Athletes spend the best years of their lives playing sports, but are often left with little to retire on

Things have gotten better with the establishment of domestic leagues, but a majority of players are still working second jobs in order to make a living.
Bipendra Maharjan, who captained the Nepali basketball team for over a decade, received only a certificate of appreciation and Rs 5,000 when he retired. Composite Image/Post File Photo
Prarambha Dahal
Published at : February 22, 2020
Updated at : February 21, 2020 21:53

Prarambha Dahal

Prarambha Dahal is a sports reporter for The Kathmandu Post. Before joining the Post, he worked in Kantipur Television's English News for three years.