KATHMANDU, Dec 6: National cricket team captain Gyanendra Malla inspired Nepal to a thumping win of 141-run against T20I debutants Bhutan during the 13th South Asian Games (SAG) group stage match being held at TU Cricket Ground in Kirtipur on Thursday. Bhutan was limited to 95 runs in 20 overs for the loss of six wickets.
KATHMANDU, Dec 6: Sri Lanka thwarted India’s dominance on day three as it bagged four gold medals in athletics of the 13th South Asian Games (SAG) on the day when Nepal failed to add a single medal after a dismal overall performance on Thursday.
KATHMANDU, Dec 5: Sri Lanka’s U-23 cricket team decimated Bhutan national cricket team by 173 runs in the third match of the ongoing 13th South Asian Games (SAG) held at TU Cricket Ground in Kirtipur on Wednesday.
POKHARA, Dec 5: Nepal national women's cricket team suffered a 10-wicket defeat against Bangladesh in the ongoing 13th South Asian Games (SAG) held at Pokhara Stadium’s cricket ground in Pokhara on Wednesday.
POKHARA, Dec 5: Nepal has secured at least a bronze in the men's singles, doubles and mix doubles in the 13th South Asian Games at Badminton. Ratnajit Tamang in men’s single, the duo of Prince Dahal and Prafulla Maharjan in men's doubles, and the mixed duo of Bikash Shrestha and Anu Maya Rai in mixed doubles, all reached semifinals on Wednesday.
KATHMANDU, Dec 5: Nepal claimed just a bronze medal on the second day of athletics of the 13th South Asian Games (SAG) as India dominated yet again adding five medals to its four in Kathmandu on Wednesday.
KATHMANDU, Dec 5: Nepali football fans were in a rupture after Sri Lanka scored an injury time equalizer to stun Nepal from clinching its second straight win in men’s football of the 13th South Asian Games (SAG) in Tripureshwar on Wednesday.
KATHMANDU, Dec 4: Sushmita Tamang and Bijaya Sinjali won a gold medal each for Nepal in Wushu Taolu held in Lalitpur on Tuesday. Tamang scored 9.44 in the event, whereas Sinjali collected 9.48 points to win respective golds. In changquan, Sinjali overcame Bangladesh’s Mohammad Umar who took silver medal after collecting 9.34 points. India’s Anjul got the third place with 9.16 points.
POKHARA, Dec 4: Himal Tamata has added another gold to Nepal’s medal tally in the 13th South Asian Games. He completed the duathlon of 5 kilometers running, 20 kilometers cycling, and 2.5 kilometers running in 57 minutes 33 seconds to claim the gold in Pokhara on Tuesday. Likewise, Nepal’s Laxman Malla finished in second place, in 59 minutes 13 seconds, whereas Sri Lankan Asith Perera was satisfied with bronze in 59 minutes 32 seconds.
KATHMANDU, Dec 4: A brace from captain Sujal Shrestha helped Nepal register its first win in men’s football as the host surged past the Bhutanese challenge to get a 4-0 victory in men’s football of the ongoing 13th South Asian Games (SAG) on Tuesday.
Nepal tops the karate medal chart with nine golds, four silvers and two bronzes while Pakistan is second with three golds, seven silvers and six bronzes. Bangladesh also has three golds but is on third in chart since it is five silvers short of Pakistan. It has nine bronze medals. Sri Lanka has two silvers and 13 bronzes and Bhutan has only one bronze medal.
KATHMANDU, Dec 4: Santoshi Shrestha has become the first female runner of Nepal to win an international gold in athletics following victory in the 10,000-meter race at the ongoing 13th South Asian Games (SAG) in Kathmandu on Tuesday.