LAUSANNE, Aug 25: Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter arrived for his appeal hearing against a six-year ban from football on Thursday, pledging to accept the verdict of the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

KATHMANDU, Aug 25: National league champion Ruslan Three Star Club has progressed to the final rounds of the AFC Cup play-off qualifiers as Group B champion. Three Star's entry to the next round was confirmed after home team Erchim FC of Mongolia overcame Cambodian outfit Nagaworld 1-0 in the last match of the group on Thursday.

MANCHESTER, Aug 25: Hull started the season as the English Premier League's "crisis club," regarded by some as the worst-prepared team ever to begin a top-flight campaign.

MONACO, Aug 25: Surprise English champion Leicester is in the pot of top seeds for the Champions League group-stage draw on Thursday despite being ranked 31st of the 32 teams by UEFA.

Record sponsorship for Boys Union

August 25, 2016 02:00 am

KATHMANDU, Aug 25: Divine Wines, a product of Shree Mahakali Wine Pvt Ltd, has signed a record sponsorship deal with B Division outfit Boys Union Club in the capital on Wednesday.

Badminton tournament from today

August 25, 2016 01:50 am

KATHMANDU, Aug 25: First Brothers Badminton Tournament is set to begin in Kathmandu on Thursday. Brothers Sports Hall, Gangata Youth Club and Dhorpatan Club are jointly organizing the four-day tournament on the occasion of Krishna Janmasthami.

Nilesh, Prerak into quarterfinals

August 25, 2016 01:20 am

KATHMANDU, Aug 25: Nilesh Shrestha of Boxing Fitness and Prerak Lama of Thankot have progressed to the quarterfinals in 60 kg of the 4th Nationwide and First Novice Boxing Tournament.

Second win for RCT

August 24, 2016 21:52 pm

KATHMANDU, Aug 24: Ranipokhari Corner Team (RCT) made it two out of two wins after a 2-1 victory over Khumaltar Youth Club in the Martyrs Memorial B Division League football tournament played on Wednesday at APF football ground in Halchowk, Kathmandu.

JFA goalkeeping course begins

August 24, 2016 21:13 pm

KATHMANDU, Aug 24: Japan Football Association (JFA) Goalkeeping Course began on Wednesday at the ANFA Complex, Satdobato on Wednesday.

LONDON, Aug 24: Neymar appears to have reignited his relationship with former flame Bruna Marquezine.