17th Asian Games: Nepal earns first medal

Nepal earned its first medal in the 17th Asian Games, being held in Incheon of South Korea on Thursday.

Bimala Tamang of Nepal clinched the women’s singles kata bronze medal defeating Jyu Kang of North Korea in a semifinal match by 5-0 on Thrusday.

With Tamang’s victory, Nepal succeeded to bag at least one medal in the Asiad this year.

Source: THT