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Mandala FC remain atop

Thimphu City Ladies FC (red) and Mandala FC settled for a draw (Photo courtesy: Pranit Katwal, BFF)

Football: Mandala FC remain on the top of the table despite a 2-2 draw over Thimphu City Ladies FC in the ongoing Thimphu Women’s League at the Changlimithang Stadium in Thimphu yesterday.

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Picture story

Kinley Tshering of Pelkhil School bagged a silver medal in the open category and also won the best fighter award at the second CWCN International Judo Cup in Kathmandu, Nepal on May 20. Bikash Tamang also from Pelkhil School and Tandin Zam from Lungtenzampa Middle Secondary School won a bronze …

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An exclusive game?

Golf: From the crude wooden clubs used by children in some of the remotest parts of the country, to the more sophisticated golf club sets used at the Royal Thimphu Golf Club (RTGC), golf is another game that has picked up in popularity over the years.

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BCCB T20 2016 underway

Cricket: The much anticipated cricket tournament, the BCCB T20 2016, is underway in Thimphu. The tournament began with defending champions, Takin City, taking on last season’s semi-finalist Youth XI in the opening match on May 14.

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Aiming higher

Shooting: Air rifle shooting was first introduced in 1997 with the establishment of the Bhutan Shooting Federation (BSF) by the then trade minister, Om Pradhan. However, the popularity of the sport has been under shadowed by other popular sports in the country.

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