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Team Bhutan set to roll in UAE

Team Bhutan with their robot, ‘Thunder Bot’

For the last time screws were tightened, chains oiled, and motors tested. After an early morning visit to Dechhenphug, to seek blessings, Team Bhutan is brimming with confidence to make an impact at First Global Challenge robotic Olympiad in Dubai. 

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Financial Institutions Cup 2019 begins 

A total of 11 teams from Thimphu are taking part in the competition

Royal Monetary Authority (RMA) defeated Bhutan Development Bank Limited (BDBL) 3-2 in the opening match of the fourth edition of the Financial Institution (FI) Cup at the Tenzin Sports Complex in Serbithang, Thimphu yesterday.

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Bhutan’s junior badminton team won bronze in men’s doubles and women’s doubles at the South Asia Under-21 Regional Badminton Championship held between October 5 and 10 in Addu City, the Maldives. Kinley Wangmo, Phuntsho Choden, Jamyang Tenzin, and Jimba Sangay Lhendup participated in the competition.

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Coca Cola WECARE Volleyball League begins

Six teams are competing in the league

Old Friends Volleyball Club defeated Druk Events Volleyball Club 3-2 in the third match of the ongoing Coca Cola WECARE Thimphu Volleyball League at the Changlimithang volleyball arena yesterday. Old friends dominated the game winning the first two consecutive sets. However, their dominance was short lived as Druk Events fought …

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Bhutan loses to Bangladesh 0-2

Bhutan maintained good possession but could not capitalise on the chances (Photo: BFF)

Bhutan’s senior national football team lost 2-0 to Bangladesh in the second FIFA International Friendly match at the Bangabandhu National Stadium in Dhaka, Bangladesh, yesterday evening. Before the match, Captain Chencho Gyeltshen said that he was optimistic about the result. To read more, please subscribe by registering at www.ekuensel.com

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