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Basketball referees under mounting pressure

Referees discuss foul calls after a match

With only seven of them, including three interns, to officiate basketball matches every week, referees have come under increasing pressure leading to fatigue. Their decisions and foul calls during the games are being criticised, they have been repeatedly charged and disrespected by the players.

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Three national karate players, Dewan Monger, Karma Dorji and Tshering Wangchuk along with the general secretary, Sensei Tashi Phuntsho, left for Colombo, Sri Lanka yesterday to compete in the 4th South Asian Karate Championship that starts today, according to a press release from the Bhutan Karate Association.

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SA-RADO members discuss violation types

The South Asia Regional Anti-Doping Organisation (SA-RADO) result management training deliberated on the types of anti-doping rule violations (ADRVs) and the procedures in addressing the judgment of the ADRVs in Thimphu yesterday.

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Bhutan Indigenous Games and Sports Association conducted Summer School and Beginners’ archery coaching camp from July 3 to July 29 in Thimphu. A total of 123 children attended the summer camp where they were taught basic archery and dancing skills.

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