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5th National Surfing finals tomorrow

DHAKA, The finals of the 5th National Surfing

competition will be held tomorrow (Sunday) at Laboni Point in the tourist hub

of Cox's Bazar, said a press release today.

Public Administration Ministry's Additional Secretary (APD) and Bangladesh

Surfing Association's general secretary Sheikh Yousuf Harun is expected to be

present in the finals as the chief guest and distribute the prizes.

On the second day of the men's section matches, Mannan, Younus, Selim and

Shukkur moved to the semifinal from senior men's event while Sagar, Zia,

Hannan and Zahed advanced to the semifinal from boys' junior event.

In the women's section, Rifa, Sumi, Shobe Mahraz and Ayesha confirmed

their last four stage from women's event.

A total of 65 surfers have qualified for the final round, comprising three

categories senior, women's and junior (boys).

The competition is cosponsored by Bangladesh Cricket Board, Pubali Bank

Limited and Bangladesh Tourism Board.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)