Nepal confirms at least two medals in Badminton

Nepal Confirms at least two medals in Badminton on opening day of 13th SAG Pokhara Edition.

Nepal has won on both Mens and Womens teams, Nagashal Tamang, Rashila Maharjan and Jessica Gurung have won their respective matches against Bangladesh Team. Nagashal Tamang defeated Shlpa Akter by 21-18, 15-21, 21-17 on opening match, where as Rashila Maharjan defeated Alina Sultana by 28-26 , 21-19.

Jessica Gurung defeated Bristi Khatun by 21-17 and 22-20. Ratanjit Tamang, Dipesh Dhami and Price Dahal won their respective matches against Bhutan team. Ratanjit Tamang defeated Anish Gurung of Bhutan by 21-16, 21-9 where as Dipesh Dhami won against Nidup Dorji by 21-13, 21-14 and Price Daha slams Norbu Dradhul by 21-12, 21-5.

With this Nepal booked its berth at semi-final of doubles and confirm 2 medals at least.

(Manoj Thapa)