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Nepal win, close in on semi-final berth

Nepal all but secured a semi-final berth in the ACC U-16 Eastern Region cricket tournament with a 39-run victory over Malaysia at the Prem Tinsulanonda International School grounds in Chiangmai, Thailand, on Wednesday.

Sports Bureau, Apr 25 2019

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Karki takes 2-shot lead over Acharya

Amateur golfer Tanka Bahadur Karki maintained a two-stroke lead over Deepak Acharya after the third round of the Surya Nepal NPGA Tour Championship at the par-72 Gokarna Golf Club on Wednesday.

Sports Bureau, Apr 25 2019

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National Games conclude with concerns over maintenance and upgradation of infrastructure

Curtains came down on the eighth National Games on Wednesday amidst a colourful evening at the Nepalgunj Stadium as more serious concerns loom over the best use and proper maintenance of the sports infrastructure that the Province 5 now has at its disposal.

ADARSHA DHAKAL, Apr 25 2019

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Gandaki to host next edition

The eighth National Games concluded on Wednesday with Gandaki Province officially declared as the hosts of the ninth edition.

ADARSHA DHAKAL, Apr 25 2019

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Singh finishes with a haul of 12 gold medals, 4 of them in new national records

Two swimming national records were set on the final day of the eighth National Games in Nepalgunj as Gaurika Singh added four titles to take her medal tally to 12 gold.

Sports Bureau, Apr 25 2019

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Kohalpur cricket ground awaiting facelift after hosting gold medal match

The Kohalpur cricket ground has long been awaiting a facelift and the scheduling of men’s cricket gold medal match could not have come at a better time.

ADARSHA DHAKAL, Apr 24 2019

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Gaurika Singh extends gold haul to 8

Gaurika Singh struck four more swimming gold medals on Tuesday to the four she had already clinched over the last two days during the eighth National Games.

Sports Bureau, Apr 24 2019

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Police clinch taekwondo, karate team titles

Nepal Police Club clinched the taekwondo team championship held under the eighth National Games in Bhairahawa on Tuesday.

MADHAV DHUNGANA, DHRUBA TULADHARApr 24 2019

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Amateur golfer Karki opens up three-stroke lead

Tanka Bahadur Karki, an amateur golfer, carded a flawless five-under 67 to open up a three-stroke lead at half way stage of the Surya Nepal NPGA Tour Championship on Tuesday.

Sports Bureau, Apr 24 2019

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Lifters forced to play in different category, barred from competition

Pallavi Chaudhary, an Eighth Grader from Kathmandu, was high on confidence when her parents accompanied her at the Nagar Bhawan for the eighth National Games weightlifting events. But her confidence and enthusiasm came crashing down after she was barred from competing in the event

ADARSHA DHAKAL, Apr 23 2019

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Army win team championship with 21 gold medals

Tribhuvan Army Club claimed the team championship title in athletics with a haul of 21 gold medals under the eighth National Games at Beljhundi Stadium in Dang on Monday.

DHRUBA TULADHAR, DURGALAL KCApr 23 2019

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Basnet, Pachhai clinch marathon gold medals

Krishna Basnet of Tribhuvan Army Club and Rajpura Pachhai of Nepal Police Club claimed marathon gold medals at the eighth National Games in Dang on Monday.

DHRUBA TULADHAR, Apr 23 2019

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Singh, Shah duo set new national records

Gaurika Singh extended her goal medals haul to four including yet another national record in the swimming meet held under the eighth National Games in Nepalgunj on Monday.

Sports Bureau, Apr 23 2019

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Prajapati, Shrestha share 1st round lead

Dinesh Prajapati and Jayaram Shrestha finished the first round of the Surya Nepal NPGA Tour Championship in a share of lead at the par-72 Gokarna Golf Club on Monday.

Sports Bureau, Apr 23 2019

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Barefooted athlete wins a medal

The 18-year-old Banke athlete was the last one to carry the batton for Province 5 in the event won by the Army club in a new national record time. She made it to the National Games by winning the provincial tournament in the event, also barefooted.

DHRUBA TULADHAR, Apr 22 2019

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