12th South Asian Games : BOA to move athletes from hostel to hotel

The Bangladesh Olympic Association on Friday decided to move the South Asian Games-bound athletes from the National Sports Council hostel to a hotel due to the unhygienic condition, said an official.
About 70 athletes from three disciplines – kabaddi, cycling and handball – are currently staying at the NSC hostel to prepare themselves for the SA Games, scheduled from

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Wushu pleads for SA Games berth

Wushu, a Chinese martial art, has started lobbying to be included in Bangladesh contingent for the upcoming SA Games in India after the Bangladesh Olympic Association dropped it from the initial list.
Two wushu players — Eti Islam and Mezbahuddin Ahmed — had won gold medals for Bangladesh in last SA Games in 2010 at home but BOA has overlooked it

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Games preparation yet to gather pace

BOA yet to finalise events, sponsors back out from promise
With barely two weeks to go, the preparation for the forthcoming Bangladesh Games is yet to gather any momentum as most works are still confined in the table.
The Bangladesh Olympic Association is scheduled to orgnaise the event from April 20 to 28 after more than a decade, but surprisingly the number of tota

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