Kadel, Nakarmi off to France under Carlsberg scheme

Published On: June 15, 2016 08:47 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 16: Two winners of the Carlsberg 'Live it Live' promotion campaign -- Naba Raj Kadel and Om Karesh Nakarmi --left for France on Friday to watch a live match of UEFA Euro Championship.

Liverpool legend John Arne Riise announces retirement

Published On: June 14, 2016 06:40 PM NPT By: Republica

OSLO,June 13: Ex Liverpool left back John Arne Riise has announced his retirement from professional football. Former Norway international who won Champions League with Anfield club in 2005 has decided to hang up his boots ending his contract at boyhood club Aalesund.

PARIS,June 13: "Why do you carry on playing?" Zlatan received this question from a French journo, during Sweden's press conference before the game Republic of Ireland. "The legend can still deliver" Swedish captain who have won 13 league titles in 14 seasons for different European clubs answered in style.

Hodgson and Rooney to English fans : 'Stay out of trouble'

Published On: June 14, 2016 06:27 PM NPT By: Republica

PARIS,June 13:England manager Roy Hodgson and captain Wayne Rooney have appealed directly to fans to end the violence after UEFA warned the both English FA and Russian FA that a repeat of violence could result expulsion from EURO 2016. Three Lions boss Hodgson and captain Rooney have issued a message about fan behavior in a video posted on England's official Twitter account.

Open badminton from June 25

Published On: June 14, 2016 06:09 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 13: Peace Fitness Center, Kathmandu is holding the Open Badminton Tournament at its own court in Sinamangal from June 25 to July 2.

Birgunj, Manohara enter super league

Published On: June 14, 2016 06:05 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 13: Birgunj Youth Academy and Manohara United Youth Club on Monday entered the super league round of the Martyr's Memorial C Division Football League being held at the ANFA Complex, Satdobato.

Nandi beats Blue Wren by 7-1

Published On: June 14, 2016 06:00 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 13: Nandi School recorded 7-1 win over Blue Wren in the Coca Cola Inter-school Football Tournament at Sano Gaucharan in Kathmandu on Monday.

Impressive Italy beats Belgium 2-0 at Euro 2016

Published On: June 14, 2016 05:58 PM NPT By: Republica

LYON, France, June 14: The jubilant scenes were reminiscent of Italy's triumph at the 2006 World Cup after the final whistle in Lyon on Monday night.

Ibrahimovic helps Sweden rescue 1-1 draw with Ireland

Published On: June 14, 2016 05:52 PM NPT By: Republica

SAINT-DENIS, France, June 14: Zlatan Ibrahimovic, the star who calls himself a legend, saved Sweden yet again.

Friendly football among litterateurs in the offing

Published On: June 14, 2016 05:45 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 14: The 'First Literary Friendly Football Match' will take place on Saturday pitching prominent litterateurs and literary figures against each other for the first time in Nepali history.