Dhaka, Feb 7 (UNB) - Sabbir Ahmed, a 3rd year BA (Hons) student of the History Department emerged champion in the Annual Sports Competition of Surja Sen Hall of Dhaka University, held at the university’s central playground on Thursday.
Rashedul Hasan, a Master’s student of the Islamic Studies Department, finished runner-up in the day long competition.
Pro-Vice Chancellor (Administration) of Dhaka University Prof. Dr. Muhammad Samad inaugurated the competition in the morning as chief guest while Pro-Vice Chancellor (Academic) of the university Prof. Dr. Nasreen Ahmad was the chief guest at the day’s closing function and, she distributed prizes among the winners
Provost of the Hall Prof. Dr. ASM Maksud Kamal, Advisor of Physical Education Centre Prof. Dr. M Ziaul Hoque Mamun, President of DU Athletics Committee Prof. Dr. Md. Nizamul Hoque Bhuiyan, house tutors, students of the hall and officials were present on this occasion.
Dhaka, Feb 7 (UNB) – Dilkusha Sporting Club earned 7-2 goals victory over Bachelors Sporting Club in the Green Delta Insurance First Division Hockey League at the Maulana Bhashani National Stadium here on Thursday.
Powan Malik struck three, Milan Hossain two, Bandhon and Zahidul Islam Rajon scored one each for the winners while Mohammad Shamim and Harvir Singh scored for the losing side.
In the day’s other match, Combined Sporting Club defeated Shantinagar Club by 3-1 goals at the same venue.
Javed Hossain contributed two and Shibnath Das one for the Combined SC while Mohiuddin scored the lone goal for the Shantinagar Club.
Dhaka, Feb 6 (UNB) – International Cricket Council (ICC) Chairman Shashank Manohar arrived here on Wednesday on a three-visit to Bangladesh at the invitation of Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) President Nazmul Hassan.
The BCB chief received the ICC chairman on his arrival in Dhaka along with his wife Varsha Manohar.
The ICC boss will spend a busy day on Thursday, starting with a visit to the National Mausoleum at Savar at 10am to pay homage to the martyrs of the 1971 War of Liberation.
He will make a courtesy call on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at her Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban office in the evening before attending an official reception hosted by the BCB in his honour at hotel Le Meridien.
Shashank Manohar will pay tributes to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at the Bangabandhu Memorial Museum in Dhanmondi on Friday morning.
In the evening, the ICC chairman will witness the final of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium.
Dhaka, Feb 6 (UNB) - Hockey Dhaka United outplayed Shisu Kishore Sangha by 9-0 goals in the Green Delta Insurance First Division Hockey League at the Maulana Bhashani National Stadium here on Wednesday.
Arafat Hossain Pial struck four, Vijender Singh scored three, Sajib Hossain Sifat and Syed Al Masum scored one goal each for the winners.
In the day’s other match, Mukta Bihanga Tarun Sangha beat Dhaka Railways by 3-1 goals at the same venue.
Aminul Islam Mithu struck two and Al Amin one for the winners while Nairid Hasan netted the lone goal for the losers.
Meanwhile, Bangladesh Hockey Federation (BHF) donated Tk 2 lakh for the treatment of former national hockey player and national sports award recipient Mohammad Mohsin, who is now receiving treatment at the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University in the capital.
Officials of Bangladesh Hockey Federation handed over the cheque for the amount to his son Tahsin Ahmed Galib in the afternoon.
Dhaka, Feb 6 (UNB)- Zahid Hasan, a second-year dance student, emerged champion in the Annual Sports Competition of the Salimullah Muslim (SM) Hall of Dhaka University on Wednesday.
Nasir Uddin, a final-year geography and environment student finished runner-up in the day-long competition held at the central field
DU Treasure Prof Dr Md Kamal Uddin inaugurated the competition as chief guest in the morning. DU Pro-Vice Chancellor (Academic) Prof Dr Nasreen Ahmad graced the closing ceremony as chief guest and distributed prizes among the winners.
SM Hall Provost Prof Dr Md Mahbubul Alam Joarder, Advisor of Physical Education Centre Prof Dr M Ziaul Hoque Mamun, President of DU Athletics Committee Prof Dr Md Nizamul Hoque Bhuiyan, house tutors, students of the hall and officials were present at the programme.