HIMS wins swimming

September 14, 2016 21:23 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 14: Himalayan International Model Higher Secondary School (HIMS) on Wednesday secured top finish in the Kathmandu District Inter-school Swimming Championship held at the Dhumbarahi Swimming Pool.

KATHMANDU, Sept 14: Nepalese Army felicitated swimmer Sirish Gurung and athlete Saraswati Bhattarai during the closing ceremony of Chief of Army Staff Trophy Sports Tournament 2073 on Wednesday for breaking national records in the recently held Rio Olympics.

MIDDLESBROUGH, Sept 14: For the 2016/2017 Premier League season, Middlesbrough Football Club unveiled Musco’s LED lighting solution.

ATHENS, Sept 14: UEFA on Wednesday overwhelmingly elected Slovenian lawyer Aleksander Ceferin, almost unknown three months ago, as its new president to lead the world’s most powerful football confederation into a new era after Michel Platini was forced to resign.

BARCELONA, Sept 14: Barcelona coach Luis Enrique hailed hat-trick hero Lionel Messi as the greatest player in the world "in every position" after the Argentine maestro sent another record tumbling in a thumping 7-0 Champions League win over Celtic.

Aryan into semifinal

September 14, 2016 12:23 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 14:  Aryan Giri of Nepal has advanced to the quarterfinals of the ANLTA Asian Junior Tour U-14 Ranking Tennis Tournament circuit two on Tuesday.

Three share lead on opening day

September 14, 2016 12:20 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 13: Two Indian golfers and a Nepali player share joint lead after the first round of the Faldo Series Nepal Championship golf tournament at the Gokarna Golf Club in Kathmandu.

KATHMANDU, Sept 13: Sujana Lohani has become the first Nepali woman chess player to be awarded with the title of FIDE Master after registering victory in the ongoing 42th Chess Olympiad in Baku, Azerbaijan on Tuesday.

New Diamond, APF make winning starts

September 14, 2016 10:22 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 13: The women’s teams of New Diamond Academy and Armed Police Force (APF) made winning starts to the Third NVA National Women’s and Men’s Club Volleyball Championship that kicked off at the National Sports Council’s covered hall, Tripureshwar on Tuesday.

Para taekwondo team off to Poland

September 14, 2016 10:17 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 14:  Sita Bhandari and Ranjana Dhamala have left for Poland on Tuesday to participate in the Fifth European Para Taekwondo Championship.