IUB Inter School & College Table Tennis Tournament held
IUB Inter School & College Table Tennis Tournament 2019 held at the Independent University, Bangladesh in Bashundhara, Dhaka. The four-day tournament ended on March 18, 2019 with the grand finale and prize giving ceremony.
Mr. Hedayetullah Al Mamoon, President, Bangladesh Table Tennis Federation was present as the Chief Guest in the ceremony. Trustee Mr. Rashed Ahmed Chowdhury, Former Chairman, Board of Trustees, IUB; Prof. M. Omar Rahman, Vice Chancellor, IUB; and Mr. Azam Khan, Chief Communication Officer, representative of Mutual Trust Bank, the sponsor of the tournament, graced the event and distributed prizes among the winners.
Ebenezer International School, Dhaka became the champion in both girls & boys’ team categories. In college category, DP SSTS won the trophy. In school girls’ singles category, Erin Reine Buhaiyo from Ebenezer Int’l School and in boys’ singles, Mohammad Junaid of Lalbag Govt. Model School & College became the champion. Ayesha Ashraf and Hasibur Rahman from DP SSTS won men & women’s titles in college category. Champion team received Tk. 5,000 and runner-up team got Tk. 4,000 as prize-money along with a crests. Total 15 Schools and Colleges participated in the tournament. Mutual Trust Banks Ltd. sponsored the event.
Chief Guest Mr. Hedayetullah Al Mamoon appreciated IUB for organizing such tournament. He expressed keen interests towards establishing sturdy collaboration with IUB in order to organize big TT events. Trustee Mr. Rashed Ahmed Chowdhury announced on the occasion that IUB will provide free table tennis coaching to the students whoever show interests. Prof. M. Omar Rahman appreciated skills of the players who performed in the tournament and hoped to see national champion in them.