Tuesday, September 17, 2019 | ePaper
Bangladesh to participate in Asian Women's Youth Handball
Bangladesh Women's Youth Handball team will take part in the eighth Asian Women's Youth Handball Championship scheduled to be held on August 21-30 at Jaipur, the largest city of Indian state of Rajasthan.
An 18-member of Bangladesh Women's Youth Handball team, including players and officials, due to leave for India tonight to take part in the Championship.
Prior to the team departure, the handball team had a courtesy call with Secretary General of Bangladesh Olympic Association (BOA) Syed Shahed Reza at his BOA office on Monday.
A total of 10 teams, split into two groups, will compete in the championship, organised by Asian Handball Federation and cooperation of Indian Handball Federation.
Bangladesh has been grouped A along with South Korea, Japan, Uzbekistan and Chinese Taipei while the group B consist with India, China, Kazakhstan and Mongolia.