SA Games: Marjana secures 3rd gold for Bangladesh

Sun Online Desk

3rd December, 2019 12:59:59 printer

SA Games: Marjana secures 3rd gold for Bangladesh

Bangladesh won the third gold medal in the ongoing 13th South Asian Games in Nepal on Tuesday as Marjana Akter Piya secured it  in Women’s Singler Karate 55 kg category.

On the same day, Al Amin of Bangladesh Army won gold medal Men’s Single Karate in 60 kg category.

Bangladesh won their first medal when Humayra Akter won bronze in Women’s Single karate on Monday. On the same day, Bangladesh won the first gold medal when Dipu Chakma beat his South Asian counterparts in taekwondo.

Bangladesh clinched one gold and twelve bronze medals on Monday. However, they failed to manage a good start in Men’s football as they lost to Bhutan 0-1 in the opening game.

Hosts Nepal are dominating the medal table of the games securing eleven gold, two silver and six bronze medals while holders India followed them with three gold, eight silver and three bronze medals.