DHAKA – Bandarban District Sports Association and Bangladesh Ansar and Village Defence party won their respective matches of the Bangabandhu Federation Cup Handball competition (men’s) held today at Shaheed Captain M Mansur Ali Handball Stadium in the city.
In the day’s first match, Bandarban DSA beat Team Handball team by 36-26 goals after trailing the first half by 11-12 goals.
While in the day’s second match, Bangladesh Ansar and Village Defence party defeated Bangladesh Police Handball team by 34-29 goals after dominating the first half by 18-12 goals.
Meanwhile the final of the competition will be held on Wednesday (November 4) at the same venue at 11.30 am.
The prize distribution ceremony of the final will be held on the following day (Thursday) with State Minister for Youth and Sports Zahid Ahsan Russell MP is expected to present in the final as the chief guest and distribute the prizes. Orient Bread managing director Mahbub-Uj-Zaman will present there as the special guest.
A total of four teams – Bangladesh Police, Bangladesh Ansar and Village Defense Party, Bandarban District Sports Association and Team handball Dhaka -– are taking part in the meet, sponsored by Orient Bread and organised by BHF.BSS