Navy thrashed Bangladesh Police 5-0 while Army edged Bangladesh Air Force 4-3
Bangladesh Navy and Bangladesh Army won their respective matches as the Bangabandhu Shaheed Smriti Hockey 2020 got underway Thursday at Maulana Bhasani Stadium in Dhaka.
Navy thrashed Bangladesh Police 5-0 while Army edged Bangladesh Air Force 4-3.
Mahbub Hossain scored a brace for Navy while Roman Sarkar, Mainul Islam and Ashraful Islam netted one each.
In the other game, Mamun Mia bagged two goals for Army while Ahsan Habib and Hasan Jubair Niloy notched one each.
For Air Force, Sojib Hossain, Rakibul Hasan and Sabuj scored one goal apiece.
In Saturday's games at the same venue, Army and Police will lock horns with each other at 1:30pm, while Navy will face off against Air Force at 4pm.
The tournament has been sponsored by local brand Walton and organized by Bangladesh Hockey Federation.