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Young talent overwhelms veteran

The younger, taller and agile Passang (blue) overpowered the veteran Karma Wangchuk

Boxing: The match between 40-year-old Karma Wangchuk and 23-year-old Passang stole the show at the opening night of the on-going Inter-Wing Boxing Championship in Thimphu yesterday.

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Efforts to popularise boxing

Boxing: The Royal Bhutan Army (RBA) has dominated boxing in Bhutan. Since the establishment of the Bhutan Boxing Federation (BBF) in 1983, soldiers of RBA represented the country in several international boxing competitions, including the first South Asian Games in Nepal in 1984.

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Picture story

To foster better relations among private and school taekwondo clubs in Thimphu with the Bhutan Taekwondo Federation (BTF), a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between the federation and Thimphu Dzongkhag Taekwondo Association yesterday in Thimphu. The association will henceforth coordinate and facilitate the 19 taekwondo clubs in Thimphu and …

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