Wins for Innovative and Golden Gate

Published On: June 28, 2016 08:26 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU,June28: Innovative and Golden Gate on Tuesday recorded wins in the men's section of the Morgan Cup 12th Women's and 13th Men's National Club-wide Basketball Tournament being held in Kathmandu.

Ideal School and Sainik Awasiya progress

Published On: June 28, 2016 08:22 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June28: Ideal School and Sainik Awasiya School secured their places in the girl's regional level event of the Coca Cola Inter-school Football Tournament as both the teams won their respective matches at Sano Gaucharan in Kathmandu on Tuesday.

Some fans, players, and even Argentina’s president and the country’s greatest player Diego Maradona asked Messi to reconsider. Other supporters on Monday were simply sad that one of the all-time greats is departing the national team prematurely.

Messi fails to match Maradona success in Argentina shirt

Published On: June 28, 2016 03:31 PM NPT By: Agencies

But, while Maradona reached the heights by lifting the World Cup, Messi's only major international honour has been Olympic gold at the 2008 Beijing Games, even though at club level he has won four Champions Leagues with Spanish greats Barcelona.

England out of Euro 2016, beaten by Iceland

Published On: June 28, 2016 07:31 AM NPT By: Associated Press

NICE, France, June 28: Iceland, whose population of 330,000 makes it the smallest nation ever to compete at the tournament, pulled off one of the biggest shocks in European Championship history by beating England 2-1 in the round of 16.

Italy ends its losing run against Spain with 2-0 win

Published On: June 28, 2016 07:19 AM NPT By: Associated Press

SAINT-DENIS, France, June 27: Spain's era of dominance at the European Championship came to an end Monday when Italy beat the two-time defending champion 2-0 in the round of 16.

Win for GAA and Prime in National Basketball

Published On: June 28, 2016 01:20 AM NPT By: Republica

REPUBLICA,June28: GAA and Prime on Monday recorded victories in the Prime Cup 12th Women's and 13th Men's National Club-wide Basketball Tournament in men's and women's sections respectively.

Army and Lumbini to vie for U-18 football title

Published On: June 28, 2016 12:35 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 28:Tribhuvan Army Club and Jagadamba Lumbini Football Club will vie for the maiden title of Lalit Memorial U-18 Football Tournament as both secured berths in the final on Monday. The final match will be played on Wednesday.

Police, APF finish group winners

Published On: June 28, 2016 12:25 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 28:The semifinal line-up of Yeti Flooring National Women Volleyball Tournament got completed as Nepal Police Club, Armed Police Force (APF) Club, New Diamond Academy and Western Region secured last four spots on Monday.

Messi exit leaves Argentinian football in turmoil

Published On: June 28, 2016 12:20 AM NPT By: Agence France-Presse

EAST RUTHERFORD, June 28:Lionel Messi sensationally announced his international retirement leaving Argentinian football in turmoil after a traumatic penalty shootout defeat to Chile in the Copa America final.