KATHMANDU — The school-level national cricket tournament is being held from coming November 13 in Dhangadi.
A total of 12 school teams will be competing in the tournament. They include Little Flower School, Dhangadi, Siddhartha Shishu Sadan, Dhangadi, Sharada secondary school, Dhangadi, Saraswati secondary school, Geta, Caspian Academy Dhangadi, ABC Boarding School Nepalgunj, Kailali Model School, Dhangadi, Wisdom Academy Belauri, Kanchanpur, Little Buddha Academy Mahendranagar, Himalayan White House School, Kathmandu, NIST school Bhaktapur and Mokshada School, Kathmandu.
The winner will bag Rs. 111,111 while the second will walk home with 55,555. The best athlete will win Rs. 10,000 while the best bowler and best batsman will win Rs. 5,000 each, according to information shared at a press meet here today. The tournament runs until November 20.Follow @gorkhapost
ANFA to provide Rs 50,000 each to women football player
KATHMANDU— All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) has announced to provide Rs 50,000 each to the members of Nepali women team which was successful in clinching first runner up position at the SAF U-18 Football Championship held in Bhutan.
A meeting of ANFA presided over by its Chairperson Karma Chhering Sherpa on Tuesday took the decision to this effect.
In the final match held on October 7, Bangladesh defeated Nepali team by 1-0 goal margin. Nepal had reached the final by outshining arch-rival India by 3-1 in penalty shootout.
The Nepali women football team is returning home today, ANFA informed.Follow @gorkhapost