RUSSIA, July 10: France and Belgium meet in the first World Cup semi-final in St. Petersburg on Tuesday as two of the tournament’s most talented teams aim to fulfill the promise latent within their ranks.
ST PETERSBURG, July 9: Roberto Martinez’s swashbuckling Belgium side heads into Tuesday’s semifinal with familiar foes France as the World Cup’s leading scorers, but its old rival has evolved as the tournament has progressed and will also be full of confidence.
SOCHI, July 8: Russia’s World Cup dream ended within agonising sight of the semi-finals as they went down 4-3 on penalties to Croatia on Saturday after another gallant performance in front of their fanatical fans which again belied their lowly ranking.
KATHMANDU, June 6: An all-round bowling effort from Tribhuvan Army Club, with four bowlers sharing 10 wickets, has put the departmental team on top of the Group A to face the second-placed Group B team for the semifinal match on Thursday. Similarly, Armed Police Force (APF) Club, who lost the match by 70 runs, will face the Group B table-toppers on Friday.
KATHMANDU, June 4: Skipper Shakti Gauchan picked up three wickets, opening the bowling for Province 5 and forcing Province 6 to bundle-out for paltry 55 runs in 22.5 overs in the ongoing Inter-provincial Prime Minister Cup at Kirtipur on Sunday.
KATHMANDU, June 3: Province 7 spinners delivered a fine spell of accurate bowling against Province 3 to secure its second win in four games to go on the top of the Group B table and strengthen its hopes of qualifying for the next round of Inter-provincial Prime Minister Cup with five points on the points table.
KATHMANDU, May 11: Welcome Advertising, Media Basket, Mars Pvt Ltd and Outreach Nepal have reached the semifinals of the ongoing Nepal Ice AAN Futsal tournament in Kathmandu on Friday. The final knockout matches of the tournament played between the media houses, advertising agencies and corporate institutes will be played on Saturday.
BARCELONA, Jan 26: Holders Barcelona reached the King’s Cup semi-finals with a 2-0 win over Espanyol on Thursday to overcome a first-leg deficit on a night when new signing Philippe Coutinho made his debut.
Chile coach Juan Antonio Pizzi will renew old acquaintances when his reigning two-times Copa America champions take on Portugal in what he expects to be a tough Confederations Cup semi-final on Wednesday.
ITAHARI, March 7: Divine Boys Union Club has reached the semifinals of the 19th International Invitational Tuborg Itahari Gold Cup Football Tournament defeating Kanchanjunga FC of Siliguri 1-0 on Tuesday.
NEPALGUNJ, Feb 28: Last edition’s runner up Armed Police Force (APF) and Nepal Police Club on Monday won their respective matches of the Prime Minister Cup Fourth Indo-Nepal Women’s Volleyball Tournament to fix semifinal meeting in the event held in Nepalgunj. The other semifinal will see defending champion Railway Team of India taking on Tribhuvan Army Club.
KATHMANDU, Feb 26: Manang Marsyangdi Club's head coach Chhiring Lopsang has predicted that his sides' semifinal clash of Sheikh Kamal International Club Cup against TC Sports Club of the Maldives on Monday will be an evenly-contested affair given the similar level of both the sides.
KATHMANDU, Feb 24: Manang Marshyangdi Club was gifted semifinal ticket of the Sheikh Kamal International Club Cup on Friday after bottom of the table Mohammedan Sporting Club of Bangladesh produced 2-1 win over Shahneen Asmayee FC of Afghanistan.
KATHMANDU, Feb 22: A superb hat-trick from Amiruddin Sharifi for Shaheen Asmayee FC delayed Manang Marsyangdi Club's surge to the semifinals of the Sheikh Kamal International Club Cup as it succumbed to a 3-1 defeat to the Afghan club on Wednesday with a match in hand. With Manang's defeat, the semifinal race for all the teams in Group B has become wide open.
BIRTAMODE, Feb 2: Laxmi Hyundai Manang Marshyangdi Club (MMC) advanced into the semifinal of the Jhapa Gold Cup football tournament on Thursday after a thumping 4-0 win over New Road Team (NRT) at the Domalal Stadium in Birtamode, Jhapa.
KATHMANDU, Jan 16: Sudur Paschim Academy (SPA) and New Horizon Cricket Club advanced to the semifinals of the Second Ruslan Cup T20 cricket tournament on Sunday played at the TU cricket grounds, Kirtipur.
DHANGADHI, Jan 11: The semifinal lineup of the ongoing Sudur Paschim Khaptad Gold Cup football tournament has been completed after Sankata Club became the latest club to reach the last four on Wednesday. Sankata registered 2-1 victory over Tribhuvan Army Club in the last quarterfinal match of the tournament.
KATHMANDU, Jan 11: National women's football team coach Kumar Thapa believes that there are lots of positives to be taken from the team's participation in the SAFF Women's Championship despite the team's failure to reach the final for the first time in its fourth appearance.
DHANGADHI, Jan 10: Manang Marsyangdi Club reached the semifinals of the ongoing Sudur Paschim Gold Cup on Tuesday. To book its place in the semifinal, Manang Marsyangdi registered 2-0 victory over Druk Star Football Club with the help of goals from Olawala O Afeez and Sushil Lama.
KATHMANDU, Jan 5: Tribhuvan Army Club on Wednesday advanced to the semifinal of Tuborg Hetauda Second International Invitational Football Tournament defeating Sankata Club 2-0 in the match played at forestry ground in Hetauda.
PANCHTHAR, Jan 5: Defending champion Karna Singh Sonam Memorial Club of Taplejung registered a thumping 6-1 win over Church Boys Club on Kathmandu on Wednesday to book semifinal spot in the Eighth Falgunanda Gold Cup Football Tournament being held in Panchthar, Phidim.
PANCHTHAR, Jan 4: Two goals after the break from substitute Saran Basnet gave host Phidim Sporting Club a 2-0 win over Fans Club (BRC) of Bhutan on Tuesday in the Eighth Falgunanda Gold Cup Football Tournament being held in Phidim, Panchthar.
KATHMANDU, Jan 2: Before leaving for India to compete in the SAFF Women's Championship, the major concern of Nepal's head coach Kumar Thapa was the potential semifinal opponent rather than the final match.
KATHMANDU, Dec 31: Nepal has advanced to the semifinal of the ongoing SAFF Women's Championship as the group champion on Friday. Nepali pulled a 1-0 win over Sri Lanka in its last group match held at Kanchenjunga stadium, Siliguri, India to book the place in the last four with cent percent winning record.
BIRATNAGAR, Dec 29: Central Region secured semifinal berth in men's cricket event under the ongoing Seventh National Games. Central Region on Wednesday defeated Nepal Police Club, which had already secured semifinal berth as Group B winner, by 9 runs in its must-win match held in Baijanathpur Cricket Ground in Morang.
SUNSARI, Dec 22: The semifinal lineup of the women's football event during the Seventh National Games has been completed after Central Region became the fourth team to progress into the last four on Wednesday. Earning a draw against Tribhuvan Army in the last group stage match saw Central Region join three departmental teams in the semifinal as Group B runner-up.