Wednesday, September 27, 2017 | ePaper

Bangladesh to take part 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Art Games

  • Print



Bangladesh will take part in the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Art Games scheduled to be held from September 17-27 in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, said a Bangladesh Olympic Association press release.
Bangladesh will compete in six disciplines - chess, swimming, weightlifting, wrestling, belt wrestling, taekwondo - in the competition.
The 22-member Bangladesh contingent included eighteen players, trainers cum managers, one chef-de mission, one doctor, one team co-coordinator and one administrative officer. The members of the contingent will leave for Turkmenistan from September 13-22 in phases.
Bangladesh Taekwondo Federation president and Bangladesh Olympic Association councilor Kazi
Morshed Hasan Kamal will be the chef-de mission of the Bangladesh contingent.
12th SA Games silver winner and national championship gold winner weightlifter Fullapati
Chakma will carry the national flag in the games' opening march-past while 12th SA Games silver
winner and 4th Islamic Solidarity Games bronze winner wrestler Shirin Sultana will carry the national flag in the closing ceremony on September 27.
Bangladesh contingent:
Quazi Murshed Hossain Kamal (Chef de Mission), Sayeed Ahmed Shahed (Team Coordinator), Helal Uddin Ahmed (Team Doctor), M Hafizul Islam (Administrative Personnel), Lee Jusang (Coach Cum Manager), Sumana Munni (Athlete), M Motaleb (Coach Cum Manager), Shimul Kanti Singha (Athlete), Fullapati Chakma (Athlete), Syed Shahab Uddin (Coach Cum Manager), Enamul Hossain (Athlete), Shamima Akter (Athlete), Mollah Abdullah Al Rakib (Athlete), Sharmin Sultana Shirin (Athlete), M Abdul Mannan, Coach Cum Manager, M Mahamudun Nobi Nahid (Athlete), M Mesbha Uddin Azad (Coach Cum Manager), Sherin Sultana (Athlete), M Dipu (Athlete), A K M Abdul Mabin (Coach Cum Manager), Abdur Roshid Hawladar (Athlete) and Mohammed Ali Amzad (Athlete).

More News For this Category

BD coach, captain laments defeat against Nepal

Both Bangladesh coach Roxy and captain Tutul were licking their wounds as the defending champions Nepal initially proved to stumbling block in their quest for the SAFF U-18 Championship as

School Handball tournament on October 20

The Under-12 School Handball tournament will begin on October 20 in the city, said a Bangladesh Handball Federation press release on Tuesday. The intending schools have been asked to submit

The meeting of the Executive Committee of Bangladesh Table Tennis Federation held at the Ministry of Finance on Tuesday.

The meeting of the Executive Committee of Bangladesh Table Tennis Federation held at the Ministry of Finance on Tuesday.

National Senior TT Championship next month

The South East Bank 37th National Senior Table Tennis Championship will be held on October 24-29 in the city, said a Bangladesh Table Tennis Federation press release. Sponsored by South

Men's chess team bags 6th spot in Asian Indoor Games

Men's chess team bags 6th spot in Asian Indoor Games

Bangladesh men's team finished at 6th position in the Rapid team chess event of the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Games 2017 was held at Ashgabat in Turkmenistan on Tuesday.

 Jagonews24 in qtr-finals

Jagonews24 in qtr-finals

Sports Reporter :Jagonews24 reached the quarter-finals of the Kool-BSJA Media Cup Football Tournament on Tuesday. In the day's match at the BFF Artificial Turf, Jagonews24 beat Channel i by 4-3

3rd round of NCL from Friday

The 3rd round of four-day National Cricket League will begin from Friday (Oct.29) at the four separate venues across the country. BCB Media manager Rabid Imam released the NCL itinerary

Jagannath University takes solo lead in University Chess

Jagannath University now have taken solo lead at the points table with maximum six match points after the the completion of the 3rd round games in the BERGER 1st Inter

Williams focused on tennis comeback, says Wozniacki

AFP, Wuhan :Serena Williams remains focused on her tennis comeback just weeks after becoming a mother and will make a strong return, according to her friend Caroline Wozniacki. Wozniacki, who

Inter-College Rugby final today

Central Women's College will take on Narayanganj College in final of the Marcel Inter-College Women's Rugby competition scheduled to be held today at 10 am at Paltan ground in the