Sports, Cricket

Marufa shines with outstanding 4.06 GPA in SSC

Published : 28 Jul 2023 09:02 PM
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Marufa Akter shows her outstanding achievement in passing the SSC examination with a GPA of 4.06 in the Arts discipline. It’s great to see talented individuals excelling not only in sports but also in academics.

Her dedication and hard work have clearly paid off. It’s heartwarming to witness athletes pursuing their education alongside their sports career.

The results of this year’s SSC and Equivalent exams were published at 11:00am on Friday. Marufa had sat for the examination from Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Protisthan.

“I couldn’t prepare too well for the exam due to cricket practice. I feared I won’t do that well in the exam. But I’m really happy with my result. Everyone please pray for me so that I can continue my studies alongside cricket,” Marufa said on Friday.

Marufa’s father, Md Aimullah, has every reason to be proud of his daughter’s remarkable achievement. Balancing sports and academics is no easy feat, and her dedication and determination are truly commendable.

“I’m really satisfied by the result my daughter achieved while playing and studying at the same time. Please pray for my daughter, so that she can get ever better results in the future,” Marufa’s father Md Aimullah said.

Marufa Akter’s journey from the Masterpara area of Kadikhol village in Songolshi union in Nilphamari district to excelling in the Under-19 level and then making her way into the national women’s team is truly inspiring. It’s evident that her hard work, talent, and dedication have propelled her to great heights in the world of cricket.

Her recent performance in the three-match One-Day International (ODI) series against the India women’s team showcases her exceptional skills as a right-arm pacer.

Being the highest wicket-taker in the series with seven wickets is an outstanding achievement and a testament to her prowess on the field.

Furthermore, her contribution to the third ODI, where she took the final wicket to tie the match and the series 1-1, demonstrates her ability to handle pressure and make crucial impacts in important games.

Marufa Akter’s success not only brings pride to her family and the people of her village but also serves as an inspiration to aspiring young cricketers in Bangladesh. Her achievements show that with hard work, determination, and talent, individuals from smaller towns and villages can reach the highest levels in sports and make their mark on the national and international stage.