Nepal’s Olympic Medal 1988

Nepal’s Bidhan Lama won an Olympic bronze in 1988 in taekwondo. He is officially considered as the first from Nepal. Earlier a Nepali national Tejbir Bura jointly bagged a gold in 1924 Summer Olympics for his role as a member of the 1922 Everest Expedition. But, as citizens from other nations also were members, the award went to a mixed team and International Olympic Committee website does not include it Nepal.

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