First Nepali Olympian awarded

Sangina Baidya

Nepal - The government has decided to honor Olympian Sangina Baidya, one of the most successful Nepali athletes, with a cash prize of Rs 1.5 million acknowledging her contribution to the country´s sports sector.


Fajr Open G1 (26th Male – Female 8th)


Iran - The Fajr Open (26th  Male and 8th Feamale) was held in Tehran,  on February 17-18, 2015 bringing together, apart from the locals,  athletes from Armenia, France, Belgium, Croatia, Austria, Afghanistan, Russia, Iraq, Azerbaijan and Monaco. This event was G1 and exclusive for Olympic divisions.