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  Captain Chand Living His Dream
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    KATHMANDU, Aug 1: It was a dream come true for Nepal Army´s Captain Rajiv Chand when he won the First CoAS Tri-Marathon Competition over the weekend. The 30-year-old army officer from Baitadi says he has been passionate about adventure sports since his childhood days.

After moving to Mahendranagar for studies, his desire for adventure drove him to take up cycling for fun in the early 2000s, which eventually helped him prepare for tough challenges almost a decade later.

 
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    Civil, Ncell, NIC Asia in semis

KATHMANDU,August, 1 : Civil Bank, Janata Bank, Ncell and NIC Asia Bank on Friday advanced into the semifinals of the Qatar Airways Corporate Indoor 8´s cricket tournament underway at the Royal Indoor Cricket Hall in Golfutar of Kathmandu.

Civil Bank will face Janata Bank and Ncell will take on NIC Asia Bank in the semifinals on Saturday.

 
  Nine Athletes Selected For Asiad
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    KATHMANDU, Aug 1: Six male and three female athletes were selected for the 17th Asian Games on Friday.

Yam Sajan Sunar, Hari Rimal, Gopi Chandra Karki, Krishna Bahadur Basnet, Mukti Khadka and Tilak Ram Tharu will represent Nepal in men´s track and field events while Dilmaya Karki, Kanchi Maya Koju and Kesari Chaudhary will compete in the women´s events at the Asiad.

 
  NOC Dispute Takes New Turn Following SC Ruling
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    KATHMANDU, July 31: While the dispute between National Sports Council (NSC) member secretary Yubraj Lama and Minister of Youths and Sports (MoYS) Purushottam Paudel eventually appear to have been resolved, a fresh dispute has emerged regarding the legitimacy of two separate Nepal Olympic Committees (NOCs).

Sending its second letter to NSC, the verdict enforcement directorate of the Supreme Court (SC) has ordered the sports governing body to implement its decision. SC on July 2010 had given recognition to Rukma Sumsher Rana-led NOC. The other NOC was led by Dhruba Bahadur Pradhan and is recognized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA). NOC-led by Pradhan has officially been entrusted with making preparations for participation in the Asian Games as well.

 
  NIC Asian, Civil Bank, Ncell Maintain Winning Run
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    KATHMANDU, July 31: NIC Asia Bank, Civil Bank and Ncell maintained cent percent winning streak on Thursday in the Qatar Airways Corporate Indoor 8´s cricket tournament under way at the Royal Indoor Cricket, Golfutar, Kathmandu.

NIC Asia overcame Max Media by 38 run in its third match NIC Asia scored 116 runs in the 12-over format and restricted Max Media for 78 runs. Similarly, Civil Bank and Ncell achieved second win in a row to continue their winning run. Civil Bank thrashed Apex Development Bank by 130 runs.

 
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