The maiden edition of WUB Founder Cup Futsal Tournament 2023, organized by World University of Bangladesh and sponsored by Moto Zone, began at its main campus in Uttara, Dhaka on Thursday.
The Daily Sun is the media partner of this inter-department competition that will end on March 18.
WUB Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Abdul Mannan Choudhury inaugurated the meet as the chief guest.
“This is the first edition but not the last. We want to arrange it every year,” said the WUB VC.
Pro Vice Chancellor Prof Dr M Nurul Islam, Treasurer Morsheda Chowdhury, teacher, students and other distinguished personalities were also present at the inaugural program.
A total of eight matches took place on the opening day.
CSE Coders played a goalless draw with Violent Tex and Civil Soldiers beat Future Architects by 3-0 goals in Group A matches.
Pharma Antibiotic beat EEE Trunsformers by 7-0 goals and Business Thunders beat English Wolves FC by 4-1 goals in Group C matches.
CSE Pirates beat MTE Warrior by 5-1 goals and THM United beat WUB Tigers by 3-0 goals in Group D matches.