BARCELONA, Jan 18:  Lionel Messi had a penalty saved as triple King’s Cup holders Barcelona suffered a surprise 1-0 loss at city rivals Espanyol in a quarter-final first leg on Wednesday, ending an unbeaten run of 29 games in all competitions.

TAC, NPC into last four

January 18, 2018 09:35 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 18: Departmental teams Tribhuvan Army Club (TAC) and Nepal Police Club (NPC) have advanced into the semifinals of the ongoing 28th Men’s National Football Tournament under the National Sports Council (NSC) Championship on Wednesday.

Nangsal into badminton quarters

January 18, 2018 09:28 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 18: Nangsal Devi Tamang of Departmental team Tribhuvan Army Club (TAC)’s Nangsal Devi Tamang has advanced into the women’s singles quarterfinals of the ongoing 39th National Badminton Tournament under the National Sports Council (NSC) Championship on Wednesday, beating Central Region’s Tara Ale 21-3, 21-3.

KATHMANDU, Jan 18: The International Judo Federation (IJF)’s judo coach Dan Telkar has started training the players for of the Nepali national judo team on from Wednesday.

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo is keen on leaving the Santiago Bernabeu outfit and rejoin Manchester United after the Portuguese international “felt betrayed” by club president Florentino Perez over a reported broken promises of a pay rise.

APF, Far-western into semis

January 17, 2018 07:34 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 17: Departmental team Armed Police Force (APF) and Far-western Region have advanced into the last four of the ongoing 28th Men’s National Football Tournament under the National Sports Council (NSC) Championship on Tuesday.

Second edition of Pinkathon in Feb 24

January 17, 2018 07:33 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 17: The second Nepali edition of Pinkathon, Nepal’s biggest women’s run to raise awareness about women’s health, is set to be organized in Kathmandu next month.

36th Badminton Tournament kicks off

January 16, 2018 16:24 pm

BHIMDUTTANAGAR, Jan 16: 39th Badminton Tournament under National Sports Council Championship has begun at Bhimduttanagar of Kanchanpur district from Tuesday. The tournament organized by District Badminton Association, Kanchanpur.

Manchester United took time off from their pursuit of Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez to coast to a comfortable 3-0 victory against Stoke at Old Trafford on Monday. Antonio Valencia and Anthony Martial in the first half, and Romelu Lukaku after the break, were on the scoresheet as Jose Mourinho finally beat struggling Stoke as United manager at the fourth time of asking.

MELAMCHI, Jan 15: 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.