KATHMANDU, March 1: The FIFA World Cup 2026 qualifier match between Nepal and Bahrain will not be held at the Dasharath Stadium as the one and  only international stadium of Nepal does not meet the required standards to host international tournaments, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) said in a letter written to the All Nepal Football Association (ANFA).

KATHMANDU,  17 Nov : A person watching the friendly football match between Nepal and Pakistan at the Dasharath Stadium in Tripureshwor on Wednesday got the opportunity to watch the World Cup in Doha, Qatar. About 7,000 spectators watched the match yesterday (Wednesday), and 4,900 tickets were sold.

KATHMANDU, Sept 10: Two matches are scheduled today under the Women SAFF Championship being held in Nepal. The matches are being held at the Dasharath Stadium in the federal capital Kathmandu.

Indigenous nationalities to support VNY

December 30, 2019 09:10 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 30: Nepal Federation of Indigenous Nationalities (NEFIN) and associations affiliated have decided to participate in the inauguration of Visit Nepal Year (VNY) 2020 at Dasharath Stadium on Wednesday showcasing their respective ethnic identity.

KATHMANDU, Dec 11: Nepal Republic Media sports journalist Suman Chapagain was severely injured and admitted to hospital after coming under blows from Nepal Police Deputy Superintendent Santosh Singh Rathore and his colleagues inside Dasharath Stadium premises and in front of the National Sports Council  head office, in Kathmandu on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 8: When the words spread that a Nepali athlete named was leading the race in men’s marathon, many were in utter disbelief.

KATHMANDU, Dec 5: The glittering lights and huge fanfare at Dasharath Stadium during the opening of the 13th South Asian Games on Sunday captivated many, including Sunita Maharjan, 26, but only for some time.

Largest SAG begins with grand opening

December 2, 2019 07:55 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 2: President Bidya Bhandari inaugurated the 13th edition of South Asian Games (SAG) at Dasharath Stadium in Kathmandu on Sunday. The 28 sports disciplines and record number of more than 2000 athletes participating in the event have made this edition the largest ever.

KATHMANDU, Dec 1: The 13th South Asian Games (SAG) is set to begin officially on Sunday. President Bidya Devi Bhandari will inaugurate the mega sporting event, which has returned home after 20 years, amid a special function at the Dasharath Stadium.

KATHMANDU, Nov 30: As the 13th South Asian Games (SAG) is just on the horizon, the National Sports Council (NSC) has begun to beatify the Dasharath Stadium.

Get the stadium ready

September 5, 2019 02:05 am

Dasharath Stadium is where Nepal has held vital regional sports events in the past—such as the 2012 AFC Challenge Cup and 2013 SAFF Championship. And it is here Nepal will have to host inaugural and closing ceremonies of the 13th South Asian Games (SAG) in December. But as the date of this mega sporting event is nearing (we are only three months away) doubts remain as to whether the stadium will be ready for it within these three months.

KATHMANDU, Sept 4:  National Sports Council (NSC) officials are confident  Dasharath Stadium will be ready for the inaugural and closing ceremonies of the 13th South Asian Games (SAG) in December of this year.