KATHMANDU, Dec 16: The Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) has appointed Sandeep Lamichhane as the new captain of the national cricket team. Wednesday's board meeting of CAN appointed Sandeep in place of regular captain Gyanendra Malla.

MUMBAI, May 2: Kane Williamson replaced David Warner as captain of the Sunrisers Hyderabad on Saturday as the former champions seek to turn around their flagging Indian Premier League campaign.

KATHMANDU, Nov 1: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Friday has congratulated Gyanendra Malla on being appointed the captain of the Nepali cricket team.

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, Aug 24: Sujal Shrestha has been selected as stand-in captain of the national football team for the upcoming friendly with Malaysian Super League Champion Johor Darul Ta’ Zim Football Club.

Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli watched the movie ‘Captain’ at Big Movies on Wednesday.

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Nepalis from every walk of life are quite passionate about football. Their fandom is clearly observed during international and national matches held in jam-packed stadiums.

KATHMANDU, Oct 26: Niru Thapa has been chosen as the captain of the Nepali national women football team, All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) has stated.

KATHMANDU, Aug 5: Nepal cricket team captain Paras Khadka was a relieved man when his team survived a cliff-hanger match and won it by a run in the last ball against the Netherlands in VRA Cricket Ground, Amstelveen on Friday. It was the second and final match of the series. Nepal needed six runs to complete their maiden win in ODIs, when the skipper took the responsibility to deliver the last over.

KATHMANDU, July 31: Nepal national cricket team is all set to play its first-ever One-Day International (ODI) match in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, on Wednesday.  Khadka shared some of his experience of the national team’s ‘treacherous’ as well as ‘joyous’ journey, in conversation with International Cricket Council (ICC).

An aircraft belonging to Fly Dubai is in stand-by position to fly to Dubai, the capital city of the United Arab Emirates. Around 154 passengers are ready to board the aircraft after receiving boarding passes from the counter and going through all immigration formalities and security checks.

JAKARTA, July 5: The captain of a sinking Indonesian ferry managed to steer his ship onto a reef to enable the evacuation of more than 100 passengers, but 31 people drowned as the vessel floundered in stormy seas, officials said on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, June 21: Former Sri Lanka captain and current Mumbai Indians head coach Mahela Jayawardene is set to lead the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) that will face Nepal and Netherlands in a triangular T20 series at Lord's on July 29.

LONDON, May 22: Striker Harry Kane will wear the captain’s armband for England at next month’s World Cup, ending speculation about who would lead Gareth Southgate’s squad in Russia.

KATHMANDU, May 14: Former Captain of national football team Mani Bikram Shah passed away today.

KATHMANDU, April 19: Former football captain of Sarswati Youth Nepal, Dipesh Shrestha, 26, has been arrested on the charge of theft with stolen accessories from his room in Kapan.

KATHMANDU, Mar 29: Former vice-captain of Australian cricket team David Warner stepped down as the captain from his Indian Premier League club Sunrisers Hyderabad over ball-tampering incident.

MUMBAI, March 26: Australia’s Steve Smith has stepped down as captain of Indian Premier League side the Rajasthan Royals following the ball-tampering scandal in South Africa, the franchise said on Monday.

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KATHMANDU, Jan 30: IME Motors Pvt. Ltd., Sole and Exclusive Distributor of Ashok Leyland Commercial Vehicles for Nepal, launched the most awaited "CAPTAIN" Range of Trucks amidst a program held at Hotel Hyatt Regency, in Bouddha, Kathmandu.

MELBOURNE, Oct 30: Australia captain Mile Jedinak has raised hopes he might be fit to play in next month’s World Cup playoff against Honduras after making his long-awaited return for Aston Villa in the English Championship on Sunday.

MELBOURNE, August 8: Australia captain Steve Smith has cast doubt on Steve O'Keefe's chances of breaking back into the test side as selectors look to develop younger spinners on the tour of Bangladesh.

Arsenal captain Per Mertesacker will become the club's academy manager at the end of the 2017-18 season, the Premier League club announced on Friday.

Former Chelsea and England captain John Terry has joined Championship side Aston Villa, the club's owner said on Monday.

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Will international civil aviation regulators check if their methods need adjustments during their next audit of Nepali aviation?

SOLUKHUMBU, May 27: A Summit Cargo Air (Goma Air) plane has crashed at Tenzing Hillary Airport on Saturday afternoon.

The happiest place on Earth just got even more magical thanks to Johnny Depp. On Wednesday evening, the actor decided to make a surprise appearance at the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California.

KATHMANDU, April 10: Police have arrested Nepal Airlines Corporation pilot Subarna Awale with US $ 93,600 from the Tribhuvan International Airport on Sunday night.

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KATHMANDU, March 24: Nepal cricket team is all set to fly off Bangladesh on Saturday to participate in the ACC Emerging Teams Cup, where U-23 teams from four Test playing Asian countries would contest against four associate Asian nations. Nepal, Afghanistan, Hong Kong and Malaysia are the associate teams participating in the tournament.

JHAPA, March 14: The main organizing committee of 2nd Rumpum Jhapa Gold Cup football tournament has felicitated Jhapa XI captain Prabesh Katwal with lifetime achievement award on Tuesday.

Bayern Munich's Philipp Lahm, who captained Germany to their 2014 World Cup victory, will retire at the end of the season a year before his contract with the German champions expires, the 33-year-old defender said on Tuesday.

Virat Kohli has taken over from Mahendra Singh Dhoni as India's limited-overs captain, becoming his country's skipper in all three formats of the game, the Board of Control for Cricket in India said on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 5: A 19-member cricket team is representing Nepal in the Under-19 Asia Cup to be held in Sri Lanka this month.

LONDON, Nov 24:  Former Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard has retired from professional soccer and is considering a "number of options" about his next career move.

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq has been banned for one test and his team fined for their slow over rate during the first match against New Zealand in Christchurch.

New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson missed training on Thursday after being hit by a bug, raising concerns over his fitness for the second Test against India.

KATHMANDU, Sept 20: Former captain of Nepali national football team Uprendra Man Singh has announced his candidacy for the post of vice president of All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) on Monday.