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๐€๐ง ๐„๐ฑ๐œ๐ฅ๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ข๐ฏ๐ž ๐ฐ๐ข๐ญ๐ก ๐‚๐ก๐ข๐ฆ๐ข ๐ƒ๐ž๐ฆ๐š

Chimi Dema, a trailblazing para-athlete to etched her name in history by clinching a Silver medal at the 5th India Open Championship in May 2023. Her journey as a representative of Bhutan in the 2021 Paralympic Games in Tokyo, Japan, from August 24 to September 5, and her stellar performances in various international competitions have solidified her status as a …

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๐๐ก๐ฎ๐ญ๐š๐ง ๐…๐จ๐จ๐ญ๐›๐š๐ฅ๐ฅ ๐…๐ž๐๐ž๐ซ๐š๐ญ๐ข๐จ๐ง ๐€๐œ๐š๐๐ž๐ฆ๐ฒ’๐ฌ ๐‰๐จ๐ฎ๐ซ๐ง๐ž๐ฒ ๐“๐จ๐ฐ๐š๐ซ๐๐ฌ ๐€๐œ๐š๐๐ž๐ฆ๐ข๐œ ๐š๐ง๐ ๐’๐ฉ๐จ๐ซ๐ญ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐„๐ฑ๐œ๐ž๐ฅ๐ฅ๐ž๐ง๐œ๐ž

โ€ฆ๐‘ญ๐’๐’๐’•๐’ƒ๐’‚๐’๐’ ๐’‘๐’๐’‚๐’š๐’” ๐’‚ ๐’”๐’Š๐’ˆ๐’๐’Š๐’‡๐’Š๐’„๐’‚๐’๐’• ๐’“๐’๐’๐’† ๐’Š๐’ ๐’๐’–๐’“ ๐’„๐’-๐’„๐’–๐’“๐’“๐’Š๐’„๐’–๐’๐’‚๐’“ ๐’‚๐’„๐’•๐’Š๐’—๐’Š๐’•๐’Š๐’†๐’”, ๐’†๐’๐’”๐’–๐’“๐’Š๐’๐’ˆ ๐’‚ ๐’˜๐’†๐’๐’-๐’“๐’๐’–๐’๐’…๐’†๐’… ๐’†๐’…๐’–๐’„๐’‚๐’•๐’Š๐’๐’๐’‚๐’ ๐’†๐’™๐’‘๐’†๐’“๐’Š๐’†๐’๐’„๐’†. By Susmika Subba The Bhutan Football Federation Academy, located in Changjiji within the Thimphu Thromde region, is supported by the Bhutan Football Federation (BFF). The BFF was founded in 1983 under the Bhutan Olympic Committee and later joined FIFA in 2000 and the Asian Football Confederation …

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Emerging sports like cricket and baseball, grappling with the scarcity of suitable training facilities

โ€ฆ๐’†๐’๐’•๐’‰๐’–๐’”๐’Š๐’‚๐’”๐’•๐’Š๐’„ ๐’‘๐’๐’‚๐’š๐’†๐’“๐’” ๐’‚๐’๐’… ๐’„๐’๐’‚๐’„๐’‰๐’†๐’” ๐’”๐’•๐’“๐’–๐’ˆ๐’ˆ๐’๐’† ๐’•๐’ ๐’‡๐’Š๐’๐’… ๐’”๐’–๐’Š๐’•๐’‚๐’ƒ๐’๐’† ๐’”๐’‘๐’‚๐’„๐’†๐’” ๐’‡๐’๐’“ ๐’•๐’“๐’‚๐’Š๐’๐’Š๐’๐’ˆ, ๐’Š๐’Ž๐’‘๐’†๐’…๐’Š๐’๐’ˆ ๐’…๐’†๐’—๐’†๐’๐’๐’‘๐’Ž๐’†๐’๐’• ๐’๐’‡ ๐’†๐’Ž๐’†๐’“๐’ˆ๐’Š๐’๐’ˆ ๐’”๐’‘๐’๐’“๐’•๐’” ๐’Š๐’ ๐’•๐’‰๐’† ๐’„๐’๐’–๐’๐’•๐’“๐’š Sonam DekiThe growing popularity of sports such as cricket and baseball in Bhutan is facing a significant hurdle due to lack of proper practice grounds that inhibit the development and expansion of these emerging disciplines. Enthusiastic players and passionate coaches are …

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U19 : Gearing up for the Menโ€™s cricket World cup Asia Qualifier

By Sonam Deki Bhutan is preparing for the U19 Menโ€™s Cricket Word Cup Asia qualifier to be held in Oman at the Oman Cricket Academy Ground. The selection process for the players began pre-covid-19 pandemic however, the selection had to be stopped due to pandemic.Over 50 club tournament for U19 men were played at the beginning for the selection of …

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Bhutan T20-Smash kicks off to a roaring start

By Staff ReporterThimphu The Bhutan T20 smash 2021 officially started from 2019 and was supposed to be a yearly club tournament but had to be shelved last year due to the pandemic.After 16 months of lull, organizers, the Bhutan Cricket Council Board (BCCB), were able to kick-start the tournament yesterday and the t20 smash is the first of all that …

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Wizards wins Pepsi A-League Basketball Championship 2018

By Tshering Wizards wins their second Pepsi A-League Basketball Championship title by beating Thimphu Magics in the second leg played here on Friday. Wizards defeated Thimphu Magics by 79 to 68. However, Sonam Phuntsho from Thimphu Magics was the top scorer of the match scoring 22 points. The game saw both teams customizing their offensive strategies on their speed and …

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