India win Gabba thriller, claim series 2-1

Published On: January 19, 2021 01:54 PM NPT By: Reuters

INDIA, Jan 19: Rishabh Pant unleashed a Twenty20-style batting assault to fire India to an incredible three-wicket win in the fourth test decider on Tuesday as Ajinkya Rahane’s injury-ravaged tourists humbled Australia with a 2-1 series triumph.

Prince climbs to third place in junior badminton world ranking

Published On: January 16, 2021 12:18 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, Jan 16: Nepal's young shuttler Prince Dahal has taken a big leap in the junior badminton world ranking.  Dahal has climbed to the third place in the ranking published on Friday by the Badminton World Federation (BWF). He was in seventh place in the previous ranking.

KATHMANDU, Jan 15: Skipper of the Nepali National Cricket Team, Gyanendra Malla has said that Nepal will not be a  test playing nation in the world of cricket unless the governing body of this sports in the country, Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN), starts functioning as it is supposed to.

India willing to be patient with Pant after Sydney heroics

Published On: January 12, 2021 01:05 PM NPT By: Reuters

SYDNEY, Jan 12:  Rishabh Pant may not be the finished article as a wicketkeeper but India are ready to be patient with the exciting talent whose spectacular counter-attacking knock helped them pull off a great escape in the third test against Australia.

Ex-goalkeeper of national football team, Shahi, passes away

Published On: January 11, 2021 12:31 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, Jan 11: Former goalkeeper of the Nepali National Football Team and former general-secretary of All Nepal Football Association (ANFA), Lok Bahadur Shahi passed away at the age of 65.

Cricketer Lamichhane included in draft of Pakistan Super League

Published On: January 6, 2021 10:48 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Jan 6: Nepal's leg-spinner Sandeep Lamichhane has been included in the Pakistan Super League (PCL) draft.

Williamson hits double hundred, New Zealand flatten Pakistan

Published On: January 5, 2021 02:00 PM NPT By: Reuters

WELLINGTON, Jan 5: Skipper Kane Williamson smashed his fourth test double-hundred while Henry Nicholls and Daryl Mitchell notched up centuries to fuel New Zealand’s bid for a 2-0 series sweep in the second and final test against Pakistan on Tuesday.

MUMBAI, Jan 2: Former India captain Sourav Ganguly, who also heads the country’s cricket board (BCCI), was admitted to a hospital in Kolkata on Saturday after complaining of chest pain.

Sandip playing first match of Big Bash on Saturday

Published On: January 1, 2021 05:09 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Jan 1: Nepali leg spinner Sandip Lamichhane is playing the first match of the season in the ongoing Big Bash League in Australia on Saturday.

Australia fined for slow over-rate in loss to India

Published On: December 29, 2020 07:41 PM NPT By: Reuters

SYDNEY, Dec 29: Australia have been fined 40% of their match fee and penalised four ICC World Test Championship points for maintaining a slow over-rate in their defeat by India in the second test in Melbourne on Tuesday.