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Young talent waiting in the wings

Profile: He bagged the award for the most promising player of the year in his maiden appearance in the national league this season. He was also voted the player of the season in both the national and the Thimphu League by his club, Thimphu City FC. Nima Wangdi, popularly known …

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Bare feet trumps boots

Football: Playing football barefoot might be a distant past for most Bhutanese. With the rapid modernisation the country is undergoing, the younger generations of today might not fanthom the experience of playing barefoot. A few decades ago, when football was first introduced in the country, not many would have had …

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The unsung hero

Profile: Twenty years from now, when football enthusiasts rummage through the dusty newspapers that have recorded the history of football in the country, they will read about all the great names in the sport today.

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Picture story

Students of the Draktsho Vocational Training Centre for Special Children and Youth participate in the 50m sack race during the organisation’s sports day held at the Athletic Ground in Thimphu on December 3, which was also the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. 

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