20-member football team announced

20-member football team announced
Kathmandu: A 20-member Nepali national football team has been announced to play a friendship match with Laos. The athletes were selected out of 33 players who were picked in the preliminary stage, according to the All Nepal Football Association (ANFA). They are Kiran Chemjong, Bikesh Kuthu, Rabin Shrestha, Ananta Tamang, Aditya Chaudhary, Devend...

Nepali team wins international karate title

Nepali team wins international karate title
Kathmandu: The Banasthali Karate Dojo of Nepal has won the title of the Second International Karate Championship. Banasthali became the Team Champion clinching eight gold, two silver and two bronze medals in the competition held at the National Table-tennis Training Centre at Lainchaur. India which clinched fivegold, three silver and 29 bronze m...

Manchester United win the FA Cup

Manchester United win the FA Cup
A brilliant strike from Jesse Lingard took Manchester United to their first silverware in almost three years, as the Red Devils triumphed 2-1 over Crystal Palace in the FA Cup final. United fell behind to substitute Jason Puncheon's 78th-minute strike, but Juan Mata levelled within 180 seconds to take the game to extra time. Chris Smalling – ear...

FIFA hires Norwegian as Infantino’s strategic director

FIFA hires Norwegian as Infantino’s strategic director
ZURICH: (AP) FIFA says it has hired Norwegian soccer federation official Kjetil Siem as President Gianni Infantino's director of strategic matters. FIFA says the role is a new one overseeing the soccer body's structure in Zurich. For the past four years, Siem was secretary general at the Norwegian federation while Infantino had the same position a...

Diego Costa, Cazorla, Mata & Torres ALL left out of Spain’s Euro 2016 squad

Diego Costa, Cazorla, Mata & Torres ALL left out of Spain’s Euro 2016 squad
The Chelsea, Manchester United and Arsenal stars have all been overlooked as Vicente Del Bosque's side look to win a third straight continental championships Spain manager Vicente Del Bosque has left Chelsea striker Diego Costa, Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata and Arsenal star Santi Cazorla out of his preliminary 25-man squad for this s...

Army wins Madan Bhandari gold cup

Army wins Madan Bhandari gold cup
Urlabari (Morang): Nepal Army's Tribhuvan Army Club has won the 5th Madan Bhandari memorial gold cup football tournament. Riding on a brace from ace striker Nawayug Shrestha, the TAC defeated the organizers Madan Bhandari Memorial academy team by 2-1 to clinch the trophy. Nawayug had opened the scoring in the 29th minute which was cancelled out ...