7th November, Dhaka a media conference was held at Dhaka Club Samson Hall. In the recognition of Late Mr. Afzalur Rahman Sinha’s contribution to cricket in Bangladesh a 6’a side cricket tournament is being organized title “Kaiser Sinha Memorial 6’a Side Cricket Tournament” at Fattullah Cricket Ground on 9th and 10th November. Late Mr. Afzalur Rahman Sinha better known as Kaiser Sinha was Former President of Dhaka Club, Chairman ACME Group of companies, Director of Bangladesh Cricket Board and Chairman of BPL Governing council and President of Surjo Torun Cricket Club was keen supporter and organizer of sports.
12 teams from home and abroad will take part in this year event. The teams are:
|CCFC||Royal Selangor||Calcutta Club||Saturday Club|
|Uttara Club||Chittagong Club||Dhaka Club (RED)||Dhaka Club (Green)|
|Cadet College||Balisera Valley Club||Chittagong SR. Club||Gulshan Club|
For DCC former captain of BD Faruk Ahmed, Akram Khan, Minhajul Abedin Nannu and Athar Ali Khan are likely to play.
The following persons Mr. Shahed Reza Convener of Governing Body, Mr. Mahbubul Anam Convener Organizing Committee, Mr. Faruk Ahmed, Convener, Technical Committee, Dr. Ismail Haider Mallik, Member Organizing Committee, Mr. Iftikhar Ahmed Secretary, Organizing Committee, Mr. Fahim Sinha, Member, Organizing Committee, Mr. Jhangeer Sha Badsha, Convener Cricket Sub Committee and Mr. Abu Mohmmad Sadat Omi, Member Organizing Committee were present at the media conference.
The tournament is jointly organized by Dhaka Club, Gulshan Club, Uttara Club and Bangladesh Cricket Board.
The events are supported by MM Ispahani, ACMI, Dhaka Club, Gulshan Club, Uttara Club and Bangladesh Cricket Board.