Jakarta, Aug 21: Nepali siblings Mayanka and Mahika Rana reached the quarterfinals of tennis in the women’s double category on Monday at the ongoing Asian Games in Indonesia. The duo overcame the Maldivian duo Irfa Mahir and Jina Abdul Rashid 6-4, 6-1.
KATHMANDU, Aug 17: The Nepal football team, who went to Indonesia in an aim to at least reach the second round of the Asian Games, has suffered back-to-back losses, this time at the hands of Vietnam 2-0 in men’s football on Thursday.
KATHMANDU, Aug 16: A total of 31 officials and guests have headed for Indonesia for the upcoming 18th Asian Games, being held in Jakarta and Palembang from August 18 to September 2. The list also includes three doctors, two physiotherapists, and four media persons. Nepali athletes will be competing in 29 sports disciplines in the biggest sporting extravaganza after the Olympics.
KATHMANDU, Aug 15: Nepal shooting team is hopeful that it will at least make it to the final round of shooting competition at the 2018 Asian Games, to be held from August 18 to September 2 in the Indonesian cities of Palembang and Jakarta.
KATHMANDU, Aug 15: Nepal has succumbed to a narrow 1-0 defeat at the hands of Japan in football at the Asian Games in Indonesia on Tuesday. At the Wibawa Mukti Stadium in Palembang, Nepal had to face a defeat after Japan’s Kaoru Mitoma scored his side’s goal in the seventh minute of the match, and Nepal failed to equalize after that