The daily Kalerkantho registered their first victory in the ongoing Walton-BSJC Media Cup Football tournament after they defeated the private TV station Channel 9 (2-0) at the Shaheed (Captain) M Mansur Ali National Handball Stadium in Dhaka on Monday.
The Kalerkantho team win over Channel 9 in their second match of the Walton-BSJC Media Cup Football when Shakawat Hossain and guest player Jahid E Hasan scored the goals on behalf of the daily.
The tournament sponsored by Walton Group and organised by Bangladesh Sports Journalist Community (BSJC), has kicked off at the Handball Stadium in the capital on May 4.
In the opening day's matches, Kalerkantho has settled for a goalless draw with ATN Bangla while RTV got walkover against News24, a sister concern of the Kalerkantho.
According to the schedule, the today's matches were:
Dhaka Tribune vs Daily Star (8.15 am),
Bangla Vision vs Bangladesh Pratidin (9.00 am),
Channel i vs bdnews24.com (9.45 am),
Channel 9 vs Kalerkantho 10.30 am),
Amader Somoy vs ATN News (11.15 am),
Channel24 vs Dhaka Times (12.00 Noon).