Brazil without Neymar as Portugal target World Cup last 16

Published On: November 28, 2022 09:28 PM NPT By: AFP/RSS

DOHA, Nov 28: Brazil must do without injured star forward Neymar against Switzerland at the World Cup on Monday as Cristiano Ronaldo looks to lead Portugal into the last 16 in Qatar.

Ghana sees off South Korea 3-2 to keep World Cup hopes alive

Published On: November 28, 2022 09:05 PM NPT By: Agencies

DOHA, Nov 28: Mohammed Kudus scored twice as Ghana edged South Korea 3-2 in a dramatic World Cup match on Monday to keep alive their hopes of reaching the last 16, AFP reported.

Cameroon rally for 3-3 draw with Serbia at World Cup

Published On: November 28, 2022 06:32 PM NPT By: AFP/RSS

DOHA, Nov 28: Cameroon fought back from two goals down to earn a 3-3 draw against Serbia at the World Cup on Monday, keeping both teams in contention for a place in the last 16.

Gap-toothed assassin Fuellkrug digs Germany out of World Cup hole

Published On: November 28, 2022 04:47 PM NPT By: AFP/RSS

AL KHOR, Nov 28: A wildcard selection in Germany's World Cup squad, journeyman striker Niclas Fuellkrug -- nicknamed 'Gap' due to a missing front tooth -- may have plugged coach Hansi Flick's biggest hole in Qatar.

India's Gaikwad hits seven sixes in one over

Published On: November 28, 2022 04:20 PM NPT By: Agencies

NEW DELHI, Nov 28: India batsman Ruturaj Gaikwad on Monday smashed an unprecedented seven successive sixes in one over of a 50-overs domestic match -- courtesy of a no-ball.

Costa Rica beat Japan to hand Germany World Cup lifeline

Published On: November 27, 2022 06:59 PM NPT By: AFP/RSS

DOHA, Nov 27: Costa Rica stunned Japan 1-0 thanks to a late goal at the World Cup on Sunday to blow Group E wide open and hand a potential lifeline to Germany.

Gutsy Australia squeeze past Tunisia to revive World Cup hopes

Published On: November 26, 2022 07:25 PM NPT By: AFP/RSS

DOHA, Nov 26: Australia won a World Cup game for only the third time in their history with a dogged 1-0 victory over Tunisia on Saturday to revive their last-16 hopes.

Argentina look to Messi to salvage World Cup bid

Published On: November 26, 2022 04:15 PM NPT By: AFP/RSS

DOHA, Nov 26: Argentina will seek to save their World Cup skins in Qatar on Saturday when Lionel Messi and his teammates face Mexico in a match they cannot afford to lose.

In Pictures: Farewell to Temporary Police Recruits

Published On: November 24, 2022 05:16 PM NPT By: Prasan Gurung

KATHMANDU, Nov 24:   Nepal Police gives farewell to temporary police recruits at the City Police Office, Bhrikutimandap, Kathmandu on Thursday.

Qatar’s Emir Hails Diversity of FIFA World Cup

Published On: November 24, 2022 05:09 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Nov 24: Qatar’s Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani hailed the diversity of the FIFA World Cup during the opening ceremony of the mega event on November 20.