Eight taekwondo players to compete in India open

Published On: June 8, 2019 08:20 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 8:  Eight Nepali taekwondo players are set to participate in the Second India Open Taekwondo Tournament to be held in Hyderabad, India. The tournament, which runs from June 11 to 16, will see five men and three women taekwondo players from Nepal participate in the tournament.

POKHARA, June 8: Yukesh Gurung and Sushmi Shrestha have been adjudged the best players of the TVS Apache Pokhara Sports Award in Pokhara on Friday.

PARIS, June 7: The Women’s World Cup kicks off on Friday as hosts France take on South Korea. But if you were strolling the streets of Paris, you would be forgiven for not knowing it was happening.

(Reuters) - Several European clubs have announced their opposition to a proposed creation of a nearly closed Champions League from 2024 onwards.

NPC, TAC contesting in PM Cup Cricket Tournament finals

Published On: June 7, 2019 02:35 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, June 7: The departmental teams, Nepal Police Club (NPC) and Tribhuvan Army Club (TAC), are competing in the finals of the Prime Minister Cup One-Day National Men's Cricket Tournament tomorrow (Saturday) at the Tribhuvan University International Cricket Ground in Kirtipur.

Chandeshwari, Lord Buddha win Lumbini Futsal

Published On: June 7, 2019 12:01 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 7: Chandeshwari Academy and Lord Buddha Institute have become the champion of the First Lumbini Futsal Tournament on Thursday.

NSJF signs deals with Kelme Nepal, others

Published On: June 7, 2019 11:58 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 7: Nepal Sports Journalist Forum (NSJF) Thursday signed a three-year agreement deal with sportswear company Kelme, for the upcoming NSJF Sports Award.

Nepal holds Chinese Taipei as Rijal scores first goal

Published On: June 7, 2019 11:52 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 7: Striker Abhishek Rijal scored in his full debut as Nepal national football team held Chinese Taipei to a 1-1 draw in Taiwan in Nepal’s second friendly match in four days on Thursday.

PARIS, June 6: Teenage sensation Amanda Anisimova blew defending champion Simona Halep out of the French Open with a shock 6-2 6-4 victory in the quarter-finals on Thursday, and immediately set her sights on winning the Suzanne Lenglen Cup.

DURBAN, June 6: Cricket South Africa selection convenor Linda Zondi said on Thursday they have no regrets in turning down an approach from retired batsman AB de Villiers to make himself available for the Cricket World Cup in England.