Sheikh Russel Krira Chakra is going to organise a four-day long “Sheikh Russel School Table Tennis Tournament” in association with Bangladesh Table Tennis Federation, to mark the 52nd birth anniversary of Sheikh Russel, youngest son of father of the nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
Visioning the theme “Sports for Every Child”, the tournament will start from October 18 and will end on October 21.
The jersey of this tournament has been unveiled on Thursday evening during a general meeting of Sheikh Russel Krira Chakra committee at Bashundhara.
Club Chairman and Managing Director of Bashundhara Group, Sayem Sobhan Anvir presided over the meeting.
He hoped that with this table tennis tournament will get more attention towards the younger generation and they will engage in more sports competitions.
Bashundhara Group, country’s one of the largest conglomerates will patronise the tournament while Bashundhara Cement will sponsor the competition.
The competition is to kick off with the slogan, ‘To ensure the right of playing and for better mental growth of the children’.
All the matches will take place at Shahid Tajuddin Ahmed Indoor Stadium in Dhaka.