Tom Daley and Matty Lee win GB gold in men's synchronized divingBy The Rising Nepal
Great Britain's Tom Daley and Matty Lee edged out hot favourites China to win gold in the men's synchronized 10m platform diving, with a score of 471.81.
Tokyo Olympics: China continues to lead with six gold medalsBy RSS
China has continued to remain atop in clinching gold medals in the 32nd Summer Olympics underway in Tokyo, the capital city of Japan.
Nepal receives offer to host SAFF ChampionshipBy RSS
Earlier, Nepal had proposed the Federation for SAFF Championship. The SAFF Championship scheduled in Bangladesh could not take place due to the coronavirus pandemic. Nepal had expressed its interest to host the SAFF Championship after Bangladesh pulled out as the host due to increasing coronavirus infection.
IOC says masks on the Olympic podium are a "must-have"By The Rising Nepal
International Olympic Committee spokesman Mark Adams said masks on the Olympic podium are "not a nice to have, it's a must-have," according to Reuters.
Defending champion Murray withdraws from Olympics singlesBy BBC
Britain's two-time defending champion Andy Murray has withdrawn from the men's singles at the Tokyo Olympics with a minor thigh strain.
Head coach of national football team Al Mutairi announces resignationBy The Rising Nepal
Head coach of national football team Abdullah Al Mutairi has announced to resign from the position.
First day of 2020 Olympics begins with gold for China and more Covid-19 casesBy The Rising Nepal
The global pandemic postponed the Tokyo 2020 Olympics by a year, and even though the Games have now finally started, Covid-19 is still creating difficulties for athletes and organizers.
More than 20 athletes have dropped out of the Olympics because of Covid-19By The Rising Nepal
After putting their Olympic dreams on hold for more than a year, at least 22 athletes have seen their dreams dashed as they tested positive for the virus, forcing them to withdraw from the competition.
Tokyo Olympics inauguration todayBy RSS
The 32nd Summer Olympics is going to be formally inaugurated today. The Olympics would be inaugurated at 4:45 Nepal time amidst a special programme to be organised in Tokyo, the capital of Japan.
Australia and New Zealand pull out of Rugby League World Cup tournamentBy The Rising Nepal
Australia and New Zealand have pulled out of the Rugby League World Cup because of "player welfare and safety concerns" related to Covid-19.
Australia set to tour Bangladesh for five T20Is in AugustBy The Rising Nepal
The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has confirmed that Australia will arrive in Dhaka on July 29 to play five T20Is against Bangladesh, from August 3 to 9.
Olympics opening ceremony director dismissed on eve of eventBy BBC
The show director of the Olympics opening ceremony has been dismissed, one day before the event is due to be held.
Five athletes from Nepal vying in Summer Olympics 2020By RSS
Five athletes will be vying in the 32nd Summer Olympics to be held in Tokyo, the capital of Japan, from July 23 to August 8. They will be competing in four games.
Three assistant coaches appointed for National Women Football teamBy RSS
Three assistant coaches have been appointed for the Nepali National Women Football team which is presently on the closed training for the 2022 AFC Women's Asian Cup qualification.
Six British athletes forced to self-isolate in Tokyo after close contact with Covid-19 case on flight to GamesBy The Rising Nepal
Six British athletes and two staff members are self-isolating after coming into close contact with an individual who tested positive for Covid-19 on their flight to Japan, the British Olympic Association said Sunday.
Athletes 'probably very worried'- Games chief after athletes' village organiser tests positive for CovidBy BBC
The chief of the Tokyo Olympics accepts athletes are "probably very worried" after a Games-related organiser became the first person to test positive for Covid-19 in the athletes' village.
T20 World Cup 2021: India and Pakistan to face off in Super 12sBy The Rising Nepal
India and Pakistan will meet in the Super 12s stage of the 2021 men's T20 World Cup, to be co-hosted by the UAE and Oman between October 17 and November 14.
Euro 2020 : England's Title Drought ContinuesBy The Rising Nepal
In the end, it was not to be a repeat of 1966. For all the nostalgia that accompanied England’s participation in the Euro 2020 final, the first that nation had reached in a major tournament in 55 years—a game held, like the 1966 World Cup Final, in London at Wembley Stadium—it turned out the model was something much more recent, and much less favorable for the hosts.
India cricketer tests positive for Covid-19 in UKBy BBC
An Indian cricketer on the ongoing tour of England has tested positive for Covid-19, a senior official has said.