Regency honours Ruman Shana

Sports Correspondent

16 October, 2019 12:00 AM printer

Regency honours Ruman Shana

Bangladesh archer Ruman Shana, second left, receives a crest from Bangladesh Olympic Association Secretary General Sayed Shahed Reza at Dhaka Regency Hotel in the capital on Saturday. Bangladesh Archery Federation (BAF) President Lt Gen Md Mainul Islam, General Secretary Kazi Rajib Uddin Ahmed Chapol and World Archery Asia and Korea Archery Association Secretary General Sung Ho Un were also present in the event. – SUN PHOTO

Country’s leading Archer Ruman Shana was honoured by Dhaka Regency Hotel and Resort in collaboration with Bangladesh Archery Federation (BAF) in the capital on Saturday for qualifying for the Tokyo Olympic Games 2020.

Shana was presented a ‘Crest of Support’ by Bangladesh Olympic Association Secretary General Syed Shahed Reza as the Chief Guest on the occasion.

World Archery Asia First Vice-president Kazi Rajib Uddin Ahmed Chapol and Secretary General Prof Um Sung Ho as Special Guest while BAF Vice-president Mohammad Anisur Rahman was also present on the occasion.

Shana, who has been representing Bangladesh in various worldwide archery tournaments since his international debut in 2010, recently won the recurve men’s Gold Medal during the third leg of the 2019 Asia Cup in the Philippines in mid-September. Subsequently, he came in third at the 2019 Hyundai World Archery Championships, taking his country’s first medal in the history of the event and qualifying for Tokyo Olympic Games, scheduled to be hosted in year 2020.