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14 years later, Nepali footballer ‘lost’ in Korea returns home to sound sleep

September 29, 2003 is a date that all Nepali football fans cannot forget, even if they want to. This was the day the national team received the biggest drubbing (16-0) in history, at the hands of a Korean squad that was fresh off the 2002 World Cup at home with its best-ever fourth place finish. The […]

Meet Ajay Chhetri: The biker who has monopolised world’s highest race

  In February 2016, as the Nepali men’s football team was being paraded around Kathmandu for their triumph at the South Asian Games, another Nepali sportsman was being cheered on to the podium in Kerala, India. Ajay Pandit Chhetri had won the Kerala MTB XCO Championship, days after competing in a road race at the […]