Nepal Sports Journalists Forum (NSJF) has announced the nominees for most popular player of the year under Pulsar Sports Awards 2014.
Organising a press conference in the capital on Thursday, NSJF announced five nominees including cricketer Paras Khadka (PK), footballer Bimal Gharti Magar (BG), volleyball's Saraswoti Chaudhary (SC), swimmer Sophia Shah (SS) and athletic's Yamsajan Sunuwar (YS).
The winner of the award will win a Pulsur bike along with trophy and letter of appreciation. The sports award is schedule for June 1, 2014.
The interested fans can vote their favorite players through SMS and facebook like, informed NSJF. Fans who want to vote through SMS should type pulsur-space-code of the player and send it to 3131. Similarly, vote can be delivered at www.facebook.com/thtlivenepal.
NSJF has been awarding players in eight different categories including player of the year (male, female and youth), coach of the year, para-athlete of the year, popular player of the year, special and lifetime achievement award.
The nominees for the best player of the year (male, female and youth) and coach of the year will be announced soon, said the Forum. However, it did not mention the date for the nomination announcement.
Similarly, para-athlete of the year, popular player of the year, special and lifetime achievement awards will be announced on the main day.