KATHMANDU, Aug 19: Nepal national volleyball team has its eyes set on reaching the final of the fifth edition of the Asian Volleyball Confederation (AVC) Central Zone Senior Men’s Volleyball Tournament which starts today at Nepal Army’s Physical Fitness and Training Center in Lalitpur.

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KATHMANDU, Aug 18: The national volleyball team of Uzbekistan has arrived Kathmandu to participate in the SCV Central Zone Male Volleyball Competition to be kicked off from tomorrow.

KATHMANDU, Aug 16: Nepal national volleyball team clinched the friendly series 2-0 against Afghanistan after registering a stunning 3-2 win in the last match on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, August 15: Nepal has completed a whitewash against Afghanistan after winning the second friendly today.

KATHMANDU, August 14: Nepal beat Afghanistan 3-2 in the first friendly played at Army covered hall, Lagankhel today.

KATHMANDU, August 1: Nepali volleyball, which was once in a sorry state, is picking up the pieces to rise in the country’s sports arena. The game has taken a respectable height after it was declared Nepal’s national game.

Nepalese Portuguese Society Norway (NPS) and Helping Hand Nepal won the volleyball competition organized by Nepali Janasamparka Samiti (JSS) on Sunday in Oslo, Norway. A total of 11 teams participated in the competition where the teams Norway Blue Team, ONUF, Everest Sports Club and Nps reached to the semi-final.

KATHMANDU (REPUBLICA): The fourth edition of the Chief of Army Staff (CoAS) National Men’s Volleyball Tournament is set to start from June 2.

New Diamond wins Deputy-Mayor Cup

May 26, 2019 11:14 am

KATHMANDU, May 26: New Diamond Academy has won the Second Chandragiri Deputy-Mayor Cup Women’s School Volleyball Tournament with a 3-0 set victory over Paramount School on Saturday.  At its own premises in Naikap, New Diamond defeated Paramount on straight sets of 25-11, 25-19, 25-21 to win the title.

TAPLEJUNG, May 10: Nepal Police Club has lifted the Third National Pathivara Men’s National Volleyball Tournament defeating its departmental rival Tribhuvan Army Club 3-0 in Taplejung on Thursday.

TAPLEJUNG, May 7: Departmental teams -- Armed Police Force Club (APF), Tribhuvan Army Club, and Nepal Police Club -- and Gandaki Province have secured their respective quarterfinal spots during the third Paathivara Men’s Volleyball Tournament held in Taplejung on Monday.

KATHMANDU, May 4: Annapurna Hotel of Durbarmarg felicitated the women volleyball players of the departmental team Armed Police Force (APF) Club in Kathmandu on Friday.

KATHMANDU, April 28: An Usha Bhandari-inspired performance helped the departmental team Nepal Police Club start the Fifth KNP National Women’s Volleyball Tournament with a 3-1 win over New Diamond Academy in Lagankhel on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, April 27: Nepal Communist Party chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal said sports has pivotal role in maintaining good health and discipline as well as establishing the country's identify of country.

APF, Police win volleyball titles

April 25, 2019 12:27 pm

NEPALGUNJ, April 25: Departmental teams Armed Police Force (APF) Club and Nepal Police Club have lifted the men’s and women’s titles respectively in volleyball at the Eighth National Games in Nepalgunj on Wednesday.

BANKE, April 24: Departmental teams Nepal Police Club and Tribhuvan Army Club on Tuesday set the summit clash of men’s volleyball at the Eighth National Games.

NEPALGUNJ, April 22: It was a strange moment Saturday for Nepal’s national volleyball player Kripa Adhikari to prepare for a volleyball match against Province 3, which features majority of New Diamond Academy players -- her former teammates -- in the ongoing Eighth National Games at under-construction Khajura volleyball court in Banke.

KATHMANDU, April 8: Sher Bahadur Memorial Foundation has signed a contract with Muktinath Development Bank to reward the winner of the fifth KNP National Women’s Volleyball Tournament.  The foundation’s patron Gamali Khadka and the bank’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Pradhunna Pokharel signed on the agreement amid a press meet organized in Kathmandu on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, April 8: Sher Bahadur Memorial Foundation has signed a contract with Muktinath Development Bank to reward the winner of the fifth KNP National Women’s Volleyball Tournament.

KATHMANDU, April 4: The fifth KNP National Women’s Volleyball tournament has signed a sponsorship deal with the Regal Ink for the upcoming edition.

KATHMANDU, March 28: Uncertainties loom over the continuation of volleyball as the national game, with a lack of clarity in a proposed bill related to the management and development of the country's sports sector. The bill prepared by the Ministry of Youth and Sports has been tabled in the National Assembly.

KATHMANDU, Jan 26: The Nepal Volleyball Association (NVA) has named departmental club players Dhan Bahadur Bhatta and Saraswati Chaudhary the best players of the year in the NVA Awards on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 25: The departmental teams Armed Police Force (APF) Club and Nepal Police Club have won two straight matches in the ongoing 14th Dhorpatan Double League Volleyball Tournament on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 19: Dhorpatan Volleyball Club is organizing the 14th Dhorpatan Suzuki Women’s Double Volleyball League Championship from Saturday, without one of the tournament favorite New Diamond Academy. New Diamond had been participating in the tournament from the first edition, but has not yet won the title.

