Giant India expects tough competition from Nepal

Published On: July 28, 2016 01:50 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 28: South Asian volleyball giant India is expecting Nepal to throw tough challenge when the women's national teams of the two sides meet during two friendly matches beginning at the National Sports Council's covered hall on Thursday. The second friendly will be held on Friday.

APF eves lift Nat’l Women’s Selection Championship title

Published On: July 27, 2016 01:50 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 27: Armed Police Force (APF) lifted the title of National Women's Selection Championship 2073 beating Eastern Region by 10 runs in the final on Tuesday.

President meets winners of Sports Award, AIPS officials

Published On: July 27, 2016 01:00 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 27: President Bidhya Devi Bhandari on Tuesday congratulated the winners of Pulsar Sports Award at her residence in Sital Niwas, Maharajgunj.

NVA ready for friendlies with India

Published On: July 27, 2016 12:30 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 27: Nepal Volleyball Association (NVA) on Tuesday said the national women volleyball team has completed preparations for two-friendly matches against India. NVA is hosting the friendlies on Thursday and Friday.

MOSCOW, July 26: The International Canoe Federation has barred five Russian canoeists from the Rio de Janeiro Olympics including Olympic champion Alexander Dyachenko after they were named in a report alleging a state-sponsored doping cover-up.

APF and Eastern to vie for national women's cricket title

Published On: July 25, 2016 09:18 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 25: APF Club and Eastern Region are set to vie for the title of the National Women's Selection Cricket Championship (20 overs) on Tuesday at the Tribhuvan University Ground in Kirtipur.

South Asian Veteran TT concludes

Published On: July 25, 2016 09:17 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU,July 25: Kumud Kumar Rai of India on Monday claimed the singles title of men's 50 years and above category in the First South Asian Veterans Table Tennis Tournament that concluded at the National Table Tennis Training Centre, Lainchaur in Kathmandu.

AIPS Asia meeting concludes

Published On: July 25, 2016 09:14 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 25: A two-day meeting of AIPS Asia, the sports journalists' federation of Asia, organized by Nepal Sports Journalists Forum (NSJF) concluded on Sunday in the capital.

KATHMANDU, July 24: Armed Police Force (APF) Club on Sunday entered the final of the Women's National Cricket Selection Championship (20 overs) beating Mid-western Region by nine wickets at the Tribhuvan University Ground in Kirtipur. Similarly, Far-western Region recorded win in its opener beating Western Region by eight wickets.

MoYS appoints Ansari at SAG preparation committee

Published On: July 24, 2016 08:39 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 24: Ministry for Youth and Sports (MoYS) appointed Nepal Olympic Committee member Samim Miyan Ansari as a member of the preparation and management committee for the 13th South Asian Games to be held in Nepal in 2018.