Athletic

Bangamata Football: Mymensingh, Rajshahi earn victories

Mymensingh and hosts Rajshahi District won their respective final round matches of the Bangamata National Women’s Football Championship at the Shaheed Muktijoddha Smriti Stadium in Rajshahi on Wednesday.

In the day’s first match, a brilliant hattrick by Shikha guided Mymensingh to beat Nilphamari District by 5-1 goals.

Apart from Shikha’s three goals in the 34th, 58th and 73rd minutes, Selina and Soma netted one goal each for Mymensingh in the 50th and 80th minutes respectively.

Masuda Akhter scored the consolation for Nilphamari in the 66th minute.

In the day’s other match, hosts Rajshahi beat Magura District by 2-1 goals.

Swornali scored both the goals for the home team in the 44th and 89th minutes while Ria Khatun netted the lone goal for Magura in the 41st minute.

Source: United News of Bangladesh