KATHMANDU, March 23: Bangladeshi GM Mollah Abdullah Al Rakib, rated 2492, is leading the ongoing Asian Zonal 3.2 Chess Championship being held in Kathmandu earning with 3.5 points from four matches. Rahman Ziaur of the same country, who also has equal points, is in the second position on the basis of progressive points.
KATHMANDU, March 22: Shiva Kumar Majhi climbed on top of the leader's board at the completion of the penultimate round of the Nepal Open Amateur Golf Championship being held at the par-72 Gokarna Golf Club in Gokarna, Kathmandu.
KATHMANDU, March 22: Nepal will host acclaimed cricketers of Sri Lanka in a three-match Twenty20 Cricket Series at the TU grounds, Kirtipur. The Nepali national cricket team represented by Gorkha Rhinos will vie against Lankan Lions consisting of current and former international cricketers of Sri Lanka. The tournament will be played from April 25 to May 1.
Manchester United defender Phil Jones is out of England's squad for their upcoming international fixtures against Germany and Lithuania after sustaining an injury in training, England coach Gareth Southgate said on Tuesday.
KATHMANDU, March 22: Nepal's national football team coach Raju Kaji Shakya says that the upcoming AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers 2019 will be the real test for Nepali team which won the AFC Solidarity Cup last year.