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Asian Games Qualifiers

Confident Bangladesh face Sri Lanka today

  • Sports Correspondent
  • 10 May, 2022 12:00 AM
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After making a winning start, the high-flying Bangladesh national hockey team will take on Sri Lanka in their second match of the ongoing Asian Games qualifiers at Queen Sirikit Commemorative Stadium in Bangkok, Thailand today.

The match kicks off at 1:30pm (BST).

Bangladesh, which were put in Pool B along with Sri Lanka, Indonesia and Singapore, will play their third and last game on Thursday (May 12).

The semifinals of the tournament will be held on May 14 while the final is slated for May 15.

Earlier on Saturday, Bangladesh got off to a winning start in the tournament as they defeated Indonesia by 3-1 goals in their pool B opening match. Sarowar Hossain, Pushkor Khisha Mimo Fazle Hossain Rabbi netted one each for Bangladesh.