NEW DELHI, May 6: The Asian Games scheduled to take place in the Chinese city of Hangzhou in September have been postponed until 2023 because of the COVID-19 situation, the governing Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) said on Friday.

Poornima Shrestha summits Mt Kanchanjunga

Published On: May 5, 2022 06:53 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, May 5: Photo journalist turned climber Poornima Shrestha has successfully scaled Mt Kanchenjunga, according to Dawa Sherpa of the Seven Summit Treks Private Limited, an expedition company that organized her expedition.

KATHMANDU, May 1: Nepali national football team head coach Abdullah Al Mutairi has called in additional 17 players for the closed camp training being held for the preparation of the AFC Asian Cup qualifiers. After the coach fired Rohit Chand in the absence of captain Kiran Chemchong, nine other players left the closed camp training program on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, April 29: Four office-bearers - three vice-presidents and a member - of the All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) have demanded that a meeting of the working committee of the national football-governing body be held immediately to resolve the dispute between national football players and head coach Abdullah Al Mutairi.

National footballers dissatisfied with coach Al Mutairi

Published On: April 29, 2022 01:19 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, April 29: Nepali national football team members have expressed their dissatisfaction against head coach of the team, Abdullah Al Mutairi, and said that they had to leave the closed camp being held for the preparation for the AFC Asian Cup qualifiers due to him.

Boxer Punam from Nepal wins bronze in Thailand Open

Published On: April 10, 2022 02:35 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, April 10: Nepal has won a bronze medal in an international boxing tournament held in Phuket of Thailand.

Chairman Dahal flags off cycling marathon in Chitwan

Published On: April 9, 2022 12:18 PM NPT By: Republica

CHITWAN, April 9: CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal flagged off the 65-km cycling marathon on the banks of Narayani early today. On the occasion, Chairman Dahal said that bicycles are very suitable in all aspects and praised the organizers and the Provincial Sports Development Council of Bagmati for holding the cycling marathon.

Nepal reaches final of Triangular T20 Int’l Cricket Series

Published On: March 31, 2022 05:04 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, March 31: Nepal has reached the final of the Triangular T20 International Cricket Series, defeating Papua New Guinea (PNG) at the Kirtipur-based TU Cricket Ground for a second time in the series on Thursday.