Another VAR controversy as Manchester City are held by Spurs

Published On: August 18, 2019 08:50 AM NPT By: Reuters

MANCHESTER, Aug 18: Manchester City had a late goal from Gabriel Jesus ruled out by VAR review as they drew 2-2 at home to Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday — their first league home game without victory in nearly eight months.

Bastakoti, Tshering win Carlsberg Golf Series second leg

Published On: August 18, 2019 07:53 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 18: Bharat Bastakoti and Tashi Tshering have won the second leg of the Carlsberg Golf Series 2019 held in Kathmandu on Saturday.

Mane and Firmino give Liverpool 2-1 win at Southampton

Published On: August 17, 2019 10:15 PM NPT By: Reuters

Aug 17: Superb individual goals by forwards Sadio Mane and Roberto Firmino gave Liverpool a 2-1 Premier League win at Southampton and provisionally lifted them to the top of the standings on Saturday.

Two out of two for Arsenal as Aubameyang sinks stubborn Burnley

Published On: August 17, 2019 09:34 PM NPT By: Reuters

LONDON, Aug 17: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang grabbed the winner as Arsenal overcame a stubborn Burnley to maintain their winning start in the Premier League with a 2-1 victory at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday.

Doping - Seven more Russian weightlifters banned

Published On: August 17, 2019 03:59 PM NPT By: Reuters

MOSCOW, August 17: Another seven Russian weightlifters have been provisionally suspended for doping violations, joining five compatriots already banned from the sport earlier this week.

Knee injury puts Osaka's US Open title defense in doubt

Published On: August 17, 2019 12:45 PM NPT By: Reuters

NEW YORK, Aug 17: World number one Naomi Osaka will “probably” defend her U.S. Open title, even if it means defying her doctor’s orders, she said after retiring from the Cincinnati Masters with a knee injury on Friday.

Barca beaten in Bilbao by thunderous strike from Aduriz

Published On: August 17, 2019 10:36 AM NPT By: Reuters

BILBAO, Aug 17: La Liga champions Barcelona fell to their first opening day defeat of the season in 11 years when they were beaten 1-0 at Athletic Bilbao thanks to a sensational late overhead kick from veteran striker Aritz Aduriz.

KATHMANDU, Aug 17: Nepal national football team head coach Johan Kalin on Friday announced a 23-member squad for the upcoming friendly with Malaysian Super League Champion Johor Darul Ta’ Zim Football Club.

KATHMANDU, Aug 17: Nepal national football team head coach Johan Kalin on Friday announced a 23-member squad for the upcoming friendly with Malaysian Super League Champion Johor Darul Ta’ Zim Football Club.

England pick up crucial wickets before lunch

Published On: August 16, 2019 08:15 PM NPT By: Reuters

LONDON, August 16:  England fought back on the third day in the second test of the Ashes on Friday, picking up three top order wickets before lunch at Lord’s to leave Australia at 80-4.