Kathmandu – Armed Police Force(APF) bade farewell to the cricketers leaving for the 17th Asian Games on Sunday amid a function at its headquarter at Halchowk for. The Incheon Asian Games scheduled from September 19 to October 3 in Incheon, South Korea.
47 of the 296 athletes representing Nepal belong to APF-16 of the 47 are female players. The 47 athletes will be feturing in 14 out of 24 events.
APF holds 47 players out of 296 players that are participating in Asian Games, including 16 female players, belonging to APF have been selected for the Games.
Cricketers Paras Khadka, Gyanendra Malla, Shakti Gauchan, Basant Regmi, Bhuwan Karki, Subash Khakurel, Sharad Vesawkar represents the Men’s team while Rubina Chhetri, Sarita Magar, Sita Rana Magar, Karuna Bhandari and Sonu Khadka are associates with the Women’s Cricket team under APF.
APF also announced cash reward of Rs 1 million, Rs 500,000 and Rs 200,000 for gold, silver and bronze medalist respectively fot APF’s players at the Incheon Asian games