Patna: Organised by Anshul Cricket Academy, the Third Freedom Fighter Rajeshwar Rai Under-17 Prize Money Inter School Cricket Tournament, sponsored by Anshul Homes, will be held from June 10. This information was given by Rahul Singh, Managing Director of Anshul Cricket Academy.
He said that the winning team would get Rs 25000 cash prize along with the gleaming trophy and the runner-up team will get Rs 15000 cash prize along with the trophy.
Academy manager Sandesh Kumar said that 32 school/academy and institute teams will be given entry in this tournament to be organized with the technical support of Sardar Patel Sports Foundation. The match will be played of 25-25 overs and will be on knockout basis. Two matches will be played daily.
He said that Santosh Tiwari, general secretary of Sardar Patel Sports Foundation, will be the organising secretary of the tournament.
Man of the match award will be given every day. Many awards including Player of the Tournament, Best Batsman, Best Bowler and Best Fielder will be given. Budding players will also be awarded.
Players will have to keep birth certificate for age verification and Aadhaar card with them during each match. For more information, teams may contact mobile numbers 7858969611 (Raja Kumar), 9386962380 (Santosh Tiwari) and 7070199483 (Akash Singh).