Limbu, Tamang declared best athelets of the yearPosted 2 months ago by Sandeep Bhattarai
National football team goalkeeper Kiran Kumar Limbu has been declared as Best Male Athlete of the Year for 2017.
Similarly, Nangsal Devi Tamang of badminton has also been declared the best woman athlete of the year. Shuttler Ratnajit Tamang, cricketer Sharad Bheshwakar, athlete Som Bahadur Kumal and spiker Man Bahadur Shrestha were other nominees in the best male athlete category.
Likewise, Kanchi Maya Koji of athletics, Gyanu Awale of Archery, Sabita Bhandari of football and Sarswati Bharratai of athletics were others in the race for the best female athlete for 2017.
Kanchi Maya Koju however won the ‘People’s choice award’ for winning the highest number of SMS votes and facebook likes. The award is distributed annually by Nepal Sports Journalists Forum (NSJF). They were handed over at a programme organised by the NSJF here on Monday.
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