Australia revokes Novak Djokovic's visaBy TRN Online
Nine-time Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic may not be able to defend his 2021 title after his visa to enter Australia was cancelled following an outcry over his controversial "medical exemption" from the country's coronavirus vaccination rules granted by the competition's organizers.
Australian fury over Djokovic vaccine waiverBy BBC
Australians have reacted angrily to news that tennis player Novak Djokovic will play in the Australian Open, after being exempted from vaccination rules. All players and staff at the tournament must be vaccinated or have an exemption granted by an expert independent panel.
Kohli misses second Test with back spasmBy BBC
India captain Virat Kohli is out of the second Test against South Africa, which began on Monday, with a back spasm. With regular vice-captain Rohit Sharma already missing the series with injury, KL Rahul is standing in as skipper, with Hanuma Vihari coming into the XI.
Closed camp starts for national cricket squadBy RSS
The closed-door training of the Nepali national men's cricket squad kicked off from today in view of the 2022 ICC Men's T20 World Cup Global Qualifier scheduled to be held in Oman.
Jhapa Gold Cup taking place on March 5-14By RSS
The fifth edition of Jhapa Gold Cup is taking place on March 5-14. The venue for the tournament is Domalal Rajbamshi Stadium in Birtamod, Jhapa.
Chair Prachanda's report endorsed unanimouslyBy TRN Online
The 8th General Convention of the CPN (Maoist Center) has endorsed the report presented by party Chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' unanimously.
Victorious women volleyball team receive warm welcomeBy TRN Online
The national women's volleyball team received a hero’s welcome after returning with a second international trophy in Kathmandu on Thursday. Minister for Youth and Sports Maheshwor Jung Gahatraj Athak welcomed them at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu.
Cricket Captain will not change: Coach DasanayakeBy RSS
Dasanayake said that he had discussed with both CAN and the players and as CAN is not likely to change the captain, Sandeep Lamichhane will be the captain. It may be noted that CAN had dismissed Gyanendra Malla from the post of captain and Dipendra Singh Airy from the post of vice-captain on November 15 citing disciplinary reasons.
National Women Volleyball Team returns home with historic achievementBy RSS
Minister for Youth and Sports, Maheshwor Jung Gahatraj, and Nepal Volleyball Association Chair Manoranjan Raman Sharma among others reached Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) to welcome the team returning home with a historic achievement. The team was welcomed amidst the playing of music.
Liverpool lose for 2nd time in EPL, big blow to title hopesBy The Rising Nepal
Losses for Liverpool are about as rare as penalty misses by Mohamed Salah. Both happened on Tuesday and, even at the halfway stage of the season, it could cost Jürgen Klopp's team the Premier League title.
President, Vice President congratulate Nepali Women Volleyball TeamBy RSS
"Hearty congratulation to the Nepali Women Volleyball Team on clinching the title of AVC Central Zone Women’s Challenge Cup for the second consecutive time,” the President wrote in her official Twitter account. The Head-of-the-State has wished for the continued success of the team in the future.
Nepal defend Central Zone Volleyball Challenge CupBy The Rising Nepal
Nepal defended the women’s title at the Asian Senior Central Zone Volleyball Challenge Cup in Dhaka, Bangladesh on Tuesday.
Nepal clinches Asian Central Zone Women's Volleyball Championship titleBy RSS
Nepal won the title beating Uzbekistan in a set of 3-2 in the match held today at Sahid Suhrawardi Indoor Stadium at Dhaka Mirpur of Bangladesh. This is Nepal's second international title in the history of Nepali volleyball.
Rai guides Sankata to thirdBy The Rising Nepal
A brace from Uttam Rai moved Sankata Club to the third position at the Martyr’s Memorial A Division League after registering a 3-0 comfortable victory over Brigade Boys Club in a one-sided affair at Dashrath Stadium, Kathmandu on Sunday.
APF dethrone Province 1 to lift PM CupBy The Rising Nepal
Armed Police Force (APF) claimed the title of PM Cup National Women’s Cricket Tournament following their seven-wicket thrashing over defending champion Province No. 1 at Falpa Cricket Ground in Dhangadhi on Sunday.
Nepali Eves inch closer to the finalBy The Rising Nepal
Nepali eves inched closer to the title clash of the Asian Senior Central Zone Men’s and Women’s Volleyball Challenge Cup after they registered third victory in a row beating host Bangladesh 3-0 in a straight set in the match held at Dhaka, Bangladesh on Saturday.
Veterans Cup football tournament to be held in NawalpurBy RSS
A national-level 'Veterans Cup Football Tournament is to be organized in Nawalpur of Nawalparasi (East of Bardaghat Susta). On the occasion of New Year 2022, Maghe Sankranti and Maghi Festival, a football tournament is being organized by District Football Association Nawalpur with support from Returnee Migrants Nepal Nawalpur Branch and Tiger Club Gochhada.
Ex-India off-spinner Harbhajan Singh retiresBy BBC
Former India off-spinner Harbhajan Singh has announced his retirement from all forms of cricket. The 41-year-old last played for India in 2016, with his final game being for Kolkata Knight Riders in the Indian Premier League (IPL) in April 2021.
Nepal defeats Maldives, registers second consecutive winBy RSS
Nepal has registered its second consecutive victory towards the women category in AVC Asian Central Zone Women's and Men's Volleyball Championship. The Championship is taking place in Bangladesh.
Nketiah hat-trick sends Arsenal into League Cup semi-finalsBy The Rising Nepal
Eddie Nketiah scored a hat-trick as a much-changed Arsenal marched into the League Cup semi-finals by beating Sunderland 5-1 on Tuesday. The 22-year-old striker is out of contract at the end of the season and gave potential suitors in the January transfer window a reminder of his predatory prowess in front of goal.