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  • Nepal grouped with Japan, Vietnam, Pakistan in Asian Games 2018

    Newslaya July 6, 2018

    Kathmandu.  Nepal has been grouped with Japan, Vietnam and Pakistan in Group D for the upcoming men’s football of the 2018 Asian Games to be held in Jakarta, Indonesia. 
     
    Nepal will take on the three teams in the U-23 tournament, which has an allocation....

  • Sandeep Lamichhane proves his ability in Global T20 Canada tournament

    Newslaya July 3, 2018

    Itahari. Nepal International leg-spinner Sandeep Lamichhane roared back into form after a solid display for Montreal Tigers against the Vancouver Knights in the Global T20 Canada tournament on Monday.

    Lamichhane finished with superb bowling figures of 1-19 from his four overs spell....

  • ​FIFA World Cup 2018 : All schedule of Round of 16 matches

    Newslaya June 30, 2018

    Itahari. France, Argentina, Uruguay, Portugal, Spain, Russia, Croatia, Denmark, Brazil, Mexico, Japan, Sweden, Switzerland, Colombia, Belgium and England have qualified for the FIFA World Cup 2018 Round of 16 (pre-quarterfinals). 

    Defending champions Germany are the biggest shock of the tournament till now....

  • ​World Cup Football trolls heated social media

    Newslaya June 25, 2018

    World Cup fever is increasing as knockout round set to start soon. In Cafeteria, home, college, office and everywhere football issues are discussed. Social media is totally divided as people support different football teams. Basically Nepali football fans seem to support Brazil, Argentina, Germany, Spain....

  • Harry Kane leads race for the Golden Boot of World Cup

    Newslaya June 25, 2018

    Kathmandu . England’s captain Harry Kane surpassed to the top of the 2018 FIFA World Cup goal scorer charts on Sunday, smashing a hat-trick against Panama to overtake Cristiano Ronaldo (Portugal) and Romelu Lukaku (Belgium). 
     
    Kane, who now has five goals in two matches,....

  • ​Brazil defeated Costa Rica to put world cup hope alive

    Newslaya June 23, 2018

    Itahari. Philippe Coutinho and Neymar both scored in stoppage time to snatch victory for Brazil after the Paris Saint-Germain forward had been denied a penalty by VAR in a 2-0 World Cup victory over Costa Rica.

    Desperate for a win after being....

  • ​France secured pre-quarterfinals spot as Mbappe set record

    Newslaya June 22, 2018

    Kathmandu . France joined Russia and Uruguay in securing a place in the World Cup round of 16 as wonderkid Kylian Mbappe strike in the first half to seal another unconvincing victory for the 1998 champions.

    Mbappe was France's youngest-ever player at....

  • ​Sri Lanka Legendary cricketer Jayawardene to lead MCC against Nepal

    Newslaya June 21, 2018

    Itahari. Former Sri Lanka captain and current IPL team Mumbai Indians head coach Mahela Jayawardene is set to lead the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) that will face Nepal and Netherlands in a triangular T20 series at Lord's in England on July 29.

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  • ​Football legend Maradona apologizes for smoking at Moscow stadium

    Newslaya June 17, 2018

    Itahari. Argentina's football legend Diego Maradona, who was noticed smoking a cigar at Moscow's Spartak Stadium in Saturday's FIFA World Cup Group D match of Argentina playing against Iceland. He said he was unaware that no one is allowed to smoke at the stadiums.
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  • Aguiro in, Higuain out as Argentina faces Iceland

    Newslaya June 16, 2018

    Itahari . Argentina's coach Jorge Sampaoli has taken the astonishing decision to reveal his starting line-up for his side's World Cup Group D opener match against Iceland today.
     
    Sergio Aguero was selected ahead of Gonzalo Higuain to lead the line.
    Coach Sampaoli,....