Footballers dominates nominees list for Sports Award

Published On: July 14, 2016 05:00 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 14: Footballers dominated the list of nominees for the Pulsar Sports Award to be held in the capital on July 21. Altogether five players and coaches were nominated in various four categories of the sports award on Wednesday.

'Nepal working hard to improve level'

Published On: July 14, 2016 01:10 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 14: Nepal is expecting to improve its performance in women's volleyball against India in two friendly matches slated for July 28 and 29 at the covered hall of National Sports Council, Tripureshwar in Kathmandu.

KU wins Prime Minister Cup

Published On: July 14, 2016 12:20 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 14: Kathmandu University (KU) became the champion of the First Prime Minister Cup University Level National Sports Tournament that concluded in the capital on Wednesday. KU bagged four gold, four silver and five bronze medals.

19 players to get Geetanjali College scholarship

Published On: July 13, 2016 08:29 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 13: Geetanjali College on Wednesday announced full scholarships to 18 footballers and an archer for grade 11 and 12. Among them, four footballers are from the national team.

'Sports Award' nominees declared

Published On: July 13, 2016 05:52 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 13: Nepal Sports Journalists Forum (NSJF) has announced the nominees for this year's Pulsar Sports Award.

Five of Euro 2016's biggest flops

Published On: July 13, 2016 09:10 AM NPT By: Agencies

Here are five stars who failed to live up to expectations at Euro 2016, Zlatan Ibrahimovic(, Thomas Mueller, Joe Hart, Sergio Ramos

Gold for Neer and Ganga

Published On: July 13, 2016 01:50 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 13: Neer Bikram Devkota of Tribhuvan University (TU) and Ganga Bista of Far-western University (FWU) on Tuesday claimed badminton singles title in men's and women's sections respectively in the Prime Minister Cup University-level National Sports being held in the capital.

Sirish, Gaurika qualify for Rio Olympics

Published On: July 13, 2016 01:20 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 13: Swimmers Sirish Gurung and Gaurika Singh have secured places for Rio Olympics 2016 to be held from August 5-21.

Samrakshak, Mahika get ITF grants

Published On: July 13, 2016 01:10 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 13: Nepali lawn tennis player Samrakshak Bhusan Bajrachary and Mahika Rana have received $ 1000 each as travel grants from International Tennis Federation's grand slam development fund.

'Sports to be prioritized in coming years'

Published On: July 13, 2016 12:20 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 13: Minister for Information and Communications Sherdhan Rai on Monday said that the government will allocate sufficient budget in coming years for the development of sports.