Category Archives: Sports

Druk Stars out of Madan Bhandari Cup

Bhutanese football team Druk Stars lost to Nepal Army by a hammering 0-5 at the ongoing Second Madan Bhandari Memorial Itahari Gold cup in Itahari, Nepal on Monday. With this win, Nepal Army enters the semi-final of the tournament. Nepal

नेपालले भुटानलाई ५० रनमै अल आउट गर्‍यो

मलेसियामा जारी एसीसी यू–१९ इस्टर्न रिजन प्रतियोगिताको आफ्नो दोस्रो खेलमा नेपालले भुटानलाई ५० रनमा अलआउट गरेको छ । बुधबार टस जितेर ब्याटिङ रोजेको भुटान २८ ओभर मात्र टिक्यो । भुटानका लागि कप्तान टासी फुन्त्सोले सर्वाधिक १६ र ओपनर उगेन दोर्जीले

Fourth multicultural soccer in Hobart

Hobart-based Bhutanese soccer club Druk Sporting United hosted two-day multicultural soccer competition Hobart Friendship Cup that concluded on Sunday, 16 April. The club is holding the annual event for last four consecutive years. According to Bhim Neopaney, chairperson of the

Bangladeshi immigration holds Chencho

Chencho Gyeltshen has reached in Dhaka to play for Chittagong Abahani in the second leg of the Bangladesh Premier League, but the first day experience of the Bhutan striker at the Shahjalal International Airport was not good at all. The

Bhutan football star to join Bangladeshi team

Bhutan’s football forward star Chencho Gyeltshen is all set to join Chittagong Abahani of Bangladesh ahead of the second leg of the Bangladesh Premier League. He is travelling to Bangladesh within a week to join the team. The 20-year-old spent

Indian rein Bhutan on friendly football

Bhutan lost to India’s new football team 3-0 in an unoffical friendly palyed in Thimphu this week. India scored three within the first 21 minutes. A goal each from the two strikers Sumeet Passi and captain Jeje Lalpekhlua, and another

UNHCR’s sporting event in Nepal

The United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) is organizing various sporting events for refugees in Nepal to celebrate the first-ever participation of a refugee team in the Rio Olympics. “As the world cheers on Team Refugees in the Olympic games, we

Bhutan women enjoy first international win

Bhutanese women’s national basketball team picked up their first international win by defeating Bangladesh 61-29 at the first South Asian Basketball Championship (SABA) in Kathmandu, Nepal on April 1. That is yet another attempts of muscle flexing by the tiny

Bhutan to face B’desh in AFC U-14 girls championship

Bhutan will be playing defending champions Bangladesh in one of the two opening day’s matches of the South & Central Zone of the AFC Under-14 Girls’ Regional Championship beginning on April 23 in Tajikistan capital Dushanbe. Bhutan is in Group-A

Bhutan win five medals in archery

By end of February 10, Bhutan stands in the seventh position of the medal tally at South Asian Games 2016 being held in India. The national archery team has won so far five medals, including one silver. The country has