Dhaka Sporting Club made a good start in the Marcel Air Conditioner Dhaka Metropolis 2nd Division Volleyball League beating Nabodaya Sangha by 22-25, 25-18, 25-19, 31-29 points (3-1 sets) in the inaugural match at the Dhaka Volleyball Stadium on Tuesday, UNB reports. In the day’s other match, Nagar Samaj Kalyan Sangha defeated Nabajatak Mazlish by 25-13, 21-25, 25-23, 25-23 points (3-1 sets) at the same venue. Earlier, Secretary of National Sports Council (NSC) Shibnath Roy inaugurated the nine-team league at a simple ceremony.
The participating teams are: Jubo Sangha Club, Sonali Bank RC, Banani Nabarun Sangha, Friends Union Club, Dhaka Sporting Club, Nagar Samaj Kalyan Sangha, Naboday Sangha, Nabajatak Mazlish and Dilkusha SC. The league champion team will be promoted to the first division league while the bottom team of first division league will be relegated to the 2nd division league.