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Vol. 5 Num 382 Fri. June 24, 2005  
   
Sports


Pepsi V'ball
Army-Rifles final


Bangladesh Army set up a final clash with Bangladesh Rifles in the Pepsi National Volleyball Championships.

Army came from a set down to beat Bangladesh Air Force 22-25, 25-18, 25-17, 25-19 in the first semifinal at the Shaheed Suhrawardy National Indoor Stadium yesterday.

The BDR spikers, however, made it look easy when they ousted Bangladesh Police 25-19, 25-15, 25-18 in the second semis.

The men's final will begin at 4 pm today while the women's final between BJMC and Pabna is due to be held at 2.30 pm.

In the women's semifinals, favourites BJMC eliminated Rajshahi 25-20, 25-18, 25-15 while Pabna outplayed Rajbari 25-8, 25-13, 25-4.