Volleyball team off to Tehran

DHAKA, The Bangladesh national volleyball team, which left for Iranian capital of Tehran early Monday (1.40 am), touched down safely this morning with a aim to take part higher training as well as to play some practice matches there in order to achieve expected result in the upcoming 13th South Asian Games scheduled to be held in Nepal.

After the completion of monthlong training there, the volleyball team will leave for Nepal on August 17 to participate in the Asian Senior Men's Central Zone International Volleyball Championship.

Bangladesh volleyball team: Rashed Khan Menon, Sazibur Rahman, Narayon Debnath, Masud Hossain, Mohd Abdul Mamin, Sk Ismile Hossan, Al Amin, Shona Miay, Tanveer Hossain Tonmoy, Redowanur Rahman, Horosit Biswas, Sujon, Sujon Ali, Rashed Babu, Bony Amin Molla, Shakib Hossain, Sohanur Rahman And Najmul Ali.

Officials: Somiron Ghosh (team manager), Nazrul Islam (assistant coach 1) and Shafiqur Rahman (assistant coach 2).

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)