Friday, October 22

Table Tennis

Loaned in Darkness : TT Players forced to take loan for Asian Championship
Table Tennis

Loaned in Darkness : TT Players forced to take loan for Asian Championship

Subas Humagain, Kathmandu Amid lack of proper facilities and economic hardship, the Nepali national table tennis team is busy preparing for the Asian Championship to be held in Qatar this month. With tournament just two weeks away, the qualified players are worried about raising financial resources to participate rather than preparing for the tournament. The team morale is similar to the hall that team is currently training in, dim and gloom. The lack of adequate lighting in the National Table Tennis Hall has had a direct impact on training. Due to a lack of funds, the association has not been able to arrange closed training. Despite repeated notifications to the National Sports Council (NSC) to repair the lights, no work has been done for months. Moreover, the players are be...