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36th Badminton Tournament kicks off

39th Badminton Tournament under National Sports Council Championship has begun at Bhimduttanagar of Kanchanpur district from today. The tournament is organised by District Badminton Association, Kanchanpur. 

by RSS | Jan 16
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APF, Tribhuvan Army to compete for title of Khaptad Gold

The Armed Police Force (APF) Club has entered the final of Nepal Ice Sudurpashim Khaptad Gold Cup Football Tournament. In the semi-final match held Sunday at the Dhangadhi Stadium, the APF team secured its place in the final by defeating the host team Sudurpashim-11 by 2-0.

by RSS | Jan 15
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Melamchi to host National Football Championship

The First National-level Football Championship is taking place in Melamchi of Sindhupalchok district on Tuesday. The football matches under the Championship will be held at Bahunepati of Melamchi Municipality-12. Melamchi Youth Club is organising the championship around the slogan- 'Sports for Health and Sports for the Nation.'

by RSS | Jan 15
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Sunsari clinches 6th Eastern Regional Taekwondo Sports Championship

Sunsari became champion in the 6th Eastern Regional Taekwondo Sports Championship concluded today in Itahari Sub Metropolitan City. It bagged six gold and two bronzes medals. Likewise, Dhankuta claimed second position by winning four gold medals, and one bronze followed by Jhapa in third position with two gold medals and one bronze.

by RSS | Jan 14
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APF wins women' football league title

The APF Club has won the 16th national women's football league title organised by the National Sports Council. In the final match of the league, APF defeated Nepal Police Club by 3-1 to win the title with a total of 9 points. In today's match, Sabitra Bhandari of APF scored two goals and Saru Limbu scored one

by RSS | Jan 12
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Army wins National Kabbadi tournament

Tribhuvan Army Club has won both the women's and men's national Kabbadi competition held under the National Sports Council Championship 2074. In the final held today, the TAC defeated western region by 39-25 to win the championship in the men's category. In the women's category, the departmental team defeated far-western region by 39-22.

by RSS | Jan 12
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Khaptad Goldcup: AFP into semi-final

Armed Police Force (APF) club has entered the semi-final of the 'Nepal Ice Far-west Khaptad Goldcup Football tournament'. In the quarter-final match held at the local stadium today, the APF defeated Sankata Club by 2-0 to book a place in the last four. Anjan Bista scored both the goals in the 23rd and 85th minute of the match.

by RSS | Jan 11
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Neymar Rated World's Most Valuable Player, Ronaldo Drops To 49th

According to a research compiled by the CIES Football Observatory, Neymar is top of the list of the top 100 most valuable footballers. However, the overall market value of Cristiano Ronaldo has plunged and the Real Madrid star is now just the 49th most valuable player in the world.

by Dhiren Rai | Jan 11
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International skiing competition to be held in Mustang

An international skiing competition is to be held in Muktinath area of Mustang late this year with a view to promoting the country’s mountain tourism. Information about this was shared at a press meet here today. The Himalayan Skiing Trek is coordinating the event. International skier Krishna Thapa of Nepal will facilitate the competition.

by RSS | Jan 10
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8th Women's and 23rd Men's National Weightlifting Competition kicks off

Eighth Women's and 23rd Men's National Weightlifting Competition under National Sports Council Championship has begun at a hall of Pokhara Chamber of Commerce and Industry from today. Nepal Weightlifting Association and District Weightlifting Association has organised the three-day competition.

by RSS | Jan 10
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One-day blind cricket world cup: Nepal loses to Pakistan

Nepal lost to Pakistan by 9 wickets in the match held today under the 5th one-day blind world cup tournament. In the match held at Zinnah Stadium of Pakistan, Nepal posted a total of 258 runs at the loss of 5 wickets in the stipulated 40 overs.

by RSS | Jan 10
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Increase in prize amount of Rara Gold Cup Football Championship

Prize amount of the 16th Rara Gold Cup Football Championship has been increased. The championship to be organised the Sahara Club Pokhara and sponsored by Himshree Foods Pvt Ltd will take place in Pokhara from January 23 to February 3.

by RSS | Jan 09
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Third National Kho-Kho Championship from Jan 17

Men's and Women's Third National Kho-Kho Championship under National Sports Council Championship is going to be held from January 17. Nepal Kho-Kho Association General Secretary Sanuraj Shakya said that the three-day Championship is to be held at Gurans playground at Kanchan rural municipality-3 of Rupendehi.

by RSS | Jan 08
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12th South Asian Seven-a-side Football Championship from Jan 13

The 12th South Asian Seven-a-side Football Championship is going to be organised in Pokhara from January 13-18. At a press meet organised here today, President of Nepal Seven-a-side Football Federation, Nabin Pun said that all the preparation for the Championship have been completed. Players from Nepal, India, Bangladesh, Maldives, Bhutan and Pakistan will participate in the Championship.

by RSS | Jan 08
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National Kabaddi Competition kicks off in Bardiya

The 17th Women's and the 22nd Men's National Kabaddi Competition under the National Sports Council Championship-2074 BS has begun at Bhurigaun of Bardiya from today. A total of 192 athletes of 16 male and female groups from five development regions, Nepal Police, Armed Police Force and Nepal Army have been participating in the competition.

by RSS | Jan 08
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42nd National Athletic Championship kicks off

42nd National Athletic Championship has begun at the Sports City Ground here today. A total of 187 athletes are participating in the Championship. Nepal Athletics Association has organised the three-day Championship in coordination with Morang Athletics Association. Inaugurating the Championship, Member-Secretary of the National Sports Council, Keshav Kumar Bista said that the government has shown its interest in development

by RSS | Jan 07
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First National Yoga Sports Championship from January 8

The 1st National Yoga Sports Championship will be held from January 8 to 9 in Itahari of Sunsari district. To be organised by the Nepal Yoga Sports Association, the competition aims to create awareness of yoga by connecting yoga with sports, said the NYSA's treasurer and coordinator of the selection committee Mani Raj Kunwar.

by RSS | Jan 07
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39th national male and female badminton championship from Jan 16

The 39th National Male and Female Badminton Championship is set to take place in Bhimdattanagr in Kanchanpur from January 16 to 20. To be organised by the Kanchanpur District Badminton Association (KDBA) with financial support from the National Sports Council (NSC), the total 195 players from all the five development regions will participate, said the KDBA Chairperson Laxmi Datta Pandey.

by RSS | Jan 05
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Master plan mooted for sports development

Pokhara Lekhnath Metropolitan City Mayor Man Bahadur GC said they have mooted for charting out a master plan for sports development in Pokhara. He said this while inaugurating the 18th male and 9th female National Handball Tournament underway at Pokhara Stadium on Wednesday.

by RSS | Jan 04
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9th Women's and 18th Men's National Handball Championship kicks off

The 9th Women's and 18th Men's National Handball Championship has begun at Pokhara Stadium from today. Seven teams each from the male and female groups of five development regions, the Armed Police Force and Nepal Army have participated in the championship organised by the District Handball Association, Kaski with support from Nepal Handball Association.

by RSS | Jan 03