Former captain Ganguly set to become India board chief

Published On: October 14, 2019 06:30 PM NPT By: Reuters

MUMBAI, Oct 14: Former captain Sourav Ganguly is set to take charge as the head of India’s cricket board this month, completing his transition from star player to a top administrator.

'Superman' Saha silences doubters with superior glovework

Published On: October 14, 2019 04:20 PM NPT By: Reuters

MUMBAI, Oct 14: Wriddhiman Saha’s return to the Indian test side after a long injury-forced absence raised more than a few eyebrows but the wicketkeeper has silenced the doubters with his superlative glovework in the ongoing home series against South Africa.

Substitutes take Poland to Euro 2020 with North Macedonia win

Published On: October 14, 2019 03:45 PM NPT By: Reuters

WARSAW, Oct 14: Poland left it late before goals from substitutes Przemyslaw Frankowski and Arkadiusz Milik, both set up by Robert Lewandowski, gave them a 2-0 win over North Macedonia which guaranteed their place at Euro 2020 on Sunday.

50 percent of renovation work at Pokhara Stadium completed

Published On: October 14, 2019 11:13 AM NPT By: Dhana Basnet

POKHARA, Oct 14: As the13th South Asian Games closes, the renovation works of the Pokhara Stadium has gained momentum.

Bhutan holds Nepal to 1-1 draw

Published On: October 14, 2019 11:09 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Oct 14: Nepali women failed to defend their lead as they were held to a 1-1 draw against a sluggish Bhutanese side in the SAFF U-15 Championship in Bhutan on Sunday.

India beat South Africa at Pune to clinch series

Published On: October 13, 2019 03:55 PM NPT By: Reuters

MUMBAI, Oct 1: India maintained their formidable home record by crushing South Africa by an innings and 137 runs in the second test at Pune to clinch the three-test series with a match to spare on Sunday.

Kipchoge runs unofficial marathon in under two hours

Published On: October 12, 2019 02:40 PM NPT By: Reuters

VIENNA, Oct 12: Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge made athletics history on Saturday when he became the first person to run a marathon in under two hours although his remarkable effort will not be recognized by the sport’s governing body.

India quicks leave South Africa in disarray at Pune

Published On: October 12, 2019 12:59 PM NPT By: Reuters

MUMBAI, Oct 12: India fast bowlers Umesh Yadav and Mohammed Shami made early inroads to leave South Africa in complete disarray on day three of the second test at Pune on Saturday.

Nepal suffers second straight loss in SAFF U-15

Published On: October 12, 2019 10:56 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Oct 12: Nepal U-15 women’s team has suffered a 2-1 loss at the hands of Bangladesh in the second match of the ongoing third SAFF U-15 Women’s Championship in Bhutan on Friday.

Preparations for second PPL begins

Published On: October 12, 2019 10:40 AM NPT By: DHAN BASNET

POKHARA, Oct 12: As the second edition of the franchise cricket tournament Pokhara Premier League (PPL) comes close—scheduled to start from November 12 in Pokhara—the preparation of the ground has started.