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Manang defeats Three Star, Satdobato lose again

Manang Marsyangdi Club defeated Three Star Club 1-0 to register their first win under new coach Bishnu Gurung in the Martyr's Memorial A Division League 2023 on Sunday.

In the match at ANFA Complex, Chetan Kumar Tharu scored the only goal of the match in the 38th minute. The win takes Manang's tally to 28 points from 22 games and are 10th in the table. Three Star are a place down with 26 points.

In the other match of the day, New Road Team defeated Royal Blue Satdobato Youth Club 2-1 at Chyasal Stadium.

Nicolas Serge Song and Sanam Sodemba Limbu scored the goals for NRT. Shiva Subedi pulled one back for Satdobato but could not prevent from losing their third consecutive game.

Song opened the scoring in the 66th minute before Limbu doubled it four minutes later. Subedi's goal for Satdobato came in the 81st minute.

The win propels NRT to eighth on the table with 29 points. Satdobato are sixth with 29 points.

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International Menstrual Hygiene Day marked with orientation programme

The International Menstrual Hygiene Day has been marked with an orientation and interaction programme with members and officials of the U-20 national women's team.

The day was marked by ANFA in coordination with WaterAid Nepal. ANFA Ex-Co member and Women's Committee Coordinator Sarila Shrestha Maleku, members and officials of the U-20 national women's team, Head of Grassroots Football Pankaj Shahi, Country Director of WaterAid Nepal Tripti Rai, Head of Business Development and Strategic Partnership Pratibedan Baidhya, Head of Policy and Advocacy Seema Rajouria, Program Policy Coordinator Saheli Maharjan were present in the programme.

Rajouria and Maharjan facilitated the programme.

The programme focused on menstruation and female athletes and issues they endure during periods.

It was an interactive and fruitful program that will help female players to speak out their concerns related to period. The program ended on a positive note and ANFA and WaterAid Nepal hopeful to further work in the sector of menstruation hygiene and health and WASH facilities in near future.

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Kishor Rai elected President of Koshi Province Football Association

Kishor Rai has been elected as the President of the Koshi Province Football Association during a general assembly held on Sunday.

Rai was unanimously elected to the post.

The office bearers of the association were also elected unanimous.

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