Lt.-Gen.Madan Shumsher JBR(1909–1955) was the youngest son of Maharaja Prime Minister Chandra Shumsher JBR.
He is considered Father of Nepali Cricket as he introducing Cricket for the first time in 1920s and organizing many cricket completion in Nepal . In 1947 he was made the president of the first ever football committee formed in Nepal for promoting Football. After his death in 1955, an award Madan Puraskar and a archive library Madan Puraskar Pustakalaya was established in his honor by his wife Jagadamba Kumari Devi to Nepalis contributing in Nepali Language, Literature, Art and Folk Culture Field.
1947 General Madan instituted the ‘Bishnu Trophy’ for league tournaments.
1952 Madan Memorial Shield instituted.
Cricket in Nepal
Madan Puraskar Pustakalaya
Jagadamba Kumari Devi
^ JBR, PurushottamShamsher (1990). Shree Teen Haruko Tathya Britanta (in Nepali). Bhotahity, Kathmandu: Vidarthi Pustak Bhandar. ISBN 99933-39-91-1.
^ a b “About Madan Puraskar Pustakalaya”. Madan Puraskar Pustakalaya. Retrieved 2009-01-06.
^ “How it all started”. Retrieved 26 October 2015.