CAN Vice President and Secretary resign

September 30, 2021 10:52 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 30: Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) Vice President Raju Babu Shrestha and Secretary Ashok Nath Pyakurel resigned from their posts on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Sept 20: The Nepali national cricket team secured a historical win against Oman in the ICC World Cricket League Division-2. The win against the home nation Oman has been received as a farewell present to the outgoing coach Dav Whatmore of the national cricket team.

KATHMANDU, Sept 1: The Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) and Dish Media Network have signed an agreement for the live-streaming of the upcoming one day international (ODI) series between Nepal and Papua New Guinea.

KATHMANDU, August 24: The new jersey of the Nepali National Men's Cricket Team has been unveiled. The jersey was jointly unveiled by Nepal Cricket Association (CAN) and the main sponsor mySecond Teacher on Monday.

KATHMANDU, August 23: The Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) has called 24 players for a closed training session for the ICC Women's T20 Asia Qualifiers scheduled to take place in Malaysia from November 23-28.

KATHMANDU, Feb 5: The Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) has selected 32 players for the first round of the series championships with USA and Oman. Of the total selected players, Bibek Yadav, Harishankar Shah, Anuj Chanara, Khadga Bahadur Bohora and Arjun Kumal have been selected for the first time. Now they are in the close session training.

KATHMANDU, Nov 6: The training sessions for the Nepali national cricket team that have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic are scheduled to resume after eight months.

Grading of women cricketers made for the first time in Nepal

KATHMANDU, Jan 25: The U-19 national cricket team graduates Kamal Singh Airee and Kushal Malla have been included in the 14-men senior squad revealed by Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN), to participate in the

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: Rohit Kumar Paudel hit purple patch top-scoring for Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) President XI during the chase against Malaysia Secretary XI to secure the third consecutive win in the three-match practice series played at Pokhara Stadium’s cricket ground in Pokhara on Thursday. CAN XI sealed the series 3-0.

POKHARA, Jan 21: Aarif Sheikh completed his first century in one-day cricket during CAN (Cricket Association of Nepal) President XI’s win in the first practice match against Malaysia Secretary XI in the Nepal cricket team’s closed camp held at Pokhara Stadium’s cricket ground in Pokhara on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 11: Nepal national cricket team vice-captain Dipendra Singh Airee registered a three-wicket-haul and a half-century in the match to lead Nepal Police Club into the semifinals of Manmohan Memorial National One-Day Cricket Tournament defeating Province 2 by 46 runs during the last group match played in Sunsari on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 11: Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) has announced a preliminary squad of 24 players on Friday for the upcoming ICC Cricket World Cup League II. The closed camp will be held in Pokhara. Oman and the United States will play in double round-robin league against Nepal in February 5-12.

KATHMANDU, Jan 10: Former Nepal U-19 international Hasim Ansari and wicket-keeper-batsman Suraj Patel shared an unbeaten partnership of 118 runs to help Province 2 secure 8-wicket rout of Karnali Province during the eighth day of Manmohan Memorial National One-Day Cup Tournament being held in Sunsari on Thursday.

Police Club routs Karnali by 267 runs

January 9, 2020 09:29 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 9: Departmental team Nepal Police Club registered the biggest win by run-margin in the ongoing Manmohan Memorial National One-Day Cricket Tournament defeating Karnali Province by 267 runs during the first Group B match played at Inaruwa cricket ground in Sunsari on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 8: Tribhuvan Army Club wrapped a 10-wicket win in five overs against Manmohan Memorial Cricket Club (MMCC) of Inaruwa to secure the semifinal berth from Group A of the Mammohan Memorial (MM) Cup National One-Day Cricket Tournament in Sunsari on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 8: The Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) has stated that the closed camp for upcoming ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup League 2 One-Day International matches will be held in Pokhara.

KATHMANDU, Jan 6: Kushal Malla’s record-breaking century helped the departmental team Tribhuvan Army Club register a whopping 108 runs over Armed Police Force (APF) Club in the first Group D match of the Manmohan Memorial (MM) Cup National One-Day Cricket Tournament in Sunsari on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 31: 2010: Fate from fans’ farce Nepal had stayed in Division 5 after finishing third during the ICC World Cricket League held in Jersey. Soon, Nepal defeated the United States in home soil to win the ICC WCLC Division 5 2010 title, held at TU Cricket Ground in Kathmandu in February.

KATHMANDU, Nov 5: All-round performance from Pawan Sarraf and a bowling brilliance from Lalit Nath Rajbanshi helped Nepal national cricket team register a five-wicket win over the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) in the second match of the MCC tour of Nepal in Kirtipur on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 30: Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) on Wednesday has named Gyanendra Malla as the interim captain of the national cricket team following the resignation of former captain Paras Khadka on October 15.

