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12:00 AM, March 09, 2019 / LAST MODIFIED: 12:06 AM, March 09, 2019

Masters athletics underway

The Freedom fighter Rajob Ali Khan 3rd National Masters (35-70 age groups) Athletic Championships got underway at the Bangabandhu National Stadium yesterday.

Some 450 veteran athletes, including 50 from West Bengal, split into different age groups, are taking part in the two-day meet which is scheduled to end today. Former national footballer Sheikh Mohammad Aslam took part in the meet to win a gold medal in the Shot Put event of the 60+ group while all the medals went to West Bengal's athletes for the women's 100m sprint in 65+ group, said a press release.

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