Bangamata Asian International Volleyball to begin Saturday

DHAKA The first Bangamata Asian Senior Women's Central

Zone International Volleyball Championship will be held on November 9-14 at

Shaheed Suhrawardy Indoor Stadium in the city's Mirpur.

Bangladesh will take on Afghanistan in the opening match on November 9 of

the championship that was named after Bangamata Sheikh Fazilatunnesa Mujib

for the first time.

Apart from the host Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Nepal, the Maldives and

Kyrgyzstan will compete in the six-day meet, organised by BVF.

Meanwhile, the Maldives as the first participating team who arrived in the

city this afternoon to take part in the championship.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)