Friday, October 18, 2019 | ePaper

Bangladesh Archery team warmly received

  • Print




Bangladesh Archery team accorded warm reception after their arrival at the Hazrat Shah Jalal International Airport in Dhaka on Monday noon after performing a brilliant show in the just concluded Asia Cup-World Ranking Archery Tournament (Stage-3) in the Clark City of the Philippines.
 Bangladeshi celebrated archer Mohammad Ruman Shana clinched gold medal in the recurve men's singles of the Asia Cup-World Ranking Archery Tournament (Stage-3) beating Shi Zhenqi of China by 7-3 set points last Friday.
 Besides, Bangladesh recurve men's archery team comprising of Shana, Tamimul Islam and Hakim Ahmed Rubel clinched silver medal and Bangladesh recurve mixed team comprising Ruman Shana and Beauty Roy bagged bronze medal from the just concluded meet.
 On their arrival, State Minister for Youth and Sports Zahid Ahsan Russell PM greeted them at the airport with bouquet. Secretary General of Bangladesh Olympics Association (BOA) Syed Shahed Reza, President of Bangladesh Archery Federation Lt Gen M Moinul Islam (Retd) and general secretary Kazi Rajibuddin Ahmed Chapal and Deputy Managing Director of tour sponsor Modhumoti Bank Limited Kazi Ahsan Khalil were also present on the occasion.
 This was the 3rd individual international gold medal for meritorious archer Ruman Shana, who earlier bagged two more gold medals in the International Archery Tournament in Bishkek in 2017 and in the 1st Asian Archery Grand Pix in Thailand in 2014.
Ruman Shana is the first Bangladeshi archer qualified for the Tokyo Olympics'2020 directly by winning the first-ever bronze medal in the World Archery Championships'2019 held in the Netherlands this year.
 The 24-year-old archer from Khulna also bagged three individual gold medals in national levels in the 8th Bangladesh Games in 2013, in the 8th Archery Championship 2016 and in the 9th National Archery Championship in 2017.

More News For this Category

Chinese gymnast Chen Yile poses for photos after getting the ANOC award for Best Female Athlete of Asian Games 2018 during awarding ceremony of the ANOC Awards 2019 at the XXIV ANOC General Assembly Qatar 2019 in Doha, capital of Qatar on Thursday.

Chinese gymnast Chen Yile poses for photos after getting the ANOC award for Best Female Athlete of Asian Games 2018 during awarding ceremony of the ANOC Awards 2019 at the XXIV ANOC General Assembly Qatar 2019 in Doha, capital of Qatar on Thursday.

.

Gokulam Kerala FC of India have been included in place of Dhaka Abahani Ltd

Gokulam Kerala FC of India have been included in place of Dhaka Abahani Ltd

UNB, Dhaka :Hosts Chattogram Abahani Limited will play defending champions TC Sports Club of the Maldives in the opening match of the third edition of Sheikh Kamal International Club

SKS Cup Golf Tournament begins in Rangpur

The third "SKS Cup Golf Tournament-2019" began Friday on the Rangpur Golf and Country Club (RGCC) ground in the outskirts of the city through a colourful ceremony.The three-day tournament

Chief Coach of BKSP Md Ali Asgar Khan inaugurating the First Security Islami Bank Limited Under-17 Boys' School Rugby Competition by releasing the balloons as the chief guest at Physical Education College Ground in the city's Mohammadpur on Friday.

Chief Coach of BKSP Md Ali Asgar Khan inaugurating the First Security Islami Bank Limited Under-17 Boys' School Rugby Competition by releasing the balloons as the chief guest at Physical Education College Ground in the city's Mohammadpur on Friday.

.

RCB becomes first IPL team to appoint woman support staff

RCB becomes first IPL team to appoint woman support staff

Agency :Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) will become the first team in the league to have a woman in the support staff in the 13th

Gold medallists, players of Spain, pose for photos during the awarding ceremony of the women's beach soccer at the 1st ANOC World Beach Games in Doha, capital of Qatar on Wednesday.

Gold medallists, players of Spain, pose for photos during the awarding ceremony of the women's beach soccer at the 1st ANOC World Beach Games in Doha, capital of Qatar on Wednesday.

Brooks Koepka of the United States, watches his shot on the 4th hole during the first round of the CJ Cup PGA golf tournament at Nine Bridges on Jeju Island, South Korea on Thursday.

Brooks Koepka of the United States, watches his shot on the 4th hole during the first round of the CJ Cup PGA golf tournament at Nine Bridges on Jeju Island, South Korea on Thursday.

Nigeria need record victory to avoid African Nations humiliation

AFP, Johannesburg :Nigeria coach Imama Amapakabo has urged his squad to forget a 4-1 first leg drubbing in Togo and create African Nations Championship history by overcoming the deficit.The countries

Pogba out of United's clash with Liverpool

Pogba out of United's clash with Liverpool

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has admitted midfield star Paul Pogba will miss Sunday's Premier League clash with bitter rivals Liverpool while goalkeeper David De Gea is also a

Roger Federer set to play French Open in 2020

Roger Federer set to play French Open in 2020

20-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer has confirmed his partipation in the next year's French Open at Roland Garros in Paris. The Swiss tennis maestro, who missed the clay-court seasons