Saudi Arabia to host ninth Asian Winter Games

A Saudi flag flutters atop Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul, Turkey October 20, 2018. Photo Courtesy: Reuters

Kathmandu: Saudi Arabia is going to host the 9th Asian Winter Games in 2029. The Gulf nation Saudi Arabia has announced that it will host the Asian Winter Games despite spending billions of dollars to build artificial mountains, lakes and rivers, according to Reuters. It is mentioned in the news that Saudi Arabia has pledged… Continue reading Saudi Arabia to host ninth Asian Winter Games

Nepal wins with Anjan Bista’s hat-trick against Bangladesh

Kathmandu : Nepal has easily won the international friendly football match against Bangladesh. Nepal beat Bangladesh 3-1 in the match held at Dashrath Stadium today. Forward Anjan Bishta scored a hat-trick in Nepal’s victory. He completed the hat trick in the first half of the game. He scored in the 18th, 27th and 38th minutes… Continue reading Nepal wins with Anjan Bista’s hat-trick against Bangladesh

Interpol Diffusion Notice issued against cricketer Sandeep

Kathmandu: International police organization (Interpol) has issued a diffusion notice against Nepali cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane. According to the request of the Nepal Police, Interpol has issued a diffusion notice against Sandeep. After issuing the diffusion notice, 135 countries affiliated to Interpol will search for Sandeep in their country. A teenage girl has filed a police… Continue reading Interpol Diffusion Notice issued against cricketer Sandeep

Nepal to play friendly match with Bangladesh under captaincy of Kiran Chemjong

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Kathmandu: Nepal is all set to play a friendly match with Bangladesh under the captaincy of goal-keeper Kiran Chemjong. The preparations of the Nepali team for the match to be held at the Dasharath Stadium in Tripureshwar have been completed. The match will be played at Dasharath Stadium on Tuesday at 5 pm. In the… Continue reading Nepal to play friendly match with Bangladesh under captaincy of Kiran Chemjong

National Women’s Football Team coach Kumar Thapa resign

Kathmandu: Kumar Thapa, the head coach of the Nepali women’s national football team, has announced his resignation. Thapa resigned at the press conference held after the final of the SAFF Women’s Championship held on Monday. Stating that it is not appropriate to hold the position after not winning the title he resigned from his post.

Nepal again remains runner-up on SAFF Women’s Championship

Kathmandu: Nepal has again failed to win the SAFF women’s championship title. After losing 3-1 to Bangladesh in the final at the Dashrath Stadium today, Nepal again remained as a runner-up. This is the fifth time that Nepal has been defeated in the final in SAFF women’s football. Meanwhile, Bangladesh has created a new history… Continue reading Nepal again remains runner-up on SAFF Women’s Championship

Roger Federer says he is retiring from pro tennis at age 41

File Photo Switzerland's Roger Federer kisses the trophy after defeating Croatia's Marin Cilic to win the Men's Singles final match on day thirteen at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London Sunday, July 16, 2017. Photo Courtesy: AP

Kathmandu: Roger Federer is retiring from professional tennis at age 41 after a series of knee operations, closing a career in which he won 20 Grand Slam titles, finished five seasons ranked No. 1 and helped create a golden era of men’s tennis with rivals Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic. Federer posted what he called… Continue reading Roger Federer says he is retiring from pro tennis at age 41

Historic win over India

Kathmandu: With a historic victory over India, Nepal has reached the finals of the Women’s SAFF Championship. Nepal won 1-0 against India in the match at Dasharath Stadium in Tripureshwar on Friday. This is the first time in the history of Women’s SAFF Championship that Nepal has defeated India. Rashmikumari Ghising scored the decisive goal… Continue reading Historic win over India

Nepal lost 4-0 to India in the under-17 SAFF Championship

Kathmandu: Nepal has failed to win the title of SAFF Championship under 17 years. Nepal lost to India 4-0 in the final in Sri Lanka last night. After defeating India in the group stage, Nepal performed disappointingly in the final. In the 39th minute, Nepal’s captain Prashant Laxam got red card for hitting Indian player,… Continue reading Nepal lost 4-0 to India in the under-17 SAFF Championship

Nepal reaches semi-finals of SAFF Women’s Championship

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Kathmandu: Nepal defeated Sri Lanka by 6-0 in the final match of group ‘B’ under SAFF Women’s Championship. With this win, Nepal become the winner of Group ‘B’ and reach the semi-finals of the match. Nepal defeated Bhutan by 4-0 in the first match. Bhutan has already entered the semi-finals from this group. Similarly, from… Continue reading Nepal reaches semi-finals of SAFF Women’s Championship