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Nepal FA chief steps aside during FIFA ethics case Wednesday, November 5th, 2014

ZURICH (AP): FIFA says the president of Nepal's football association has stepped aside from football duty while under investigation for financial wrongdoing. Ganesh Thapa "agreed not to participate in any football-related activity" for 120 days while FIFA's ethics committee studies misconduct..

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Nepal FA president steps aside as FIFA probes allegations Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

BERNE,(Reuters): Nepal's football association (ANFA) president Ganesh Thapa has temporarily stepped aside while FIFA's ethics committee investigates allegations of financial irregularites, made by two of his own vice-presidents, FIFA said on Tuesday. "Ganesh Thapa... has agreed not to participate..

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Nepal 0-3 Philippines; Drought continue despite Improved Show Sunday, November 2nd, 2014

KATHMANDU: Ten men Nepal display heroic fight against the Azkals, however three second half goals and couple of missed opportunities for Nepal makes sixth game in a row without a goal for Gorkhalis. Coach Jack Stefanowski fielded a team with Bimal Gharti Magar and Bharat Khawas up front and the..

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Nepal Win ICC World Cricket League Division Three Thursday, October 30th, 2014

Malaysia: Nepal beat Uganda by 62 runs to win ICC World Cricket League Division Three and both sides have earned promotion to ICC World Cricket League Division Two, which will be played in Namibia in January. Bermuda and the United States of America have been relegated to Division Four while..

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Nepal set 224-run target against Uganda

KATHMANDU: Nepal have posted a target of 224 runs against Uganda in their final match of the ICC World Cricket Division-3 at the Kinrara Academy Oval in Kuala Lumpur on Thursday. Winning the toss, Nepal were elected to bat first and posted 223 runs from 49.5 overs losing all the wickets. Both the..

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Nepal thump Malaysia by 36 runs, Secure promotions Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

KATHMANDU: Nepal entered the Division Three final and secured their promotion into Division Two after beating Malaysia by 36 runs (D/L method) in a rain-marred match. Paras Khadka led from the front, getting the first Malaysia wicket in the second over and quickly taking three more, even as opener..

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Nepal outplayed Singapore in World Cricket League Monday, October 27th, 2014

Kuala Lumpur: Gyanendra Malla's composed century helped Nepal to beat Singapore by 190 runs, as they win their 2nd match in the World Cricket League (WLC) 2014 Division 3 at Bayuemas Oval, Kuala Lumpur, before Singapore failed to get going against a bowling attack that put them under constant..

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ICC Cricket In Malaysia: Nepal Defeat Bermuda Friday, October 24th, 2014

Kuala Lumpur: Day two of Pepsi ICC World Cricket League Division 3 saw Uganda go to the top of the table with a last-ball, one-run victory over Singapore, defending champion Nepal record a resounding eight-wicket victory over Bermuda, and Malaysia overcome USA by five wickets. Nepal bowlers set up..

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Nepal lose to Uganda in Division 3 opener Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

KATHMANDU: Nepal were defeated by Uganda by 20 runs in their first match of the ICC World Cricket Division 3 held in Malaysia on Thursday. At the match played at Kinrara Oval, in Kuala Lumpur, Uganda had bowled Nepal out in 48.5 overs. Uganda had given the target of 204 runs and Nepal were..

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Nepal heavy favourites for earning promotion Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Most of the cricket world has their eyes focused on next year's World Cup in Australia and New Zealand. For many in the Associate world though, their attention has already shifted to the qualification path for the 2019 World Cup. Six teams have assembled in Malaysia for the ICC World Cricket..

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Cricket Association of Nepal appoints new CEO Tuesday, October 14th, 2014

The Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) has named Bhawana Ghimire as its chief executive, while Prakash Maharjan was appointed as finance manager. The lack of a full-time paid administrator, as ICC administration statute 2.1 requires, had put Nepal on a warning list in June. However, with Ghimire's..

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Budha Subba International Gold Cup from Feb. 13 Monday, October 13th, 2014

SUNSARI: The 17th edition of the Budha Subba Gold Cup Football Tournament is to be organised in Dharan from coming February 13. The Budha Subba Gold Cup Football competition is the oldest competition and carrying the highest prize amount in the mofussil. Organising a news conference in Dharan..

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National cricket team off to Sri Lanka for Div 3 prep

KATHMANDU: Nepal National Cricket team left for Sri Lanka on Saturday mid-night to fine tune their preparation for the forthcoming ICC World Cricket League Division 3 scheduled to be held at Malaysia from 23rd October to 30th October. Nepali cricketers will spent their 10-days at Sri Lanka..

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Players‚ coaches and referees join hands

KATHMANDU: National football players, coaches and referees today handed over a memorandum to Minister for Youth and Sports Purushottam Paudel and National Sports Council (NSC) Member Secretary Yuvaraj Lama demanding the end of uncertainty in Nepali football. National team skipper Sagar Thapa along..

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Nepal football chief accused of embezzlement Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

KATHMANDU (AP): Nepal's powerful parliamentary committee accused the long-time chief of the national football association of embezzling millions and ordered government agencies to investigate, file a case in court, and suspend him. Ramhari Khatiwada of parliament's public accounts committee said..

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Brilliant beginning for Nepal Cricket at Asiad Saturday, September 27th, 2014

Incheon, South Korea: Nepali bowling earned it an emphatic win over Kuwait in its first match at the 17th Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea. Basant Regmi and Sompal Kami, with three wickets each, starred in the 9-wicket victory for Nepal. Nepali players only managed to reach at the match venue..

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