The 7th Index Mini U-10 School Rugby Competition, organised by Bangladesh Rugby Federation Union and sponsored by Index Group, got underway at Shaheed M Captain Mansur Ali Handball Stadium Saturday with the opening ceremony.
BRFU president Abdullah al Jahir, general secretary Mousum Ali, member and tournament committee secretary Deen Islam, member Sirajul Islam, Index Group CEO Saifullah al Munir and other officials were present during the occasion.
A total of 11 schools are taking part in the tournament.
In the inaugural match, Ali Ahammad School and College thrashed Rayer Bazar High School 35-0.
In the other games, Ahmadbagh Adorsho High School thumped Kamalapur Sher-e-Bangla Railway School and College 20-0, Saint Gregory School and College hammered Isha Kindergarten 35-0, Shaheed Nabi High School beat Sunshine Pre-cadet High School 15-0 and Ali Ahammas School and College defeated Segunbagicha 35-0.
The semi-finals will be held Sunday at the same venue.