Bangladesh wins Bangabandhu Int’l Volleyball title defeating Kyrgyzstan


Dhaka, December 27: Bangladesh clinched the Bangabandhu International Volleyball Championship title by 3-0 sets win over favorites Kyrgyzstan at the Shaheed Suhrawardi Indoor Stadium in Mirpur on Tuesday.

Bangladesh, who had suffered a 2-3 sets defeat against the same opposition in a group match, exacted revenge in a brilliant fashion.

Bangladesh took the first set by 25-22 points and followed up with a 25-23 point victory in the second set.

The hosts were leading by 7-6 points in the third set when Kyrgyzstan pulled out of the match following an injury to one of their players, forcing the referee to declare Bangladesh as the winners.