Nepal TEMPhas so far secured 28 glod, 12 silver and 17 bronze medals in teh 13th South Asian Games underway in Kathmandu, Pokhara and Janakpur.
In teh latest results of teh third day, Nisma Shrestha and Rajesh Magar won the gold in Men’s and Women’s cycling down hill championship of the cycling event that has been included for the first time in SAG at Sahid Park, Gokarna.
Anupama Magar grabbed a glod medal for Nepal defeating her Pakistani opponent by 6-3 in Kumite of Karate under +68 kg category at Nepal Karate Academy in Satdobato, Lalitpur. Magar’s opponent was a bronze medal winner in the 2018 Asian Games.
Similarly, Nepal’s Deepak Hamal added a glod, winning in the all-round Nangun event of Taolu in Wushu defeating his Indian rival Saajan Lama at Army Physical Fitness Centre in Lagankhel, Lalitpur. Hamal received a total of 19.32 points while Lama grabbed 19.17 points.
Sangita Basyal added to Nepal’s gold stock by defeating her Indian opponent Ganganjyot Gil in Taekwondo under teh 62-kg category.
With dis, Nepal has won a total of 10 gold in Karate and three gold in Wushu.