Benzema leads Madrid to victory in openerBy The Rising Nepal
Karim Benzema picked up from where he left off last season, playing a decisive role for Real Madrid once again.
Nepal’s Blind Women’s Cricket team–the forgotten fraternityBy The Rising Nepal
Kathmandu, Aug. 15:They come from different parts of the country - some from Butwal, others from Syangja, and some few from Chitwan while a majority from Pokhara. They are teachers, students, wives and mothers coming from diverse backgrounds, yet somehow united by their unflinching passion for cricket and their impaired vision. It is this group of 15 women that is recognised as the world’s first-ever blind women’s cricket team. This is the story of how these women came together and conquered,...
Abbas double strike puts West Indies on back footBy The Rising Nepal
Two wickets in two balls by Mohammad Abbas just before the close of play put the West Indies immediately on the back foot in reply to Pakistan's first innings total of 217 on the rain-affected opening day of the first Test at Sabina Park on Thursday.
Gandaki University to begin Bachelor’s in Sports ManagementBy RSS
The Gandaki University established by the Gandaki Province is preparing to run a four-year-long Bachelor’s in Sports Management, the first of its kind in the country.
Chelsea win UEFA Super Cup on penaltiesBy The Rising Nepal
Thomas Tuchel made the bold call, and Kepa Arrizabalaga made the big saves. Brought on as a substitute with seconds remaining in extra time, Kepa kept out two spot kicks as Chelsea beat Villarreal 6-5 in a penalty shootout to win the UEFA Super Cup on Wednesday.
Messi agrees deal to sign for Paris St-Germain - Guillem BalagueBy The Rising Nepal
Lionel Messi has agreed on a two-year deal to join Paris St-Germain following his shock exit from Barcelona, says BBC Sport columnist Guillem Balague.
13th edition of SAFF Championship to be held on October 1-13 in MaldivesBy RSS
The 13th edition of the SAFF Championship will be held from October 1-13 in the Maldives.
Striking photographs from Tokyo OlympicsBy The Rising Nepal
Striking photographs from Tokyo Olympics
Tokyo Olympics concludes; 33rd edition to take place in ParisBy RSS
The 32nd Olympics Events underway in Japan's capital Tokyo officially concluded. With this, the 33rd edition of the Olympics Games would be held in Paris, the capital of France.
Team USA finishes top of the medal table for third consecutive Olympic GamesBy The Rising Nepal
Team USA has finished top of the medal table at Tokyo 2020, winning 113 medals in 28 different sports. A total of 626 athletes competed for the US, clinching 39 gold, 41 silver and 33 bronze medals. China and hosts Japan were closest to matching the US' gold medal haul, winning 38 and 27 respectively.
Tokyo Olympics: US ties China in gold medal table with Jennifer Valente's cycling winBy The Rising Nepal
American Jennifer Valente won gold in the women's omnium cycling competition, giving the United States its 38th gold medal of Tokyo 2020 to tie China atop the gold medal table.
Messi in PSG talks after Barcelona exitBy BBC
Paris St-Germain are in talks with Lionel Messi's representatives about Argentina forward joining the Ligue 1 club following his Barcelona exit.
US beat France for fourth straight goldBy The Rising Nepal
Team USA secured a fourth straight Olympic gold medal as they beat France 87-82 in Tokyo.
Messi deal 'would have put Barca at risk for 50 years'By BBC
The club's all-time leading goalscorer, 34, is leaving because they could not afford to give him a new contract under La Liga's salary limit.
Olympics expels Belarus coaches over athlete removalBy BBC
Two Belarusian coaches have lost their Olympic accreditations after allegedly attempting to force an athlete to leave the Games in Tokyo. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) confirmed that Artur Shimak and Yury Maisevich had left the Olympic Village. An investigation is underway.
New Zealand to tour Pakistan for first time in 18 yearsBy BBC
New Zealand will tour Pakistan next month for the first time since 2003. The sides will play three one-day internationals and five Twenty20 matches in Rawalpindi and Lahore.
Kanchanpur becoming centre of KabaddiBy RSS
Bhimdatta Municipality in the district alone has more than 100 national and international Kabaddi players. Most of the players who have received training from the district sports development committee have played matches from the Nepali Army and Nepal Police.
China's Quan, 14, wins women's diving 10m platform goldBy BBC
China's 14-year-old Quan Hongchan got the better of her 15-year-old team-mate Chen Yuxi with a new world record for Olympic gold in diving's 10m platform.
Team USA recover to reach Olympic men's basketball finalBy The Rising Nepal
Team USA recovered from a shaky start to beat Australia 97-78 and reach their fourth consecutive Olympic gold-medal basketball game at Tokyo 2020.