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Bangladesh start Junior AHF Cup campaign today

  • Sports Correspondent
  • 6 January, 2023 12:00 AM
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Bangladesh youth hockey team will start their Men’s Junior AHF Cup Hockey campaign today when they will take on Hong Kong in the first match of the four opening day’s matches in Muscat.

The match kicks off at 2:00pm (BST).

Bangladesh team reached safely early on Thursday in Muscat to take part in the competition. They also took part in a training session at the local Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex in Muscat, according to a message received from Bangladesh Hockey Federation.

Bangladesh were put in group B along with Sri Lanka, Hong Kong and Uzbekistan while the Pool A consisted of Thailand, Chinese Taipei, Indonesia and the hosts Oman.

Bangladesh will play their next group match against Sri Lanka on January 7 and play the third and final group match against Uzbekistan on January 9.

The semifinals of the competition will be held on January 11 while the final is slated on January 12.