Swimming team off to Hungary


DHAKA, July, 20, 2017 (BSS)- A five-member contingent, including SA Games double gold medallist Mahfuza Khatun Shila left for Hungary on Thursday morning to participate in the 17th FINA World Swimming Championships that which has already started from July 13, said a press release.

Shila, along with Jewel Ahmed and Mahfizur Rahman Sagar, will accompany team official Selim Mia and Bangladesh Swimming Federation general secretary MB Saif, who will also attend the FINA congress. Shila will participate in 50m breaststroke and 50m freestyle events, Sagar will take part in 50m and 100m freestyle events while Jewel take part in 50m and 100m backstroke events from July 24 to July 29,