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National Archery’s qualification round tomorrow

The qualification round matches of the

Bangabandhu 12th National Archery Championship will be held from tomorrow

morning at Sheikh Kamal International Cricket Stadium in Cox’s Bazar.

State Minister for Youth and Sports Md Zahid Ahsan Russell is expected to

inaugurate the five-day championship as the chief guest in the afternoon.

Senior Deputy Brand Manager of City Group Rubaiyat Ahmed, Bangladesh

Archery Federation (BAF) President Lieutenant General Mohammad Moinul Islam

(retd.), BAF vice-president Anisur Rahman Dipu and its general secretary Kazi

Rajib Uddin Ahmed Chapal and other federation officials will also present in

the opening ceremony.

Meanwhile, the instrument inspection and officials practice were held

today in the match venue while the manager’s meeting was held this evening in

the Mishuk hotel.

Approximately 150 archers from 40 teams are taking part in the event

sponsored by City Group. The competitions feature 10 events, five each in

recurve and compound.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)