KATHMANDU, Oct 14: International Cricket Council has lifted the ban on Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) to be effective from Monday.

DPL to be held in February next year

October 3, 2019 17:01 pm

DANGADHI, Oct 3: Fourth edition of the Dhangadhi Premier League (DPL)--one of the popular franchise Twenty20 tournaments of the country--is taking place between February 15-27, 2020.

KATHMANDU, Oct 2: The International Cricket Council (ICC) has welcomed the recently concluded elections to elect new leadership of the suspended Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) and described the latest progress as ‘momentous development’.

KATHMANDU, Sept 29: Chatur Bahadur Chand and his panel have been re-elected in the central governing body of Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN), during elections held on the final day of the association's Special General Meeting held in Kathmandu on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, Sept 28: The Special General Assembly of suspended Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) and the election process to elect new leadership of the CAN was inaugurated in Kathmandu on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Sept 17: The suspended Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN), Independet Panel and National Sports Council (NSC) have agreed to host elections for the association’s central working committee on September 27 and 28. A meeting between the three parties in Kathmandu on Monday decided to that effect.

KATHMANDU, Sept 16: Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) is conducting its central election on September 27 and 28.

CAN’s provincial elections completed

September 8, 2019 10:17 am

MAKWANPUR, Sept 8 : Elections of all the seven provincial chapters of the suspended cricket body Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) has been completed with the election of Province 3 held at Hetauda of Makwanpur district on Saturday. The Province 3 elected Raju Basnyat as the President of the Province 3 chapter of the CAN.

Clean up the mess in CAN

August 7, 2019 02:00 am

Last week was a bit disappointing for Nepali cricket fans as our national cricket team got knocked out from the global qualifiers race after losing the decisive match with Singapore in ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Asia Region Qualifiers in Singapore.

ICC's suspension of CAN continues

July 19, 2019 16:33 pm

KATHMANDU, July 19: The International Cricket Council (ICC) has gone with its decision to suspend the Nepal Cricket Association (CAN).

CAN embroiled in new controversy

May 17, 2019 13:25 pm

KATHMANDU, May 17: The Supreme Court issued a show-cause notice on Thursday to Independent Panel, Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN), Nepal Sports Council (NSC), Banke District Cricket Association (BDCA) and an accountant of suspended CAN a day after vice-president of CAN Binod Mainali filed a writ petition in the apex court against them demanding continuation of his membership.

KATHMANDU, Feb 5: Minister for Youth and Sports, Jagat Bishwokarma said that the International Cricket Council (ICC) would soon uplift its ban on Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN).

KATHMANDU, Feb 1: The 25th iteration of CAN Info-Tech has attracted over 150,000 visitors over the first three days.

KATHMANDU, Jan 9: Federation of Computer Association of Nepal (FCAN), an umbrella organization of technical experts and professionals involved in Information and Communication Technology, is going to hold CAN InfoTech 2019.

KATHMANDU, Dec 30: Minister for Information and Communications Gokul Baskota has claimed that the much awaited Digital Nepal framework will be completed within a month.

KATHMANDU, Dec 27: The successful completion of the third season of Everest Premier League (EPL) has proved once again that with strong will, hard work and transparency at work, Nepali cricket can go a long way, and host flagship events that would be recognized by the world even in the absence of Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN).

Nov 30: 6 things to know by 6 PM today

November 30, 2018 18:00 pm

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KATHMANDU, Nov 30: A meeting of the monitoring committee constituted by the International Cricket Council to find a solution to dispute seen in the Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) for the second time on December 8.

On November 15, 2018, the International Cricket Council (ICC) of Nepal declared that the national women’s cricket team would take part in the 9 nation’s Women T20 Smash. The event is set to be hosted by the Cricket Association of Thailand from January 11 to 19, 2019. This came as good news for fans of cricket and sports in general but, less than two months till the event, and neither the coach nor the players have been finalized.

KATHMANDU, Oct 28: As the elected Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) decided to withdraw the case that it filed at the Supreme Court against the National Sports Council (NSC) long time ago, cricket officials are now hopeful of the International Cricket Council (ICC) lifting the ban on the CAN imposed two and a half years ago.

KATHMANDU, Oct 14: The stagnated reinstatement of suspended body of the Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) has been boosted by rekindled process of withdrawing the pending court-case from the Supreme Court, according to a press release by the Vice-president of the CAN Diwakar Ghale on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 12: Chhumbi Lama, former chief operating officer of One-Day International (ODI) nation Nepal’s cricket governing body -- Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) -- has termed Nepal’s win over China during the ICC World T20 Asia Region Qualifier ‘B’ match on Wednesday as a mere ‘formality’. He made the remark talking to Agence France-Presse (AFP) on Thursday.