Players off to Malaysia

KATHMANDU: A three-member Cyclist team on Monday left for Malaysia to participate in the 21st Asian Mountain Bike Championship slated for August 12-16. Players Sakar Yakthumba and Mangal Krishna Lama will represent Nepal, while Nirakar Yakthumba accompanied the team as official. Nepali players will compete in Downhill category, informed the president of Nepal Cycling Association Chhimi Urgen Gurung. Gurung bade farewell to the team and wished them good luck for the championship.