KATHMANDU, Feb 16: Nepal faced a defeat in the second semi-final match of the ACC Women’s Premier Cup against Malaysia by four wickets, shattering their dream of playing in the Asia Cup.

In the world of sports, there are moments that transcend the final score, moments that evoke national pride and unity, and moments that remind us of the indomitable spirit of athletes. Nepal's recent journey in the Asia Cup was one such moment. While the Nepali cricket team may not have clinched victory against India and Pakistan, they emerged as true champions in the hearts of Nepalis and cricket enthusiasts worldwide. The

KANDY, Sri Lanka, Sept 4: Rain halted India at 17-0 in reply to Nepal's 230 in the final Group A match of the Asia Cup in Pallekele on Monday.

KANDY, Sri Lanka, Sept 4: The Group A clash of the Asia Cup between India and cricketing minnows Nepal in Pallekele in Sri Lanka was briefly halted by rainfall on Monday.

Nepal to face India in Asia Cup today

September 4, 2023 10:07 am

KATHMANDU, Sep 4: In today's Asia Cup showdown, Nepal is set to take on India, provided the weather holds up. The match is scheduled to kick off at 3:30 PM at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium in Kandy, Sri Lanka.

KATHMANDU, Aug 31: Nepali cricket team has reached Sri Lanka for the second match of Asia Cup 2023.

MULTAN, Pakistan, Aug 30: World number one batter Babar Azam and Iftikhar Ahmed scored punishing hundreds as Pakistan reached 342-6 against Nepal in the opening game of the Asia Cup in Multan on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Aug 28: Cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane is leaving for Pakistan on Monday morning to play Asia Cup cricket. According to the Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN), he will fly to Pakistan via Doha by Qatar Airlines at 11:20AM.

KATHMANDU, Aug 27: The rape trial of Nepal's cricket star Sandeep Lamichhane was postponed Sunday, allowing him to join teammates in Pakistan for the upcoming Asia Cup, his lawyer said.

Kathmandu, Aug 22:  President Ram Chandra Paudel has extended best wishes to the Nepali national cricket team leaving for Pakistan to play the Asia Cup international cricket tournament.

KATHMANDU, May 2: Nepal has been selected for the Asia Cup after its 7-wicket victory over the UAE in the final match of the ACC Men’s Premier Cup held at the Tribhuvan University Cricket Ground in Kirtipur on Tuesday. Nepal’s crushing victory in the reserve-day match due to rainfall on Monday not only saw the hosts lift the title but also qualify for Asia’s biggest tournament for the second time after 2014.

KATHMANDU, May2: Former President Bidya Devi Bhandari has extended congratulations to Nepali cricket team for qualifying for Asia Cup by winning the title of ACC Men's Premier Cup.

KATHMANDU, May 2: Nepal has been selected for the Asia Cup by defeating the UAE in the final of the ACC Premier Cup. Today, Nepal defeated the UAE by 7 wickets and won the title and was selected for the Asia Cup.

KATHMANDU, May 2: Nepal has been selected for Asia Cup by defeating UAE in the final of ACC Premier Cup. Today, Nepal defeated UAE by 7 wickets and won the title and was selected for the Asia Cup.

Nepal knocked-out of Asia Cup race

March 5, 2020 12:01 pm

KATHMANDU, March 5: Nepal cricket team’s nine-wicket win over Thailand went in vain as it was knocked-out of the Asia Cup race after Singapore completed a 16-run win over Hong Kong in the ongoing ACC Eastern Region T20 Qualifiers.

Nepal loses to Hong Kong by 43 runs

March 1, 2020 18:17 pm

KATHMANDU, March 1: Nepal has been thrashed by Hong Kong by 43 runs during ACC Asia Cup Eastern Region Qualifiers match held in Terdthai cricket ground in Bangkok, Thailand on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Aug 23: Sundeep Jora, Aasif Sheikh and Surya Tamang have made returns in the 15-men squad after Asian Cricket Council (ACC) approved the squad for next month’s ACC U-19 Asia Cup to be held in Sri Lanka from September 5 to 14.

KATHMANDU, May 15: Nepal wheelchair cricket team is set to host India in the inaugural match of the first ever Wheelchair T20 Cricket Asia Cup set to be held at Tribhuvan University Cricket Ground in Kirtipur from Wednesday.

DUBAI, Jan 28: When the United Arab Emirates take on bitter Gulf rivals Qatar in the Asian Cup semi-finals on Tuesday, good luck spotting the Qatari fans.

KATHMANDU, Dec 24: Nepal has finished as champions in the Asia Cup Fourth International Karate Championship concluded in Mumbai of India on Sunday, clinching 20 gold medals.

KATHMANDU, Oct 3: A blistering partnership of 53 runs between U-19 cricket team’s Rohit Kumar Paudel and Rashid Khan in 5.2 overs  (32 deliveries) towards the end of the chase against the UAE U-19 cricket team sealed Nepal’s first win of the ACC U-19 Asia Cup by three wickets in the final group match played at Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Protisthan No 4 Ground, Savar, Bangladesh on Tuesday.

DUBAI, Sept 22: Experienced batsman Shoaib Malik hit a six and a boundary to pull off a sensational last over three-wicket win for Pakistan against a spirited Afghanistan in the Asia Cup in Abu Dhabi on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Sept 7: Hong Kong has secured their berth in the forthcoming Asia Cup alongside India and Pakistan in the Group A after defeating the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in a rain-affected final of the Asia Cup Qualifier 2018 by DLS method in Kuala Lumpur on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Sept 5: Nepal national cricket team’s hope of reaching Asia Cup was dashed off by Hong Kong on Tuesday. In a low-scoring encounter, Hong Kong beat Nepal by three wickets after surviving a Sandeep Lamichhane scare at the ongoing ACC (Asian Cricket Council) Asia Cup Qualifiers in Bangi, Malaysia.