Dhaka, Sept 16 (UNB) - Bangladesh Air Force (BAF) Hockey team finished runners-up in the South Korean President Cup of Jeju Hockey Tournament recently.
Thailand, Chinese Taipei, SCH University, Jeju University and Bangladesh Air Force participated in the tournament, said an ISPR release on Sunday.
The BAF Hockey team left Dhaka on September 9 for South Korea to take part in the tournament.
Dhaka, Sep 16 (UNB) – Bangladesh’s trailblazing golfer, Siddikur Rahman finished his campaign in the approximate US$1,000,000 purse of the 34th Shinhan Donghae Open sharing the 47th spot after final round at Bear's Best Cheongna Golf Club in Incheon of South Korea on Sunday.
The two-time Asian Tour winner Siddikur carded two-under-par 69 on the fourth day for a total of one-under-par 283 to finish a 21-shot behind the champion Sanghyun Park of South Korea.
The 35-year-old Park stamped his authority as he shot a magnificent eight-under-par 63 on the final day to claim a wire-to-wire victory with a five-shot triumph in the flagship.
Siddikur started the day with one-over-par 214 [69-71-74] from previous three rounds and carded one birdie in each-9 for a two-under and to share his spot with four other golfers, moving up from the joint 60th.
Dhaka, Sept 16 (UNB) – Narail district made a flying start in the Inter-Divisional Women’s Handball Tournament crushing Jhalakathi district by 21-1 goals in one of the six opening day matches at the Dhanmondi Sultana Kamal Women’s Sports Complex here on Sunday.
In the day’s other matches, Satkhira District beat Rajshahi by 9-5 goals, Barishal defeated Chattogram 10-5, Kishoreganj overcame Jamalpur 11-9, Faridpur beat Rangamati 11-9 and Mymensingh defeated Sylhet 5-3 at the same venue.
Earlier, State Minister for Youth and Sports Dr Biren Sikder inaugurated the three–day meet Sunday afternoon at a simple ceremony.
A total 16 teams—the champions and runners-up of eight divisions—are taking part in the meet.
Participating team are: Barishal, Satkhira, Kishoreganj, Jhalakathi, Mymensingh, Sylhet, Rangpur, Faridpur, Rajshahi, Naogaon, Narial, Rangamati, Chattogram and Jamalpur District.
Dhaka, Sep 15 (UNB) - Lebanon crushed Bahrain 8-0 in their Group ‘F’ qualifier battle of the AFC Under-16 Women's Championship 2019 at Birshreshtha Shaheed Sepoy Mohammad Mostafa Kamal Stadium in Kamlapur on Saturday.
Vietnam got a 4-0 win against United Arab Emirates (UAE) in the opener at the same venue also in a Group ‘F’ match.
Dhaka, Sep 15 (UNB) – Bangladesh’s trailblazing golfers Siddikur Rahman slipped to joint 60th from 45th spot in the approximate US$1,000,000 purse of the 34th Shinhan Donghae Open after third round at Bear's Best Cheongna Golf Club in Incheon, South Korea on Saturday.
The two-time Asian Tour winner Siddikur aggregated one-over-par 214 [69-71-74] from three rounds to stay a 15-shot behind the leader Sanghyun Park, who took one shot lead above his South Korean compatriot Byeonghun An.
Park continued his domination throughout the three days as he shot a five-under-par 66 on the day.
In the third round, Siddikur traded one birdie against two bogies in each-9 for a three-over-par 74 to share his position with five other golfers.
He started the campaign in the flagships with two-under to share the 18th spot on Thursday.