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National Open Tennis Championship concludes

Tennis: In a closely contested match, Kinley Wangchuk, a seasoned player with the Bhutan Tennis Federation defeated Major Sonam Gyeltshen in  straight sets, 6-4, 6-4 to claim the men’s single title at the 44th National Open Tennis Championship in Thimphu on Sunday.

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DOC league

In the ongoing DOC league, Bhutan Power Corporation thrashed Bhutan Telecom 9-2 on Saturday. In the second game Bank of Bhutan defeated Druk Green Power Corporation 3-0. 

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Veteran tournament underway

Basketball: In the opening game of the 2015 Veteran Basketball Tournament, team Achos defeated team Fading Stars 40-37 at the Swimming Pool Complex in Thimphu yesterday.

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Khesar Gyalpo archery enters semifinals

Archery: Samdrupjongkhar’s Orong gewog defeated Mongar gewog and Yallang gewog of Trashiyangtse to qualify for the finals of the Khesar Gyalpo Archery tournament played yesterday at Gyalpoizhing archery range.

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Bodybuilders recognized for their achievements

HRH grants cash soelras

Bodybuilding: The president of the Bhutan Olympic Committee (BOC), His Royal Highness Prince Jigyel Ugyen Wangchuck, granted an audience on Thursday, to the athletes, coach and officials from the Bhutan Bodybuilding and Weightlifting Federation, who took part in the 49th Asian Bodybuilding and Physique Championship at Tashkent in Uzbekistan.

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