A total of eight teams — Dhaka, Rajshahi, Rangpur, Khulna, Chittagong, Sylhet, Barisal Divisions and SKSP — split into two groups competing in the meet organised by Bangladesh Baseball-Softball Association.
Ctg, Barisal, Rangpur, Sirajganj reach semifinals in Nat’l Baseball
Chittagong, Barisal, Rangpur and defending champion Sirajganj Krira Sikkha Protisthan (SKSP) confirmed their semifinal berths in the eight-team National Baseball Championship beating their respective rivals in the opening day matches at the Paltan Maidan here on Friday, agencies report. Chittagong will face Barisal in the first semifinal at 8:00am at the same venue on Saturday while SKSP taking on Rangpur in another semifinal at 10:00am.To confirm their semifinal berth, Chittagong, Barisal, SKSP and Rangpur eliminated Rajshahi, Sylhet, Dhaka and Rangpur respectively. Earlier, State Minister for Youth and Sports Dr Biren Sikder inaugurated the three day meet as the chief guest.