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BFF strives to diversify football

To broaden the horizon of football in the country, the Bhutan Football Federation (BFF) is organising 17 competitions in the country as of yesterday. Some competitions are completed. The Under -15 and Under -18 Youth leagues for both girls and boys were organised in Thimphu, Paro, Punakha and Phuentsholing from …

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Bhutan U-15 suffers their second defeat

Bhutan will play India tomorrow and take on Nepal on August 29 (Photo: BFF)

The defending champions, Bangladesh defeated Bhutan 5-2 in the ongoing South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Under-15 Championship being held at Kalyani Stadium in Kolkata, India yesterday. Although the Bhutanese enjoyed a good ball possession in the initial minutes of the game, striker Al Mirad’s goal in the 15th minute turned …

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Sri Lanka beats Bhutan 3-2

Despite remarkable ball possession, Dragon Boys lost to Sri Lanka (Photo: BFF)

Sri Lanka defeated Bhutan 3-2 in an ongoing SAFF under-15 Championship held at Kalyani stadium at Kokata in India yesterday. The Junior Dragon Boys started well and took the lead when Kinzang Tenzin scored in the seventh minutes of the game. Bhutan kept good notable ball possession and got several …

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Bhutan under-15 to take on Sri Lanka today

Bhutan lost to Latvia in the finals of an UEFA ASSIT U-15 international tournament at the Maldives in July. (Photo: BFF)

The under-15 national football team will play Sri Lanka in the South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) U-15 Championship at Kalyani Stadium in Kolkata, India today.   Bhutan is taking part for the fifth time in the competition that celebrates its sixth edition this year.   To read more, please subscribe …

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Transport FC leads table without a loss

Druk Star FC will face Bhutan U-20 at the Changlimithang stadium in Thimphu and Ugyen Academy will play Paro United at Ugyen Academy in Punakha in the ongoing BOB Bhutan Premier League today. From the last six matches played, Druk Star FC won only one game. Bhutan U-20 had won three, …

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Sunrise FC wins Thimphu Women’s league

Sunrise FC beat Thimphu City Ladies 1-0 ( Photo: BFF)

A lone goal by Nimita Gurung of Sunrise FC in 87th minute of the game nailed Thimphu city ladies to win the Thimphu Women’s league at Changlimithang stadium yesterday. Team Sunrise FC got several chances in the first half, but could not capitalise on the chances. However, they maintained a …

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Women’s league: Thimphu City Ladies will take on Sunrise FC

Thimphu City (Red) thrashed Mandala FC ( White) 3-0 in the semi finals ( Photo: BFF)

Thimphu City Ladies defeated Mandala FC 3-0 to enter the finals of the Thimphu Women’s League at the Changlimithang Stadium in Thimphu yesterday. Thimphu City dominated the game throughout. City took an early lead after striker Galey Wangmo chipped the ball from inside the box in the 19th minute. To …

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High Quality United 10-1 Phuentsholing United

HQUFC thrashed Phuentsholing United FC 10-1 (Picture: BFF)

HQUFC thrashed Phuentsholing United FC 10-1 at the ongoing BOB Bhutan Premier League in Phuentsholing yesterday A blitz from Lhendup Dorji gave HQUFC an early lead just seven minutes into the game. To read more, please subscribe by registering at www.ekuensel.com

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Latvia beats Bhutan 6-0

Bhutan lost twice to the champions in the same tournament ( Picture: BFF)

The U-15 Junior national team was humbled in the finals of the UEFA ASSIT U-15 international tournament by Latvia in Maldives yesterday. They lost losing 0-6. The junior Dragon Boys started well, but fell behind in the 13th minute when Latvia’s Georgijs Sackovs scored to take the lead. Dario Sits …

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Semi final exit for Tashi Wangdi

Bhutanese boxer Tashi Wangdi lost to Deepak Bohoria in the semi finals of the Asian Confederation Boxing Championship, men’s light flyweight category, held on July 26 in Thailand. Tashi Wangdi reached the semi finals after defeating Kazakhstan’s Askhat Zhussupov in the men’s light flyweight (49kg) category.

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Dragon boys to face Latvia in finals

The U-15 Junior national team will play against Latvia in the finals of the UEFA ASSIT U-15 international tournament in Maldives today. Bhutan played Maldives on July 20 where they defeated the host country 2-1. In the second match on July 24, Latvia defeated Bhutan in an eight-goal thriller with …

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A multi-sport hall for Bumthang

The Multi-sport hall

Sports enthusiasts in Bumthang will soon get to play indoor sports, as the multi-sport hall in Chamkhar is almost completed. The hall located at Chamkhar will have a basketball court, gymnasium, three badminton courts, cafeteria and office space. To read more, please subscribe by registering at www.ekuensel.com

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Two Bhutanese at swimming world championship

Sangay Tenzin and Kinley Lhendup participated in the 18th FINA swimming world championship in south Korea

Bhutan made history when the country’s first two swimmers participated in the 18th FINA World Championship held in Gwanju, South Korea with the support from FINA (International Swimming Federation) Kinley Lhendup (15) and SangayTenzin (16) participated in the 18th FINA World Championship held in Gwanju, South Korea from 12th to …

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