Inter-District Volleyball

Panchagarh emerge champs

Sports Correspondent

17 February, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Panchagarh emerged champions in the Bangabandhu Walton Inter-District Volleyball Competition after defeating Chattogram by 3-2 sets in the final at the Shaheed Nur Hossain National Volleyball Stadium in the capital on Tuesday.

Panchagarh, who lost the first set 21-25, made a good fightback and won three out of the last four sets, 25-22, 19-25, 27-25, 15-10 points, to complete their victory.

Ashique and Risalat of Panchagarh adjudged as the best setter and best libero respectively while Shawon of Chattogram was announced as the best attacker.

A total of 12 districts -- split into four groups -- took part in the meet this year which was named after the Father of the Nation, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman to mark Mujib Barsho.