KATHMANDU— The Martyrs memorial A division football league resumes from coming November 17, under the aegis of the All Nepal Football Association.
The league was postponed for the festivals of Dashain, Tihar and Chhat after completing the first phase. It was postponed for 42 days. “The league will resume with a complete schedule starting November 17,” said the league director Sanjib Mishra.
The league is played in a round-robin league system among the 14 A division clubs. The winner of the league will walk home with Rs. 5 million while the second and third get Rs. 3.5 million and 2.5 million respectively.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.