Sports Live: A badminton tournament titled ‘Click Racket Wreckage’ will kick off on Saturday. More than 40 universities and corporate organizations will participate in the seven-day long badminton tournament to be held on Banani field in the capital. State minister for Youth and Sports Biren Shikder will inaugurate the tournament.
The organizers briefed the media about the tournament at a press conference held at Bangladesh Olympic Association auditorium on Thursday.
XPEDEV, an event management organization, has been arranging the program while the popular electronics and electric brand Click is the title sponsor. Bangladesh Badminton Federation will cooperate the event while PRAN UHT Milk and Duranta Bicycle are powered by and co-sponsor respectively.
Addressing the press conference, Salauddin Al Hossain, Brand Manager of Click said, ‘Generally badminton tournament has been arranged regularly with the professional players. But it is rare to arrange any tournament for amateur players. We have arranged various programs beside the tournament to make it a festival.
Rajib Ibn Islam, General Manager (Operation) of PRAN Dairy, Raquibul Hasan, Brand Manager of Duranta Bicycle, Mohammad Yousuf, Deputy General Manager of XPEDEV, Tareq Mahmud, member of Bangladesh Badminton Federation, among others were also present at the program.
Dhaka,07 December, (campuslive24.com) //IH