Nepal has won first international medal at the 3rd Asian Central Zone Senior Men's Volleyball Championship in Maldives. Nepal won bronze medal despite losing to Kyrgyzstan 3-0 at the tournament on Tuesday, March 28, 2017.
Nepal has finished third at the tournament while Turkmenistan and Kyrgyzstan have set final berth. Nepal was able to beat only host Maldives among the four competitors.
THE SQUAD - Captain Im Rana Magar, Man Bahadur Shrestha, Dhan Bahadur Bhatta, Kul Bahadur Thapa, Mahendra Shrestha, Bhairav Bam, Narendra Giri, Ishwor Thapa Magar, Dil Sunar, Hari Adhikari, Durga Prasad Mahato and Raj Kumar Niraula.
Coach - Birendra Chaudhary
Assistant Coach - Jagadish Bhatta
Manager - Dambar Bahadur Nepali