Raghav Pande

Pande is correspondent with Republica Online

Kobe Bryant: A global sports Icon and his 'Legacy'

Published On: January 28, 2020 05:20 PM NPT By: Raghav Pande

KATHMANDU, Jan 28: Kobe Bryant- Two powerful words in sports, yes not just in the sport of basketball, but the whole wide world of sports. The name and the man had a lasting impact on the lives of so many around the world.

Kiwis win toss, opt to field, in must win game

Published On: January 26, 2020 12:11 PM NPT By: Raghav Pande

KATHMANDU, Jan 26: New Zealand has won the toss in the 2nd T20 International match, being played at the Eden Park ground in Auckland, New Zealand. The Kiwis will be looking to post a big total to help put up a strong contest against the impressive Indian team, after their loss in the first match of the series.

25 Nepal Airlines pilots resign en masse owing to unfair treatment by management (with document)

Published On: January 24, 2020 11:20 AM NPT By: Raghav Pande

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: At least 25 out of the 40 Nepali pilots employed by the state-run Nepal Airlines have tendered their resignation with a three-month notice.

India's wicket-keeping conundrum - Rahul, the latest in line

Published On: January 23, 2020 12:33 PM NPT By: Raghav Pande

KATHMANDU, Jan 23: The wicket keeper's position in the Indian Cricket Team has once again come under the spotlight as the 'Men in Blue' continue to test and try a multitude of players and positions to try and replace the stalwart that is Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Ever since the World Cup in England, the former Captain of the team has been left out of all the shorter formats of the game that India has played in.

Hetauda declared as permanent capital of Province 3

Published On: January 12, 2020 12:22 PM NPT By: Raghav Pande

Kathmandu, Jan 12: Hetauda has been declared as the permanent capital of Province 3. Earlier, it was the provisional capital for the province and now it has been confirmed as the permanent capital by the state assembly.

Yearender: Top world sports events in 2019

Published On: December 31, 2019 06:30 PM NPT By: Raghav Pande

KATHMANDU, Dec 31: As the year 2019 draws to a close, let’s look at some of the sporting moments from the year which had a lasting memory and meaningful impact on sports fans all around the world. This year had it all in the world of sports, World cup year for Cricket and Rugby, which was as enthralling and nail-biting as had been suggested pre-tournament in both cases. Also, there was the Women’s Football World Cup, which witnessed more viewership and fan presence than ever before.

Third round of New Diamond Cup Open National Women’s Volleyball Tournament to begin from January 8

Published On: December 29, 2019 07:00 PM NPT By: Raghav Pande

KATHMANDU, Dec 29: The third round of New Diamond Cup Open National Women’s Volleyball Tournament will be held from January 8 to 11 at Dhorpatan Sports Club grounds in Kathmandu.

India Announces squad for Sri Lanka T20s and Australia ODIs

Published On: December 28, 2019 06:25 AM NPT By: Raghav Pande

KATHMANDU, DEC 27: There were no major surprises as BCCI announced its squads for the Sri Lanka T20 series and the ODI series against the Aussies from Down Under.

Hornets Sting United as Lampard’s Chelsea guns down Mourinho’s Hotspurs

Published On: December 23, 2019 03:11 PM NPT By: Raghav Pande

Kathmandu, Dec 23:  As the premier league approaches its annual Boxing Day clashes, this weekend’s action drew to a unexpected close on Sunday.

West Indies tame mighty Indians in spectacular fashion

Published On: December 17, 2019 01:45 PM NPT By: Raghav Pande

Kathmandu, Dec 17:  On the back of a series loss in the recently concluded T20 series to the hosts, the West Indian team inspired by a strong captain in Pollard, and game winning hundreds from Shai Hope and Shimron Hetmeyer, managed to shock the home team and the stun the crowd at a packed M.A Chidambaram stadium, in Chennai on Sunday.

Leicester Hand Initiative to Liverpool in Premier league Title Race

Published On: December 15, 2019 03:05 PM NPT By: Raghav Pande

KATHMANDU, Dec 15: Having won their last eight league games, nine including victory in the Carabao cup over Burton Albion, a run which has seen them overtake reigning champions Manchester City and emerge as Liverpool's chief rivals in the race for the English Premier league title.