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Bangladeshi racer places 3rd in Malaysian circuit race

  • Published at 09:06 pm August 25th, 2019
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File photo of Avik Anwar Collected

He completed the second race of round four of the 2019 Malaysia Championship series in the Sepang International Circuit

Avik Anwar has become the first Bangladeshi to secure third place in a Malaysian race circuit. 

He completed the second race of round four of the 2019 Malaysia Championship series in the Sepang International Circuit, held on a Formula 1 track in Sepang, Malaysia.

"No other Bangladeshi has reached the Formula 1 track podium before," Avik said in a Facebook post.

"The year 2019 is a memorable one for me," he added.

Earlier, Avik won the Volkswagen Ameo Cup to become the first Bangladeshi to win an international motor sports event.