Sports in Nepal

Nepal at Athletics

Nepalese Athletes

  • Arjun Kumar Basnet
  • Rajendra Bahadur Bhandari
  • Pramila Rijal
  • Tilak Ram Tharu

Nepal at Cricket

Nepalese Cricketers

  • Pradeep Airee
  • Mehboob Alam (cricketer)
  • Manoj Baishya
  • Prithu Baskota
  • Raju Basnet
  • Amrit Bhattarai
  • Binod Bhandari
  • Naresh Budhayer
  • Dhirendra Chand
  • Dipendra Chaudhary
  • Kanishka Chaugai
  • Mahesh Chhetri
  • Bikash Dali
  • Binod Das
  • Shakti Gauchan
  • Sompal Kami
  • Avinash Karn
  • Manoj Katuwal
  • Paras Khadka
  • Raju Khadka
  • Subash Prasad Khakurel
  • Paresh Lohani
  • Gyanendra Malla
  • Anil Mandal
  • Manjeet Shrestha
  • Jitendra Mukhiya
  • Raj Pradhan
  • Sagar Pun
  • Basanta Regmi
  • Sanjam Regmi
  • Chandra Sawad
  • Sharad Vesawkar

Nepal National Cricket Team Records

ICC World Twenty20

Year Round Position GP W L T NR
2007 Did not qualify
2009
2010
2012
2014 First 2 3 2 1 0 +0.933
2016              
Total - - 3 2 1 0 -

ICC Intercontinental Cup

Year Round
2004 1st round
2005 1st round
2006-07 Did not qualify
2007-08 Did not participate

World Cricket League

  • 2008: Division Five 3rd place
  • 2010: Division Five Champions
  • 2010: Division Four 3rd place
  • 2012: Division Four Champions
  • 2013: Division Three Champions

ICC World Cup Qualifier

  • 1979 to 1986 inclusive: Not eligible - Not an ICC member
  • 1990: Not eligible - ICC affiliate member
  • 1994: Not eligible - ICC affiliate member
  • 1997: Did not participate
  • 2001: First round
  • 2005: Did not qualify
  • 2009: Not eligible
  • 2014: 9th place

ACC Trophy

  • 1996: First round
  • 1998: First round
  • 2000: Semi-finals
  • 2002: Runners up
  • 2004: 5th place
  • 2006: 4th place
  • 2008: 4th place
  • 2010: Runners-up
  • 2012: Winners (Shared trophy with UAE)

ACC Twenty20 Cup

  • 2007: Group stage
  • 2009: 5th place
  • 2011: 4th place
  • 2013: Runners-up

ACC Premier League

  • 2014: 3rd place

Asian Games

  • 2010: Quarter-finals
  • 2014: Qualified

Nepal Premier League Records

Season Format Winners Runners-up Teams Matches
2014 50 overs Panchakanya Tej Jagdamba Giants 6 18
2014 20 overs TBD TBD 6 18

Nepal at Football

Football clubs in Nepal

  • APF Club
  • Brigade Boys Club
  • Friends Club
  • Garden Football Club
  • Machhindra Football Club
  • Manang Marshyangdi Club
  • Martyr's Memorial B-Division League
  • Nepal Army Club
  • Nepal Police Club
  • New Road Team
  • Ranipokhari Corner Team
  • Sahara Club (Pokhara)
  • Sankata Boys Sports Club
  • Three Star Club

Aaha Gold Cup Winners

Title Year B.S. Year A.D. Champions Runners up
Caravan 2058 2002 Nepal Police Club Manang Marsyangdi Club
1 2059 2003 Nepal Police Club Friends Club
2 2060 2004 Manang Marsyangdi Club Carlton Football Club
3 2061 2005 Manang Marsyangdi Club Nepal Police Club
4 2062 2006 African United Club Nepal Police Club
5 2063 2007 Three Star Club Manang Marsyangdi Club
6 2064 2008 Nepal Police Club APF Club
7 2065 2009 Nepal Police Club Nepal Army Club
8 2066 2010 Nepal Police Club Tribhuvan Army Club
9 2067 2011 Three Star Club Manang Marsyangdi Club
10 2068 2012 Manang Marsyangdi Club Jawalakhel Youth Club
11 2069 2013 Three Star Club Sahara Club (Pokhara)
12 2070 2014 Sahara Club (Pokhara) Manang Marshyangdi Club

Ncell Cup Winners

Year Winners Runners-up Score
2012 Manang Marshyangdi Club Ranipokhari Corner Team 6–1 
2013 Manang Marshyangdi Club Boys Union Club 1-0 (a.e.t.)

Udayapur Gold Cup Winners

Edition Year(B.S.) Year(A.D.) Winner Runners Up
1st  2067 2011 Three Star Club Knight Chess Club (Jhapa)
2nd  2069 2013 Three Star Club Himalayan Sherpa Club
3rd [3] 2070 2014 African United Club Samrat Sporting Club (Morang)

Nepal at the Olympics

Nepal at the Paralympics

Name Games Sport Event Score Rank
Nirmala Gyawali 2004 Athens Athletics Women's shot put F12 no mark unranked (nmr)
Jit Bahadur Khadka 2008 Beijing Athletics Men's 100m T46 14.23 6th in heat 1;
did not advance

Olympic Athletes of Nepal

  • Arjun Kumar Basnet
  • Rajendra Bahadur Bhandari
  • Pramila Rijal
  • Chandra Kala Thapa
  • Tilak Ram Tharu