The 2016 Olympic Games will kick off in Rio de Janeiro on 5 August 2016. Total 10,500 athletes from 206 National Olympic Committees will participate in the 28th edition of the Olympics games. These 206 countries will battle for 306 sets of medals in 28 sports. This will be the ninth appearance for Bangladesh in Olympics. Below is the list of Bangladesh Participants & Athletes for Rio 2016 Olympics.
So far Bangladesh has appeared for 8 times but didn’t able win a single medal in any category. This year Bangladeshi team will look to win some medal in the 2016 summer Olympics. Total 5 athletes from Bangladesh are taking part in 4 sports events of Rio Olympic. Here is the Rio 2016 Olympics Bangladesh Participants list.
Rio Olympics 2016 Bangladesh Participants List
Bangladesh Athletes in Archery for Rio 2016 Olympics
Shamoli Ray – Women’s individual
Bangladesh Athletes in Golf for Rio 2016 Olympics
Siddikur Rahman – Men
Bangladesh Athletes in Shooting for Rio 2016 Olympics
Abdullah Hel Baki qualifies for 10 m air rifle hip
Bangladesh Athletes in Swimming for Rio 2016 Olympics
Mahfizur Rahman Sagor qualifies for Men’s 100 m freestyle while Sonia Akter Tumpa qualifies for Women’s 50 m freestyle.
Rio Olympics 2016 Live Telecast in Bangladesh
One of the biggest sporting events in the world, Rio Olympics 2016 will be broadcasted live in most of the countries. Bangladesh fans can watch live tv coverage of summer Olympics 2016 on Star Sports channels. Check out the complete list of Rio Olympics 2016 broadcasting tv channels.
Viewers also have the option of watching it live stream online on their computer, laptop, tablet, and mobile device.