KATHMANDU, Oct 1: Cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane, who is accused of raping a minor girl, has announced that he will arrive home on October 6 and submit himself to police.

KATHMANDU, Sept 11: Nepali national cricket team captain Sandeep Lamichhane, who is accused of raping a minor, will be arrested as soon as he arrives in Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Sept 8: Things have gone only from bad to worse for Sandeep Lamichhane, the skipper of the Nepali national cricket team as the Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) has suspended him from the national squad following the issuance of an arrest warrant against him.

KATHMANDU, Sept 8: The Kathmandu District Court has given permission to police to arrest Nepali National Cricket Team Captain Sandeep Lamichhane, who is accused of raping a minor girl.

KATHMANDU, Sept 8: Sandeep Lamichhane, the captain of the Nepali cricket team, who has been accused of raping a minor, has said that he is innocent.

KATHMANDU, Sept 8: The Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) has said it would not initiate any investigation immediately on Captain of the National Cricket Team, Sandeep Lamichhane, regarding the allegation involving rape of a minor.

KATHMANDU, Sept 7: The District Police Range Kathmandu has said that it will conduct an impartial investigation according to the complaint filed against the captain of the national cricket team, Sandeep Lamichhane.

KATHMANDU, Sept 7: The Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) has started discussions after a rape complaint was filed against the captain of the national team, Sandeep Lamichhane. Discussions are underway in CAN on whether to keep him in the team or suspend him.

KATHMANDU, Sept 7: Nepali national cricket team captain Sandeep Lamichhane has been accused of raping a 17-year-old minor girl.

KATHMANDU, Sept 7: A police complaint has been filed against Sandeep Lamichhane, captain of the Nepali cricket team. The complaint has been filed against him for raping a 17-year-old minor.

KATHMANDU, August 3: The captain of the Nepali national cricket team, Sandeep Lamichhane, has been drafted for the new season of the Australian Big Bash League (BBL).

KATHMANDU, June 26: The Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) has announced a 14-member national cricket squad under the captaincy of Sandeep Lamichhane for a bilateral series with Canada and ICC Cricket World Cup League Two in Scotland.

KATHMANDU, Oct 11: Nepal's young leg-spinner, Sandeep Lamichhane has won the International Cricket Council's (ICC) Player of the Month nomination for September.

KATHMANDU, Oct 7: Nepal's young leg-spinner, Sandeep Lamichhane has been shortlisted for the International Cricket Council's (ICC) Player of the Month nomination for September.

KATHMANDU, Feb 27: Nepali leg-Spinner Sandeep Lamichhane has left for Pakistan to play in Pakistan Super League (PSL) on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 6: Nepal's leg-spinner Sandeep Lamichhane has been included in the Pakistan Super League (PCL) draft.

KATHMANDU, Nov 28: Cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane has been tested positive for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

KATHMANDU, Sept 6: Sandeep Lamichhane continued his good run in the ongoing Caribbean Premier League (CPL), taking one more wicket in the latest match of his team, Jamaica Tallawahs. His team however lost the match to Barbados Trinidad.

Sandeep continues to shine in CPL

August 30, 2020 12:44 pm

KATHMANDU, Aug 30: Nepali leg spinner Sandeep Lamichhane took two wickets to help his team Jamaica Tallawahs gain a victory in the Carribean Premier League T20 tournament. In the match held on Saturday night, Jamaica defeated St Kitts and Nevis Patriots by 37 runs.

Sandeep continues his good run in CPL

August 23, 2020 09:55 am

KATHMANDU, Aug 23: Nepali national cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane has made a very good beginning in the 2020 edition of the Caribbean Premier League, a T20 cricket tournament.

KATHMANDU, March 27: Nepal's leg-spin sensation Sandeep Lamichhane has announced to contribute Rs 100,000 to coronavirus fund set up by the government.

Nepal loses to Hong Kong by 43 runs

March 1, 2020 18:17 pm

KATHMANDU, March 1: Nepal has been thrashed by Hong Kong by 43 runs during ACC Asia Cup Eastern Region Qualifiers match held in Terdthai cricket ground in Bangkok, Thailand on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 13: Spin sensation Sandeep Lamichhane registered many records in Nepal cricket team’s commanding eight-wicket win against the United States (US) during the last match of the ICC Cricket World Cup tri-series at TU Cricket Ground in Kirtipur on Wednesday.

KATHAMANDU, Feb 13: Nepal secured a record-breaking win by eight wickets against the United States (US) to wrap up the ICC Cricket World Cup League 2 tri-series at TU Cricket Ground in Kirtipur on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 12: Nepal has defeated the visiting United States of America (USA) by 8 wickets in the final One-Day International (ODI) match of the ICC Cricket World Cup League 2 tri-series played at the TU Cricket Ground, Kirtipur on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 12: The United States have lost all their wickets for just 35 runs in a match against Nepal during the final One-Day International (ODI) match of the ICC Cricket World Cup League 2 trie-series being played at the TU Cricket Ground, Kirtipur on Wednesday. This is the lowest total ever in the history of ODI cricket.

