Havertz double helps Bayer to 4-1 win at Werder

Published On: May 19, 2020 07:16 AM NPT By: Reuters

BREMEN, GERMANY, May 19: Bayer Leverkusen stayed in the hunt for a top-four finish in the Bundesliga after two goals by striker Kai Havertz as well as one each by Mitchell Weiser and Kerem Demirbay helped them to a 4-1 win at struggling Werder Bremen on Monday.

Sporting world focussed on Germany as Bundesliga resumes

Published On: May 16, 2020 06:49 PM NPT By: Reuters

BERLIN, May 16: The gaze of the sporting world will fall on Germany this weekend as the Bundesliga becomes the first major soccer league to emerge from the shutdown caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

BARCELONA, May 5:  Barcelona’s players will return to their training ground on Wednesday for the first time since early March to undergo testing for the coronavirus as La Liga clubs begin the path back to activity ahead of a planned return to action in June.

LONDON, May 3:  England’s Jason Roy is ready to play in empty stadiums if the post-coronavirus situation demands so, said the opener who got a taste of it in his last outing.

ZURICH, April 29:  FIFA’s medical committee chairman Michel D’Hooghe has said football should not be played until at least the start of September to limit the spread of the new coronavirus and when it does resume that yellow cards be handed out for spitting.

Now free on bail, Ronaldinho thanks fellow inmates

Published On: April 28, 2020 08:19 AM NPT By: Reuters

ASUNCION, April 28:After leaving prison in Paraguay earlier this month, former Brazil international Ronaldinho Gaucho has finally broken his silence and said he was shocked to discover the Paraguayan passports delivered to his home were false and illegal.

Pakistan's Akmal banned for breaching anti-corruption code

Published On: April 27, 2020 08:09 PM NPT By: Reuters

LAHORE, April 27: Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal has been banned from all cricket for three years after a disciplinary panel on Monday found him guilty of breaking his country’s anti-corruption codes.

Arsenal to re-open training ground to players

Published On: April 26, 2020 09:45 AM NPT By: Reuters

LONDON, April 26: Arsenal will re-open their London Colney training ground to their players next week for individual training but the Premier League club will continue to observe social distancing rules amid the coronavirus outbreak, they said on Saturday.

Premier League matches could be on free to air TV

Published On: April 23, 2020 11:45 AM NPT By: Reuters

LONDON, April 23: England’s Premier League could make games available on free-to-air broadcasting once the season resumes following the suspension due to the coronavirus, Britain’s culture secretary said in quotes reported by the BBC on Wednesday.

5th NVA national volleyball tournament withheld

Published On: April 19, 2020 11:51 AM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, April 19: The Nepal Volleyball Association has postponed the 5th NVA National women's and men's volleyball tournament.