Bangabandhu Cup Nat’l Sepak Takraw kicks off

Sports Correspondent

15 December, 2020 12:00 AM printer

Bangabandhu Cup National Sepak Takraw Championship 2020, one of the arrangements of Bangladesh Sepak Takraw Association to celebrate Mujib Barsho, kicked-off at Bangabandhu National Stadium in the capital on Monday. 

A total of 63 players and officials from 9 districts of Dhaka took part in the regu events of the competition’s regional phase (Dhaka Division). 

Sepak Takraw Association President Kazi Rajib Uddin Ahmed Chapal inaugurated the competition on the day. Archery Federation vice-president Anisur Rahman, Sepak Takraw Association vice-president and championship committee president Rasheduzzaman Serniabat and other distinguished personalities were also present there.

In the opening day matches, Dhaka beat Netrokona by 2-0 sets, Gazipur beat Faridpur by 2-0 sets, Kishoreganj beat Sherpur by 2-1 sets, Rajbari beat Faridpur by 2-0 sets and Munshiganj beat Manikganj by 2-0 sets.