Friday, August 12

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ANFA managed to quell internal disputes for the time being
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ANFA managed to quell internal disputes for the time being

By a Staff Reporter Kathmandu - The All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) has succeeded in resolving the dispute within the Executive Committee for the time being. The Ex Co meeting decided to dismiss the appointment of Head of Foreign Affairs Nabin Pande, who has been the subject of the most controversy, and appointed him as an advisor of President Pankaj Bikram Nembang. Likewise, the second Ex Co meeting held at the ANFA headquarters in Satdobato has decided to abandon the previous Momendroum of Understanding (MOU) with the Nepal Super League (NSL) organizer Nepal Sports and Events Management. At the same time, a committee has been formed to discuss with the NSL organizers regarding the new MOU under the chairmanship of President Nembang. The meeting has nominated t...
Construction of the world’s highest altitude Golf course in Mustang accomplished
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Construction of the world’s highest altitude Golf course in Mustang accomplished

By a Staff Reporter Nepal is known as the country with the highest peak. Now, Nepal will also be known as the country having a Golf course at the highest altitude Golf.  Gandaki Province Member of Parliament (MP) Indra Dhara Bista announced that the construction of the Mustang Golf Course has been completed in Lomanthang of Mustang district amidst a press conference on Monday. Mustang Golf Course is said to be located at an altitude of 4,645 meters (15239.5 feet) above sea level. The Yak Golf Course in Sikkim, India was earlier known as the golf course at high altitude. Yak Golf Course is at an altitude of 3,970 meters above sea level. The golf course containing 9 holes was built with a proactive initiation of Hon. Indra Dhara Bista. The golf course was built with t...
Bhandari heading towards India tomorrow
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Bhandari heading towards India tomorrow

By a Staff Reporter Nepal National Women's Football Team and Nepal APF Football Club striker Sabitra Bhandari aka Samba is set to head towards India on Saturday to join Gokulam Kerela FC. Samba and Gokulam Kerela FC reached an agreement last month for a time period of one year. Samba was the prime player of the team when Gokulam Kerela FC crowned the title of the Indian Women's League (IWL) a couple of years ago. With the top-notch performance from Samba, Gokulam bagged the trophy remaining undefeated.     Samba scored goals in all the league matches. She was named the top scorer of the league with 16 goals. She also scored 3 goals in the playoffs. Similarly, in 2019, Samba helped Sethu FC to clinch the title of IWL for the first time. She scored 14 goals that season. Due ...
Seven Supreme Athletes honored  on HamroKhelkud’s Seventh Anniversary
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Seven Supreme Athletes honored on HamroKhelkud’s Seventh Anniversary

By a Staff Reporter HamroKhelkud.com honored seven supreme athletes who have contributed significantly to Nepali sports during their time on the occasion of its seventh anniversary amidst a program on Thursday. On a program organized at Ashok Hall, HamroKhelkud honored the first international medal winner for Nepal Jit Bahadur Kc, the South Asian Games (SAG) record holder runner Baikuntha Manandhar, the Gold Medalist of SAG both as a coach and a player Raju Kaji Shakya, the first player to succeed in the qualifiers and played in the Olympics Sangina Baidhya, Deepak Bista who has won the most medals in individual events in an international arena, star cricketer Paras Khadka and Gaurika Singh, who won the most medals in the 13th South Asian Games (SAG) held in Nepal three years ag...
Rugby team flying towards Jakarta
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Rugby team flying towards Jakarta

By a Staff Reporter A squad of 12 players and 6 officials will fly towards Indonesia to participate in the Asia Rugby Sevens Trophy on Thursday. Alisa Thapa (Captain), Srijan Rai (Vice Captain), Panchmaya Shrestha, Savitri Purja, Sabina Maharjan, Nani Tamang, Sujina Gurung, Manisha Thapa Magar, Apsara Karki, Bishaka Rai, Sarmila Rai, and Apana Paudel are the players traveling to compete in the tournament. Binod Tamang is the coach of the team. Binu Khadka is the team manager whereas Laxman Adhikari has been given the responsibility of physiotherapist. Taisuke Miao and Kamana Giri will travel with the team as an officials. Nepal, India, Indonesia, Singapore, UAE, Mongolia, and Guam will vie for the trophy in the two days tournament to be held at JGBH Rugby Pitch in Jakarta ...
Singh among Supreme Seven to be felicitated in HamroKhelkud’s anniversary
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Singh among Supreme Seven to be felicitated in HamroKhelkud’s anniversary

