Karate’s Olympic preparation put off

August 12, 2020 10:13 am

KATHMANDU, Aug 12: The ongoing training of Karate players as part of preparation for Olympic to be organized in Japan’s capital, Tokyo, has been put off.

Saraswati gets first win, Army goes top

January 29, 2020 09:23 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 29: Tribhuvan Army Club shot its way to the top of the table after a slender 1-0 win over Jawalakhel Youth Club, while Saraswati Youth Club registered its first win of the season beating Himalayan Sherpa Club in a 4-3 thriller in the ongoing Martyr’s Memorial A-Division League in Lalitpur on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 28: The winner of the last edition of the Everest Premier League (EPL) Lalitpur Patriots have contracted Sri Lankan star cricketer Upul Tharanga for the upcoming edition of the premier franchise T20 cricket event slated to begin from March 14.

KATHMANDU, Jan 28: A goal from Bishal Rai and Rejin Subbha sealed a 2-0 win for Machhindra Club, while an early goal from Bhola Silwal gave the departmental team Nepal Police Club all three points against the Armed Police Force (APF) in the ongoing Martyr's Memorial 'A' Division League on Monday.

NSJF congratulates reporter Oli

January 26, 2020 11:37 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 26: Nepal Sports Journalists Forum (NSJF) congratulated sports reporter Prajwal Oli for making to the top three in the best column category at the International Sports Press Association's Sports Media Awards in Kathmandu on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 26: Kakhara Pre-School has hosted its second annual sports-day event on Saturday. Children under the age of five participated in a variety of sports programs organized by the school where Jit Bahadur KC was the chief guest and was felicitated in the event.

DCC Birgunj upsets home team Stars

January 26, 2020 11:23 am

KATHAMANDU, Jan 26: DCC Birgunj won the inaugural match of the Birgunj Premier League T20 cricket event by 14 runs against home side Birgunj Stars held in Birgunj on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 26: Leader Tribhuvan Army Club could not put its inconsistency aside as it failed to go three points clear at the top ahead of Machhindra Club and Manang Marshyangdi Club as it was held to a 0-0 draw by New Road Team in the ongoing Martyr’s Memorial A-Division League in Kathmandu on Saturday.

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.

APF into final in both categories

January 24, 2020 13:21 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: The four finalists were confirmed for the fifth RBB Men/Women Club Volleyball Championship after their respective semifinals in Kathmandu on Thursday. Defending champion departmental team Armed Police Force Club (APF) and New Diamond Sports Club will vie for the women’s trophy whereas Help Nepal Sports Club and APF will face off for the men’s trophy in the final match scheduled on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: Three Star Club moved just two points adrift of the leader Tribhuvan Army Club as it registered a 1-3 win over struggling Himalayan Sherpa Club in the ongoing Martyr’s Memorial A-Division League in Kathmandu on Thursday.

Kaski secures 3x3 West title

January 24, 2020 12:50 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: Kaski Basketball Association has secured the Li-Ning 3x3 West title after defeating Times Club A in the final match played at Pokhara Stadium’s basketball court in Pokhara on Thursday. Kaski registered a commanding score of 21-14 to secure the win.

KATHMANDU, Jan 23: Oman cricket team announced an unchanged squad for participation in the ICC Cricket World Cup League 2 tri-series hosted by Nepal from February 5-12 in TU Cricket Ground. The United States (US) is the third team in the One-day International triangular series.

KATHMANDU, Jan 23: A second-half strike from Ranjit Dhimal sealed a crucial 1-0 win for Machhindra Club against the departmental team Nepal Police Club to go level on points with leader Tribhuvan Army Club in the ongoing Martyr’s Memorial A-Division League in Kathmandu on Wednesday.

KHOTANG, Jan 22: In order to speed up the development of football in the region, the Baksila Gold Cup Football Tournament was first organized 15 years ago. The 11th edition of the tournament will take place in March this year.

Unbeaten APF, New Diamond into semis

January 22, 2020 10:25 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: Unbeaten Armed Police Force Club (APF) women and New Diamond women have marched into the semifinals of the fifth RBB Men’s and Women’s Club Championship volleyball on Tuesday.

Army goes three points clear at top

January 21, 2020 09:52 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 21: A sensational second half performance helped the departmental team Tribhuvan Army Club to go three points clear at the top of the table with a 3-0 win over Chyasal Youth Club in the ongoing Martyr’s Memorial A-Division League in Kathmandu on Monday.

