Tuesday, April 16, 2024

Shapla’s treble

Enam’s first title Shapla Akther made treble-sweep in the Qubee 32nd National Badminton Championships as the Narayanganj player defeated Shima of Chittagong 21-9, 21-1 the women’s singles final at the Shaheed Tajuddin Ahmed Indoor Stadium yesterday. Shima was forced to retire after sustaining a muscle strain during the

Railway a force again

Nat’l Badminton Championship Railway a force again Bangladesh Railway are gradually increasing their involvement in sports as they roped in top shuttlers for the 32nd National Badminton Championship which started at the Shaheed Tajuddin Ahmed Indoor Stadium yesterday. Railway used to have mentionable presence in different sports such as football, cricket,

Songster with a racket

Sania Sultana Liza, winner of the musical talent hunt programme 2008 Close-up 1, was the centre of attention on the opening day of Qubee 32nd National Badminton Championships as the singer from Mymensingh to compete the badminton championship for the first time. Like her vocal talent, Liza shone with the racket as well and impressed ... Read more

Badminton sans Biman

The 32nd National Badminton Championships get underway tomorrow at the Shaheed Tajuddin Ahmed Indoor Stadium sans Bangladesh Biman. The national flag career has been a dominant force in the age-old event but will miss the colourful indoor sport for the first time after being

Victory Day badminton

Young Cricketers emerged champions as the six-day Victory Day Badminton Tournament ended yesterday at Pallabi in the city. The event got underway on January 17 with 31 teams participating. In the final at the Lalmath of Pallabi, Young Cricketers defeated Nazrul Smriti Academy to win lift the

Prime Bank badminton

Four shuttlers advanced into the next round of the Prime Bank Pallima Sangsad Badminton tournament beating their respective rivals on the opening day at the Sangsad premises at Khilgoan yesterday. In the men’s singles, Rana, Humayun Kabiar, Lal Chand and Pesta defeated Sony, Deen Islam, Biplob and Lion respectively all by 2-0 sets while the ... Read more