By a Staff Reporter Swimmer Gaurika Singh, who won the most medals in the 13th South Asian Games (SAG) held in Nepal three years ago is one of the supreme seven athletes to be felicitated on HamroKhelkud’s anniversary. HamroKhelkud.com is honoring the seven supreme athletes of all time on the occasion of its seventh anniversary. The players who have contributed significantly to Nepali sports during their time will be honored amidst an event to be held in Lalitpur on Thursday. The first international medal winner for Nepal Jit Bahadur Kc, the South Asian Games (SAG) record holder runner Baikuntha Manandhar, the Gold Medalist of SAG both as a coach and a player Raju Kaji Shakya, the first player to succeed in the qualifiers and played in the Olympics Sangina Baidhya, Deepak Bis...
Star Cricketer Khadka to be felicitated in HamroKhelkud’s anniversary
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Star Cricketer Khadka to be felicitated in HamroKhelkud’s anniversary

By a Staff Reporter Former Nepal National Cricket team captain Paras Khadka is one amongst supreme seven athletes to be felicitated in HamroKhelkud’s anniversary. The first international medal winner for Nepal Jit Bahadur Kc, the South Asian Games (SAG) record holder runner Baikuntha Manandhar, the Gold Medalist of SAG both as coach and a player Raju Kaji Shakya, the first player to succeed in the qualifiers and played in the Olympics Sangina Baidhya and Deepak Bista who has won the most medals in individual events in an international arena are amongst to be honoured have been revealed earlier. Khadka is the most successful captain and player in the history of Nepali Cricket. Nepal had only played a single T20 World Cup so far. Khadka was the captain of the team when Nepal co...
NVA Vice President Maskey announces candidacy for President
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NVA Vice President Maskey announces candidacy for President

By a Staff Reporter Vice President of Nepal Volleyball Association (NVA) Nirose Maskey has announced her candidacy for the post of President amidst a press conference in Kathmandu on Tuesday. The NVA election will be held on September 7, 2022.   She is the first one to announce the official candidacy for the election. She had already announced her candidacy a couple of years ago. The last election of NVA took place on May 14, 2016. The meeting that was held two weeks prior fixed the date of the election. Maskey, who entered the association as a central member, had also been treasurer of the association. She has also expressed her five commitments for the development of volleyball while announcing her candidacy that includes training, competition, infrastructure, promotion and...
Nepal must face playoffs to compete in World Cup and Asian Cup qualifiers
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Nepal must face playoffs to compete in World Cup and Asian Cup qualifiers

By a Staff Reporter Nepal has to compete from the first stage of Asian Cup qualifiers for the 2026 FIFA World Cup. The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) released the new qualifiers format for the World Cup 2026 and Asian Cup 2027 on Monday. As per the new format, Nepal have to start its campaign through the playoffs. The World Cup 2026 will jointly be held in America, Canada and Mexico in which 48 teams will vie to be crowned champions of the prestigious title. 8 teams from Asia will qualify for the World Cup. One team will have to face intercontinental play offs. 9 teams from Asia will play in the World Cup if a team qualifies through play-offs. Earlier, the four spots were given to Asia. According to the new format, the bottom teams should pass at least four rounds of qual...
Goalie Chemjong proposes his lover after winning the title
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Goalie Chemjong proposes his lover after winning the title

By a Staff Reporter Nepal National Football team goalkeeper and skipper Kiran Chemjong makes a marriage proposal to his lover after clinching the title of Dhivehi Premier League (DPL) at Maldives. Kiran, who was also awarded with the best goalkeeper of the league, proposed to his girlfriend in front of everyone while celebrating the league title with his team. He has also published the video of that moment through his social media. Kiran and his girlfriend Kanchan Niraula who is a flight attendant by profession, were dating for a year and half.  View this post on Instagram A post shared by kiran.kumar limbu. (@kc16kiran_chemjong) Kiran's top notch performance helped Mazia Sports and Recreation Club to bag its third consecutive league...
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