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 18: Two goals in the first 20 minutes for Himalayan Sherpa Club inflicted the first loss on Machhindra Club, as the title race was left wide open with Tribhuvan Army Club, Manang Marshyangdi Club and Three Star Club eyeing to take an advantage in the ongoing Qatar Airways Martyr’s Memorial A-Division League.

Police sets MM Cup final date with Army

January 17, 2020 10:57 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 17: Left-arm spinner Sagar Dhakal registered a timely five-wicket-haul to propel the departmental team Nepal Police Club to the final of the ongoing Manmohan Memorial (MM) Cup National One-day Cricket Tournament in Sunsari on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 17: The title favorites Manang Marshyangdi Club and Three Star Club may have faced some setbacks and have gone behind the leader Machhindra Club, but the heavyweights will fancy their chances to cause a setback when the two face in the seventh round on Saturday.

Pokhara, Jan 16: The Gandaki state-level full contact and first Nepal Kyokushin-kan Karate Championship concluded in Dhungesanghu on Wednesday.

Army into MM Cup final

January 16, 2020 09:59 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 16: Bowlers defended an average total as Tribhuvan Army Club overcame Province 3 challenge by 64 runs to reach the final of second edition of the Manmohan Memorial National One-day Cricket Tournament (MM Cup) being held at Sunsari on Wednesday.

Malaysia XI decimates Gandaki Province

January 14, 2020 10:43 am

KATHAMANDU, Jan 14: Malaysia Selection XI produced an improved performance to decimate Gandaki Province by 192 runs during the Manmohan Memorial National One-Day Cricket Tournament (MM Cup) match being held in Sunsari on Monday.

Gurung's goal helps NRT down Police

January 14, 2020 10:27 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 14: New Road Team (NRT) defeated Nepal Police Club 1-0 as Chyasal Youth Club and Armed Police Club shared a point each in the Qatar Airways Martyr's Memorial 'A' Division League on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 12: The fifth edition of Pakistan Embassy T20 cricket tournament was concluded in Kathmandu on Saturday. Kathmandu Cricket Training Centre (KCTC) won the tournament while Institute of Engineering Cricket Club (IOECC) finished as runner-up.

KATHMANDU, Jan 12: 10-man Manang Marshyangdi Club played a third consecutive draw in the ongoing Qatar Airways Martyr’s Memorial A-Division League as win less Himalayan Sherpa Club held the defending champion to its first goalless draw of the season in Kathmandu on Saturday.

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.

BHAIRAHAWA, Jan 11: Buddha Sport Club has defeated Mat Khola Cricket Club by 31 runs to start the 19th edition of the Nepal Telecom Rupandehi Super League on a winning note on Friday.

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.

10 players to watch in 2020

January 1, 2020 11:20 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 1: The decade in Nepali sports ended with a lot of ups and downs, but certainly the 51 gold medals it won in the 13th South Asian Games, that concluded December, has given a sense of belief that it could achieve similar feats in the upcoming events.

KATHMANDU, Jan 1: Chyasal Youth Club has lost two matches in a row despite presenting a strong challenge in the  first two matches of the Qatar Airways Martyr's Memorial ‘A’ Division League as it suffered a 2-0 defeat at the hands of Jawalakhel Youth Club in Lalitpur on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 1: Gaurika's rise (Swimming) The rise of Gaurika Singh was evident in 2019 as well when she became the first Nepali swimmer to win four gold medals at the 13th South Asian Games held in December.

KATHMANDU, Dec 30: There was a little expectation that the contenders Manang Marshyangdi Club (MMC) and Three Star Club would fare properly without some known names in Nepali football.

POKHARA, DEC 24: Chitwan Rhinos defeated Kathmandu Golden Warriors by 60 runs in its final league match today to book a place in the final of the 20 over competition in Pokhara.

KATHMANDU, Aug 10: A thirteen-member Nepali team with nine tennis players has left for Gujarat, India on Saturday to participate in the Sixth Asian School Table Tennis Championship.

KATHMANDU, July 23: The South Asian Games (SAG) that Nepal is set to host after rescheduling for three times has been the burning issue of Nepali sports at the moment.

KATHMANDU, June 16: Volleyball diva Reshma Bhandari is one of the five nominees of the Peoples' Choice Award of the NSJF Pulsar Sports Award.

NSJF Sports Award on July 2

May 27, 2019 11:59 am

KATHMANDU, May 27: The Nepal Sports Journalist Forum (NSJF) Pulsar Sports Award-2019, which felicitates the coaches and players contributing the most in Nepali sports in the past year, is set to be held on July 2.