Nepali taekwondo player Sita Bhandari has won the bronze medal at the 5th European Para-Taekwondo Championship in Poland. The Championship was held in Warsaw, Poland in September 16 and 17, 2016.
Bhandari has clinched the bronze medal in 58kg weight group under K44 Category, said coach Kalyan Kunwar.
Bhandari won over Russian player Abdulova with the score 12-1 to make it through semis round. However, she has to bear 6-1 defeat against Russia’s Rama Jonova to enter the final.
Meanwhile, Ranjana Dhami (40-50kg) under K44 Category failed to make it through the fourth round in her first game. Deepak Bista was also with the team as manager.