In 2025, Bangladesh will be ranked number one in tennis in the world. If mass media is with tennis not only Dhaka; Tennis game will reach upazila level as well. Earlier people knew the names of national level tennis players; That position has to be created. We are looking for someone in tennis; Who will introduce Bangladesh to the whole world through tennis.
State Minister for Shipping and President of Bangladesh Tennis Federation Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury said these things in his chief guest speech at the closing ceremony of ‘Independence Day Tennis Competition-2023’ organized by Bangladesh Tennis Federation at Shahbagh Sheikh Jamal National Tennis Complex in Dhaka on Tuesday.
The state minister said that through the implementation of the plan with the cooperation of all, the tennis players of Bangladesh will spread around the world. Will move forward with everyone.
He also said that when we talk about freedom in the month of independence, our great father of the nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman comes to mind. If he was not born, the country would not have been independent. There would be no tennis federation; We could not name the Bangladesh Tennis Federation. He gave his life and youth for freedom. He declared independence on March 26, 1971. Bangabandhu Kriramodi was; was a player Bangabandhu family members were sportsmen and sportsmen.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is a sports personality. Under his overall management, the Tennis Federation got a beautiful shape. Not just tennis; Under the leadership of the Prime Minister, all sports arenas are being illuminated. Bangladesh is advancing in every sports event. International tennis players will come out through such tournaments.
After enjoying the game, the state minister distributed the prizes among the winners.
On the occasion of the great Independence Day, Bangladesh Tennis Federation organized ‘Independence Day Tennis Competition 2023’ on March 18-21 at Sheikh Jamal National Tennis Complex, Ramna.
Vice President of Bangladesh Tennis Federation Md. Motahar Hossain Saju, general secretary Abu Saeed Mohammad Haider, joint editor. Saiful Islam, Treasurer Khaled Ahmed, Executive Member Mrs. Shirin Akter Chowdhury, Executive Committee members were present.
Meherpur Club, Dhaka Club Ltd., Sheikh Jamal National Tennis Complex, Advocate Abdus Salam Tennis Complex, Jamalpur Club, Gulshan Club Ltd., Manikganj Club, Sherpur Club, American Club, Gulshan Youth Club, International Club, Manikganj District Sports Association, More than 100 players from BKSP, Navy Club, Officers Club, Engineers Recreation Centre, Jhalkathi Tennis Club, Uttara Club Ltd., Impact Tennis Academy, Naogaon Tennis Club Men’s Singles, Women’s Singles, Boys’ Singles Under-16, Boys’ Singles Under-14 , participated in the Girls Singles Under-14 event.