Bashundhara Group’s Swapan lifts gold in squash


Squash star of Bashundhara Group, Swapan Parvez grabbed the gold medal beating Raju Ram of American Club by 3-2 set in the final match of the Squash event of 8th Bangladesh Games at Gulshan Club on Friday.

Swapan thrashed Raju Ram in the first set by 11-6 points; whereas he faced little obstacles during the second set as he lost it by 11-9 points. However, he ensured his superiority by winning the third set with 11-5 points and bagged his first gold in Bangladesh Games. Raju Ram could not even stand in front of Parvez in the last set.

After claiming the gold medal, Swapan shared his triumph with Bashundhara Group,

“This gold medal is not solely mine; it is Bashundhara Group’s also. I’m dedicating this gold to Bashundhara Group.”