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Shakib Al Hasan tests Covid-19 positive

Shakib Al Hasan, an allrounder of the Bangladesh National Cricket team, tested positive for the Covid 19. After receiving a Covid positive report, he has taken shelter in his Dhaka house in isolation. The Bangladesh all-rounder will not be able to play in the first Test against Sri Lanka in Dhaka because he had a corona attack.

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Begum Laila Alam 12th FIDE Rating Women’s Chess Tournament-2022

Begum Laila Alam 12th FIDE Rating Women's Chess Tournament, under the financial patronage of veteran chess player Begum Laila Alam and organised by Bangladesh Chess Federation began today (Thursday) at Bangladesh Chess Federation Hall-Room. A total of 49 women Including Two International Women Masters, and 3 Women's FIDE Masters are participating in this competition. Before starting the games the inauguration ceremony was held, Begum Laila Alam inaugurate the event as chief guest. WIM Rani Hamid and the three sons of Begum Laila Alam: Wali Alam, Wazir Alam and Waqi Alam were present as special guests. Anjum Ara Aksir, Executive Member and Chairman of the Women’s Committee presided over the ceremony and I...

Cricketer Rubel laid to rest at Banani Cemetery

Three days before his demise, former spinner Mosharraf Hossain Rubel was at home with the family. He had been suffering from brain cancer for three years and was having treatment both at home and abroad at the time of his death. The cricketer, who had appeared in five matches for the national side, became unwell again on Tuesday afternoon and was confirmed dead at the hospital where he had been taken. From there, he was transported to his apartment in Baridhara, where his family member...

MARCEL Invitation International Rating Chess Tournament-2022

The Marcel Invitational International Rating Chess Tournament-2022, sponsored by Walton Hi-Tech Industries plc and organized by Bangladesh Chess Federation, will start tomorrow (Tuesday) at 2:00 PM at the Bangladesh Chess Federation Hall-Room. Chess players rated above 1800 and invited age-based talented players are participating in this competition. On the occasion of this competition, a press briefing was organised in the chess Federation Hall-Room this afternoon. FM Iqbal Bin Anwar (Dawn), Senior Executive Director of WALTON Group, Masudur Rahman Ma...

WALTON Under-2000 International Rating Chess Tournament

The Press-Briefing of the WALTON Under-2000 International Rating Chess Tournament, sponsored by WALTON Hi-Tech Industries PLC, organized by Manha’s Castle under the guidance of the Bangladesh Chess Federation was held today (Wednesday) afternoon at Hall-Room of Manha’s Castle in R H Home Center, Green Road, Dhaka. F M Iqbal Bin Anwar (Dawn), Senior Executive Director of WALTON Hi-Tech Industries PLC, Masudur Rahman Mallick Dipu, Joint Secretary of Bangladesh Chess Federation, Lokman Hossain Moll...

WALTON International Rating Chess Tournament-2022

GM Enamul Hossain Razib of SAIF Sporting Club is now solely lead in the points table with 6½ points after the 7th round games of the WALTON International Rating Chess Tournament-2200, sponsored by WALTON Hi-Tech Industries PLC and organised by Bangladesh Chess Federation is now being held at Bangladesh Chess Federation hall-room and Conference room of National Sports council old building. GM Ziaur Rahman and FM Sheikh Nasir Ahmed are jointly in 2nd position with 6 points each. Eight players are sharing 3rd position with 5½ points each. They are IM Mohammad Minhaz Uddin and FM Khandekar Aminul Islam of Bangladesh Navy, FM Mehdi Hasan Parag, CM Manon Reja Neer of Uttara Central Chess Club, FM Md. Saif Uddin Lavlu of Titas Club, Md. Abzid Rahman and Asif...