KATHMANDU, Dec 21: The second edition of the New Diamond Open Women’s Volleyball Tournament is set to start from the second week of January, said New Diamond Academy on Thursday.

BAGLUNG, Oct 8: Preparations for the 22nd National Women's Volleyball Tournament slated tomorrow (October 9) in the district are all over, said the organiser, the Nepal Volleyball Association (NVA).

KATHMANDU, Oct 4: Chitwan Tigers has clinched the Aadhi Aabadhi Women’s Volleyball Tournament defeating the departmental team Armed Police Force (APF) Club in straight sets of 3-0 on Wednesday.

New Diamond, Tigers into semis

October 1, 2018 07:41 am

KATHMANDU, Oct 1: Shivam New Diamond Academy and Chitwan Tigers have advanced into the semifinals of the ongoing Aadhi Aabadi Women’s Volleyball Tournament on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Sept 28: The women volleyball championship of the highest prize is beginning tomorrow. Nepal Volleyball Association and Adhiawadhi Foundation of India are jointly organizing the championship.

KATHMANDU, Aug 28: Nepal won today's Men's Volleyball match held under the 18th Asian Games taking place in Indonesia.

KATHMANDU, Aug 3: Nepal Volleyball Association (NVA), in a bid to commercialize the national game, is organizing women’s volleyball league including franchise clubs starting this October. The league will be organized in coordination with Aadhi Awadhi Foundation of India. The government recognized volleyball as the national game of Nepal 14 months ago.

KATHMANDU, May 20: Three Star Academy and Shivam New Diamond Academy have advanced into the semifinals of the ongoing first Chandragiri Deputy-mayor Cup School-level Open Girls’ Volleyball Tournament on Saturday.

ROLPA, May 13: The first Speaker’s Cup National Men’s and Women’s Volleyball Tournament, the highest prize money tournament outside the valley, has started in Liwang, Rolpa on Saturday. The tournament which is organized by the National Sports Council (NSC) will conclude on May 16. A total of 20 teams each (seven each from seven provinces and three each from three departmental teams) of both men’s and women’s are taking part in the tournament being organized in league cum knockout format.

KATHMANDU, May 11: Nepal national volleyball team open spiker Man Bahadur Shrestha’s rise as a professional player has put the national prodigy among the top candidates to win the upcoming People’s Choice Award in Pulsar Sports Award slated for May 17.

KATHMANDU, May 11: A five-day event is set to mark the biggest cash prize volleyball competition in Nepal, kicking off in Libang, Rolpa, from May 12. National Sports Council (NSC) made the announcement at an official event held in Kathmandu on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, May 9: The Armed Police Force laced with national players has lifted the fourth KNP Japan Women’s volleyball tournament for the fourth consecutive time in as much years of the inauguration of the marquee event on Tuesday. In a final match played at National Sports Council (NSC)’s covered hall, Armed Police defeated the fellow departmental team Nepal Police Club in straight sets.

KATHMANDU, May 8: The defending champions Armed Police Force has set a summit clash with the other departmental team Nepal Police Club in the fourth KNP Japan Women’s National Volleyball Tournament on Monday.

KATHMANDU, April 19: The national men’s volleyball team is leaving for Bangladesh on Thursday to take part in the fourth AVC Central Zone Senior Asian Men’s Championship, to be held in Dhaka from April 21 to 29.

KATHMANDU, April 18: Shivam Cement Limited has decided to co-sponsor the fourth KNP National Women’s Volleyball Championship, which will be organized by the Sher Bahadur Memorial Foundation.

KATHMANDU, April 14: Nepal Commerce Campus has won the Vice Chancellor Cup Inter-campus Volleyball Tournament defeating the host Ratna Rajya Laxmi Campus in the final match on Friday.

KATHMANDU, April 9: : Ratna Rajya Laxmi Campus (RR)’s Free Student Union (FSU) is set to organize the Vice Chancellor Inter-campus Men’s National Volleyball Tournament from today.

KATHMANDU, March 31: Sher Bahadur Khadka Memorial Trust is set to organize the fourth National Women’s Volleyball Tournament from May 4.

KATHMANDU, March 16:  The host departmental team Armed Police Force has lifted the title of fifth Open Women’s National Volleyball Tournament with 3-0 straight sets win over Shivam New Diamond Academy on Friday.

KATHMANDU, March 16: Host departmental team Armed Police Force and Shivam New Diamond Academy are set to vie for the ongoing fifth Open Women’s National Volleyball Tournament title scheduled for Friday.

KATHMANDU, March 4: Despite losing the first two sets, the departmental team Armed Police Force (APF) has lifted the fourth NST-NVA National Women’s Volleyball Tournament on Saturday.

New Diamond and Armed Police Force to fight for women’s title

KATHMANDU, March 2: The semifinal lineup of the men’s category completed on Thursday, as all the three departmental teams -- Tribhuvan Army Club, Armed Police Force, and Nepal Police Club -- cemented their place in the last-four of the ongoing fourth NST-NVA National Women’s and Men’s Volleyball Tournament. Likewise, Help Nepal Sports Club also secured its semifinal berth.

KATHMANDU, Feb 14: Departmental team Armed Police Force (APF) has clinched the first Mayor Cup International Invitational Women’s Volleyball title defeating Shivam New Diamond Academy (NDA) on straight sets of 3-0 on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 7: The first Mayor Cup International Invitational Women’s Volleyball Tournament is being held from Saturday in a, Chitwan.