English | Dzongkha Thursday, February 22, 2018

Trongsa Nyagoe wins this year’s strong men competition

(Picture Story): Sonam Tenzin, 29, of Trongsa Dzongkhag won this year’s strong men competition. He received a cash prize of Nu 300,000 and a trophy. Passang Dorji from Bumthang came second. He was awarded Nu 200,000. Lobzang Kinga from Monggar took away the third prize of Nu 100,000. Prime Minister Dasho Tshering Tobgay awarded the prizes.

Mahindra King’s Cup golf tournament begins

To commemorate the 38th birthday of His Majesty The King, the fourth annual Mahindra King’s Cup golf tournament began in the capital, yesterday.

Pepsi A-League Basketball Championship 2018 kicks off

The Pepsi A-League Basketball Championship 2018 tipped off in the capital, yesterday. The opening match saw Pazaps beat the defending champions Jachungs by half basket.

Senior men cricket team in Thailand for ACC Eastern Region Cup

Bhutan’s senior men’s cricket team is in Thailand ahead of the ACC Eastern Region Cup. The team had played two warm up matches, losing to Thailand and winning against Myanmar.  The Twenty 20 tournament starts on Wednesday. 

Open Winter Badminton Championship begins

(Picture Story): More than 50 participants are taking part in the Open Winter Badminton Championship in Thimphu, which began today.

Senior men’s cricket team aims for ACC Eastern Region Cup triumph

The men’s senior cricket team will leave for Thailand, tomorrow, ahead of the Asian Cricket Council Eastern Region Cup. The team is confident of winning the tournament, given past records against the other participating teams.

ISL contract in the offing for Chencho?

After taking the I-League by storm in his first season, Chencho’s performances haven’t gone unnoticed by Indian Super League (ISL) franchises.

National khuru tournament attracts more women teams

Forty five-year-old Zam from Thimphu is leading her team at the ongoing national-level khuru tournament. Zam first played the game in 2014. Since then, she’s never turned her back on the game.

Maniacs, Taras claimed winners’ title of U21 Basketball Championship

Under the male category, team Maniacs defeated team Dragons by 13 baskets in the finals of the Under-21 Basketball Championship held in Thimphu yesterday. In female category, team Taras thrashed its opponent team Little ballers by 39 baskets.

Norzang Builders- winner of Gongsar Ugyen Wangchuck Memorial Open Archery Tournament

Team Norzang Builders won the annual Gongsar Ugyen Wangchuck Memorial Open Archery Tournament in Phuentshogling today.

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