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Navy seal fourth hockey crown in a row

  • Published at 10:12 pm December 19th, 2019
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Bangladesh Navy players pose for photographs after winning the Victory Day Hockey in Dhaka Thursday BHF

Khorshedur Rahman netted the all-important goal in the 53rd minute from a penalty corner

Bangladesh Navy continued to reign supreme in the Walton Refrigerator Victory Day Hockey as they claimed their fourth successive title after beating Sonali Bank 1-0 in the final at Maulana Bhasani National Stadium in Dhaka Thursday.

Khorshedur Rahman netted the all-important goal in the 53rd minute from a penalty corner.

Sonali Bank goalkeeper Biplob Kujur was named player of the tournament while his teammate Mahabub Hossain finished as the highest scorer with 17 goals.

Both received Tk10,000 each.

Jahid Ahsan Russel, the State Minister for Youth and Sports, was present during the occasion as the chief guest.

The champion received Tk1 lakh while the runners-up got Tk50,000.