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.

Lamichhane to miss SAG

November 26, 2019 09:30 am

KATHMANDU, Nov 26: Nepali globetrotter Sandeep Lamichhane is set to miss the 13th South Asian Games (SAG) to be hosted at TU Cricket Ground in Kathmandu.

KATHMANDU, Oct 7: Nepal has defeated the Netherlands by four wickets in a nail-biting T20 match held at Al Amerat Cricket Ground Oman Cricket in Oman.

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KATHMANDU, Aug 13: The United States Embassy in Nepal has granted visa to the Nepali leg-spinner Sandeep Lamichhane on Tuesday afternoon.

Kathmandu, Aug 13: The United States Embassy in Kathmandu has rejected visa application of  Nepal's leg-spin sensation Sandeep Lamichhane on Tuesday.

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KATHMANDU, June 20: Cricket sensation Sandeep Lamichhane can truly be said the only Nepali player who remained in the limelight throughout a couple of years. The poster boy of Nepali cricket has emerged as a role model for aspiring youth cricketers across the country.

KATHMANDU, June 3: Nepal Sports Journalist Forum (NSJF) has announced the nominees for People’s Choice Awards for the Pulsar Sports Award 2019.

Lamichhane picked up by Tridents

May 23, 2019 11:23 am

KATHMANDU, May 23:  Nepal’s spin sensation Sandeep Lamichhane has been drafted by Barbados Tridents for the upcoming season of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) in a official program held at London on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, May 14: Sandeep Lamichhane remains positive about his outing in this year’s Indian Premier League (IPL) for his franchise Delhi Capitals (DC) despite struggling to hold on to his place in the playing XI. The 12th edition of the world’s richest cricket premier league marks the end of his first season of globe-trotting T20 franchise career.

KATHMANDU, April 8: Nepal national team spinner Sandeep Lamichhane has now 50 wickets to his credit in T20 matches. He reached the milestone when his side Delhi Capitals defeated struggler Royal Challengers Bangalore by seven wickets in the ongoing Indian Premier League in Bangalore on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, April 8: Nepal national team spinner Sandeep Lamichhane has now 50 wickets to his credit in T20 matches. He reached the milestone when his side Delhi Capitals defeated struggler Royal Challengers Bangalore by seven wickets in the ongoing Indian Premier League in Bangalore on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, April 3: Sandeep Lamichhane has become the highest wicket-taking spin bowler in T20 cricket in 2019. He overtook Pakistan legend Shahid Afridi after picking up the wickets of Sam Curran and Sarfaraz Khan in Delhi Capitals’ defeat against Kings XI Punjab in Mohali on Monday.

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KATHMANDU, April 2: Leg spinner Sandeep Lamichhane took 27 wickets in T20 format cricket in 2019 -- the highest in the spinner's category, according to the International Cricket Council (ICC).

KATHMANDU, March 6: The leg-spin sensation Sandeep Lamichhane has won the cricketer of the year accolade in NCCS CPAN Cricket Awards held in Kathmandu on Tuesday. Sita Rana Magar won the same award in women's category.

KATHMANDU, Feb 27: Nepal national cricket team young spinner Sandeep Lamichhane has been conferred the ‘Breakthrough Star’ title in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) T20 tournament for his stellar performance in the West Indies last season.

KATHMANDU, Feb 26: Nepali youth cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane has been awarded with 'Breakthrough Star' title under the Caribbean Premier League of West Indies. Lamichhane was awarded for his outstanding performance in CPL in last season.

KATHMANDU, Feb 15: Nepal national cricket team spinner Sandeep Lamichhane’s Melbourne Stars has advanced into the final of the ongoing Big Bash League with a six-wicket win over Hobart Hurricanes at Hobart, Australia, on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 9: Nepal national cricket team spinner Sandeep Lamichhane’s Melbourne Stars has suffered an embarrassing 10-wicket loss to Brisbane Heat in the Big Bash League on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 27: Nepal’s premier fast bowler Sompal Kami registered national cricket team’s first five-wicket-haul in One-Day International (ODI) cricket to secure a commanding win by 145 runs against the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in the second match of the three-match ODI series being held at ICC Academy in Dubai on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 20: Nepal’s popular leg-spin bowler Sandeep Lamichhane registers a bowling spell of wicket-less four overs conceding 21 runs in Sylhet Sixers’ fifth defeat in seven matches against Rangpur Riders during the ongoing Bangladesh Premier League at Sylhet on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 10: Nepal leg-spin sensation Sandeep Lamichhane delivered a miserly spell of four overs conceding 21 runs in Sylhet Sixers’ first win against Chittagong Vikings in the second match of the ongoing Bangladesh Premier league held at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka, on Wednesday.