Athletic

Rnjan-prity pair win gold in mixed doubles tennis

Ranjan Ram and Afrana Islam Prity pair

won gold in mixed doubles tennis of Bangabandhu 9th Bangladesh Games

held today at Advocate Abdus Salam Tennis Complex in Rajshahi.

Amol Roy and Susmita Sen pair secured the silver while Roman and

Suborna pair bagged the bronze medal in this event.

In the mixed doubles final today, Ranjan Ram and Afrana Islam Prity

pair of International Club secured the gold beating Amol Roy and

Susmita Sen pair of Dhaka Engineers Club by 4-6, 5-3, 10-6 sets in the

final.

In the place-deciding match, Roman-Suborna pair of Bangladesh Krira

Shikkha Protishtan bagged the bronze medal defeating Sohan-Tasmin pair

of Naogaon by 6-3, 6-1 sets.

Besides, Emon Islam of Rajshahi and Rubel Hoosain of Madaripur

reached to the final of the men’s singles event.

On way to the final today, Emon Islam beat Biplob of Dahaka Gulshan

Club by 6-4, 6-7, (3-7), 6-3 sets while Rubel Hossain of Madaripur

defeated Kawsar Ali of National Tennis Complex b 6-3, 6-2 sets in the

semifinals.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)