Old DOHS beat Josephites

Old DOHS SC managed a 53-48 points victory over Josephites in a keenly contested match of the Citycell First Division Basketball League at the Dhanmondi Basketball Gymnasium  on Thursday.
The mach was locked in 26-26 points during the first half. Mahin caged 19 and Ayan 13 for the winners while Bonny scored 20 and Lee 17 for the losers.

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Josephites beat Cantonians

Josephites defeated Cantonians by 60-45 points in the Citycell First Division Basketball League at the Dhanmondi Basketball Gymnasium on Wednesday.
They led the first half by 31-23 points. Rajib scored 17 and Manik 14 points for the winners while Ali and Jamil caged 10 points each for the losers.

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The Shawons beat Mohammadpur

The Shawons beat Mohammadpur Basketball Club by 66-45 points in the Citycell Basketball League at the Dhanmondi Basketball Gymnasium on Tuesday.
The winners led the first half by 38-45 points. Juno caged 26 and Sadman 17 points for the winners while Niloy scored 24 and Smith 9 points for the losers.

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1st Division Basketball from Saturday

The Citycell First Division Basketball League 2013 will commence at the
Dhanmondi Basketball Gymnasium on Saturday.
Seven clubs – Wraiths, The Shaons, Cantonians, Old DOHS, Josephites, Mohammadpur Basketball Club and The Gregs will take part in the meet. The top two

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Bizarre experience for Basketball team

The Bangladesh national basketball team returned to Dhaka on Wednesday night after the postponement of the 27th FIBA Asia qualifying basketball tournament which was scheduled to take place in India.
The FIBA Asia qualifying basketball tournament was postponed on May 9 even though the Bangladesh team went to India the same

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Bangladesh lift SA Basketball title

Bangladesh beat Maldives by 69-54 points in the last league match to clinch the South Asian Basketball Championship, their first ever international title, at the Dhanmondi Basketball Gymnasium on Monday.
Mithun Kumar Biswas caged highest 16 points for Bangladesh to maintain his impressive performance that he had throughout the tournament and he was duly adjudged as the most valuable

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‘Happy to have contributed’

Mithun Kumar Biswas wore a broad grin on his boyish face as his name was announced as the best player of the Citycell 2nd SABA Championship. He celebrated with his teammates for a while and held the small trophy and kissed the medal as photographers thronged. But the smile suddenly disappeared as soon as he was asked the amount of the prize money

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Bangladesh beat Pakistan in SA Basketball

Bangladesh made a big step towards their first South Asian Basketball Championship title after they beat a strong Pakistan side by 77-68 points in their third game of the five-nation competition at the Dhanmondi Basketball Gymnasium on Sunday.
Bangladesh, who won all of their three games in the competition including a 89-44 victory

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SA bastekball begins Thursday

The second South Asian Basketball Championship will begin at the Dhanmondi Gymnasium on Thursday with participation of five South Asian nations including Bangladesh.
The competition which will feature Nepal, Bhutan, Maldives and Pakistan apart from the hosts will be played in a league basis and the holders of the highest

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Basketball awaits end of an era

Since the beginning of the Olympics, the main problem that the organisers are grappling with is empty seats at stadiums that have taken some glosses off from an otherwise glitzy event.
The scene of vacant rows at football stadiums, Wimbledon, the aquatic centre and beyond has angered Britons, who tried but failed to buy tickets as they were told that all events had been

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