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Two games under ‘A’ Division Football League taking place today

Two games are taking place today under the ‘A’ Division league football tournament.Himalayan Sherpa Club will be meeting the APF Club in the first match while Brigade Boys will play against Signature Manang Marsyangdi Club in the second match to be held at ANFA Complex, Satdobato.

by RSS | Oct 12
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National, international award winning athletes honoured

The Nepal Okinawa Suriken Sorinryo Karate Association has honoured the athletes who have won national and international awards amid a programme here on Thursday. Those who have been honoured include Aryan Ranjit and Sagar Shahi, who have won bronze medals in the Singapore International Karate Championship and Kriti Gautam and Digambar Prasad Panta, who have won

by RSS | Oct 12
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Ronaldo lawyers say rape claims are fabrications

Lawyers for Cristiano Ronaldo have confirmed the existence of a non-disclosure agreement with Kathryn Mayorga, who accuses the footballer of sexual assault, but say the allegations of rape are “completely fabricated.” A statement from lawyer Peter S. Christiansen on behalf of Ronaldo said the Juventus forward "vehemently denies...

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Martyrs memorial league: Chyasal and Machchindra share points

The Chyasal Youth Club and Machchindra Club played a goalless draw to share points in the match held under the Martyrs Memorial A division league football. In the match held at ANFA ground Satdobato today, Chyasal failed to convert a penalty that it won in the 72nd minute of the match. Hemant Thapamagar failed to score from the spot.

by RSS | Oct 11
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FIFA announces global strategy to boost women’s football

FIFA announced a new global strategy for women’s football on Tuesday in an effort to create revenue streams and increase grassroots participation. FIFA said in a statement that it would work closely with member associations through workshops and special initiatives to “encourage female empowerment” through football. “The women’s game is a top priority,” FIFA’s secretary general Fatma Samoura said.

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Nepal beats China by 10 wickets

Nepal has thrashed China by 10 wickets under the ICC World T-20 Qualifiers Group B. In a match held in Bayuemas Oval Cricket Stadium in Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur today, Nepal registered a thumping victory against its rival China. It is Nepal's fifth consecutive win in the match.

by RSS | Oct 10
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Ronaldo nominated for Ballon d'Or Awards

Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo has been named among 30 nominees for the men’s Ballon d’Or trophy awarded by France Football magazine to the best player in the world. The Portugal captain has won the award for the past two years and five times in all, a record he shares with Argentina’s Lionel Messi who is also on the list announced...

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Nepal defeats Bhutan in ICC World T20 Asia Qualifier

Nepal has won today's match held under ICC World T20 Asia Qualifier 'B'. The ICC World T20 Asia Qualifier is taking place in Malaysia. Nepal defeated Bhutan by 117 runs to win in the match held at YKM-YSD Oval Ground in Malaysia. This is the fourth consecutive win of Nepal in the tournament. 

by RSS | Oct 09
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Nepal looking for fourth win in ICC World T-20 qualifier

Nepal is playing against Bhutan in the fourth match under the ICC World T-20 Asia Qualifier Group ‘B’ today. The game is taking place in Kuala Lumpur, the capital of Malaysia. Nepal is on top of the Group B after defeating hosts Malaysia, Myanmar and Thailand and is poised for a fourth win in today’s match against minnows Bhutan.

by RSS | Oct 09
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Ronaldo asks for space to celebrate goal amid rape case

Cristiano Ronaldo asked his Juventus teammates to leave him alone. For all that he’s embroiled in — accused of rape nine years ago — the soccer superstar wanted some space so he could celebrate his goal on Saturday all by himself in front of a TV camera.

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School-level national cricket tournament

The school-level national cricket tournament is being held in Dhangadi from coming November 13. A total of 12 school teams will be competing in the tournament. They include Little Flower School, Dhangadi, Siddhartha Shishu Sadan, Dhangadi, Sharada secondary school, Dhangadi, Saraswati secondary school, Geta, Caspian Academy Dhangadi, ABC Boarding School Nepalgunj, Kailali Model School, Dhangadi, Wisdom Academy Belauri,

by RSS | Oct 07
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Nepal ends with a win

Nepal defeated the United Arab Emirates (UAE) by three wickets today to register its first win in the ACC U-19 Asia cup cricket tournament underway in Bangladesh. In the match today, Nepal surpassed the UAE target of 269 runs with five balls to spare and seven wickets in hand. Rohit Kumar Poudel top scored

by RSS | Oct 03
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ICC T20 Qualifying-Nepal to take on Myanmar

Nepal is taking on Myanmar today for Asian selection under the ICC World T20 cricket. The qualifying match will take place at Kinrara Oval Ground in Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur at 12.00 noon today, shared Nepali team manager Raman Shiwakoti. The Nepali team is playing against Myanmar first time after 2006. Nepal had thrashed Myanmar

by RSS | Oct 03
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Women SAFF Championship- Nepal, Bangladesh meeting today for group title

Nepal and Bangladesh are meeting in the match scheduled under the ongoing Under-18 Women SAFF Championship in Bhutan. Both teams have already secured their berths in the semi-final and the team winning the today's match will become the group winner while the remaining team as the group runner-up. Nepal, in its first match,

by RSS | Oct 02
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2 American Climbers Set A Ski-Descent Record on Mt. Lhotse

Two American climbers have successfully skied down from the summit of the world's fourth-highest mountain, organizers said Monday. James Morrison of Tahoe, California, and Hilaree Nelson of Telluride, Colorado, scaled Mount Lhotse's 8,516-meter (27,940-foot) summit on Sunday with two other climbers and three Nepalese Sherpa guides, said Pemba Sherpa of Xtreme Climbers Treks and Expeditions.

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Cristiano Ronaldo Sets Up 3 Goals Against Napoli

Cristiano Ronaldo was involved in all three of his team's goals as leaders Juventus came from behind to beat 10-man Napoli 3-1 in a Serie A top-of-the-table clash on Saturday to maintain their perfect start to the season. Dries Mertens gave Napoli an early lead before Ronaldo provided a pinpoint cross for Mario Mandzukic to head in the equalizer

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Neymar Takes A Whack To The Face; Mouth Bloodied In-Game

Neymar took a whack to the face, played on with cotton tissue in his bloodied mouth, and grabbed his second goal as Paris Saint-Germain won at Nice 3-0 in the French league on Saturday. Brazil's forward was caught by Wylan Cyprien’s flailing arm as they contested the ball near the hour mark of an otherwise one-sided contest.

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National soccer team off to Bangladesh to play Bangabandhu Gold

A Nepali football team today left for Bangladesh to take part in the Bangabandhu Gold Cup Football Tournament. All Nepal Football Association ( ANFA) president Karma Chhiring Sherpa bade farewell to the team amidst a programme at the ANFA complex at Satdobato before their departure.

by RSS | Sep 30
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Barcelona and Real Madrid Take Losses

La Liga champions Barcelona slumped to a shock 2-1 defeat at struggling Leganes and Real Madrid were resoundingly beaten 3-0 by Sevilla on Wednesday as Spain’s two biggest clubs lost on the same day for the first time since January, 2015.

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Nepal defeats Sri Lanka

Nepal has registered its third win in the 46th Asian U-18 School Championship underway in India. In today’s match held at Agra of India, Nepal defeated Sri Lanka by 1-0 to record three wins in five games so far. Jaya Gurung scored the only goal of the match in the 35th minute of the match.

by RSS | Sep 28