The Independence Day Handball Tournament (Men's and Women's), organised by Bangladesh Handball Federation (BHF), will begin on Wednesday (Match 15) at the Shaheed Capt (Retd) M Monsur Ali National Handball Stadium here.
Former Chairman of Rajuk and former BHF Vice President Abdur Rahman will inaugurate the tournament.
Six teams, split into two groups, will participate in both the men's and women's competitions.
Participating Men's teams:
Group A - Border Guard Bangladesh, Team Handball, Dhaka and Ideal Handball Garden
Group B- Ansar & VDP, Police Handball Club and Chattogram Zila Krira Sangstha.
Group A- Ansar & VDP, Badalgachi Handball Association and Tetulia Upazila KS
Group B - Jamalpur Sports Academy, Police Handball Club and Handball Training Center, Dhaka
Eight matches will be held on the opening day (Wednesday).