Popular Life Insurance Women’s Volleyball starts today

Sports Correspondent

7 April, 2019 12:00 AM printer

Popular Life Insurance 4th Open Women’s Volleyball Competition-2019 will commence at the Shaheed Nur Hossain National Volleyball Stadium today.

Youth and Sports Ministry Acting Secretary Dr Mohammad Zafar Uddin will officially inaugurate the five-day meet in the afternoon.

Eight teams, split into two groups, will compete initially on league basis matches and later two top teams from each of the groups will play in the semi-finals on Tuesday (April 9).

The final and the third place-deciding matches will be held on Wednesday (April 10).

Bangladesh Volleyball Federation (BVF) General Secretary Ashiqur Rahman Miku disclosed the details at a press conference at the federation’s meeting room on Saturday.

BVF Member Mustafa Kamal, Tournament’s Vice Chairman Nayana Chowdhury and Tournament Secretary Nibedita Das were also present during the press meet.

Five matches will be held today in the morning and afternoon.

Participating teams:

Group A - Wari Club, Narayanganj District, Dhaka University and Quantum Foundation.

Group B - Ansar & VDP, Bangladesh Police, Kishoreganj District and Viqarunnissa Noon School.