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.

Liverpool sign Newcastle's Georginio Wijnaldum

Published On: July 23, 2016 01:55 PM NPT By: Republica

LIVERPOOL, July 23: Liverpool have completed the signing of Newcastle's Georginio Wijnaldum.

Women’s selection tournament begins today

Published On: July 23, 2016 12:20 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 23: National Sports Council (NSC) has cut short the Women's National Cricket Selection Tournament at the Tribhuvan University Ground in Kirtipur as the ground will be used by the men's team. The tournament being organized to pick the players for the ICC Women's World Cup Qualifier (Asia) will begin on Saturday and finish on Tuesday, much before the planned date.

Army honors players, coaches

Published On: July 22, 2016 08:20 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 22: Nepal Army on Friday honored seven players and five coaches, who are set to take part in the Rio Olympics, with Rs 25,000 each during a program held in the capital.

B Division Football League from August 1

Published On: July 22, 2016 08:18 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 22: The All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) is set to hold the Martyrs Memorial B Division League from August 1 at the ANFA Complex, Satdobato.

Barcelona signs Portugal midfielder Andre Gomes

Published On: July 22, 2016 01:44 PM NPT By: Associated Press

BARCELONA, July 22: Barcelona has signed Portugal midfielder Andre Gomes after securing his transfer from rival Spanish club Valencia.

Football dominates Pulsar Sports Award

Published On: July 21, 2016 09:54 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 21: Footballer Nawayug Shrestha and judoka Phupu Lhamu Khatri on Thursday won the highest sports accolade during the Pulsar Sports Award 2072, which saw the dominance of football.

Shrestha given special award posthumously

Published On: July 21, 2016 09:37 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 21: Lalit Krishna Shrestha was posthumously conferred the Special Award during Pulsar Sports Award ceremony on Thursday. Shrestha, the then acting president of All Nepal Football Association, was electrocuted on June 12 last year.