DHAKA, March 30 (BSS)- Dinajpur will take on Sylhet while Rangamati meets Panchagar in the Tribal Hockey competition that begins tomorrow (Saturday) at the Moulana Bhasani National Hockey Stadium in the city.
Bangladesh Hockey Federation (BHF) senior vice president Abdus Salek is expected to inaugurate the five-day meet as chief guest through one of the opening day's matches between defending champion Rangamati and Panchagar at 3 pm.
Six teams, split into two groups, will play the round robin league matches and the champion team from each group will qualify for the final that will be held on April 4. S Alam-First Security Islami Bank is jointly sponsoring the meet. Besides, PHP is the co-sponsor of the meet.
The champion and runners-up teams will receive cash prize of Taka 25,000 and 15,000 respectively while the best player of the meet will have Tk 5,000.
Group A - Rangamati, Bandarbon and Panchagar.
Group B - Dinajpur, Khagrachori and Sylhet.