Parbati wins gold medal in Taekwondo


Kathmandu: Parbati Gurung of Nepal Police has won the gold medal in the 10th Korean Ambassador Open National Virtual Poomsae Taekwondo.    
Gurung bagged the gold medal with 7.13 points in women's single category of 18-35 years.    
Likewise, Sina Maden of Nepal Army won the second prize with 6.84 points.    
Similarly, Ayasha Shakya and Prasamsha Chhetri remained in the third position with 6.61 points and 6.54 points, respectively.    
Top three position holders of the tournament are the gold medal winners of the 13th South Asian Games (SAG).    
In the competition, Srijal Shrestha of Godavari International stood the first in the men's single category of 15 to 17 years with 6.38 points.    
Likewise, Sujan Shrestha of Nepal Army stood second with 6.34 points while Aayush Dhungel of Mulpani Dozang and Yagya Rai of Chandra Surya secured third position.    
In women's single category of 12-14 years, Sandhya Lama got gold medal, Sargam Thapa won silver medal and Roshani Shah and Tara Waiba jointly clinched the bronze medal.    
The event is being organised by Nepal Taekwondo Association with support of Embassy of Republic of Korea in Kathmandu.