New Delhi: ŠKODA AUTO Volkswagen India 2nd ODI National Zone Cricket Championship League for the deaf will kick-start from Monday.
The Indian Deaf Cricket Association (IDCA) affiliated & recognized by the Deaf International Cricket Council (DICC) are the organizers for this tournament. IDCA is delighted to welcome ŠKODA AUTO Volkswagen India as the Title Sponsor for this prestigious tournament.
The 50-over tournament will be held at the MCG 2 & 3, Ghevra Cricket Ground, Kanjhwala, New Delhi and will witness deaf cricketing talent from across the country competing for the championship title. Besides the silverware after victory, the tournament will also be of extreme importance to the players as their performance during this tournament will also get them a chance to be part of the Deaf ICC World Cup 2022
The tournament will also hand over a handsome prize money for various categories of awards. The ‘Champion Winner’ team will get a cash reward of INR 1,00,001 while the ‘Runner-up’ team will be given a cash prize of INR 50,001. There are additional prizes for The Man of the Series, the Best Bowler, best Batsmen of the series and the Man of the Match for every match.
On this occasion, Sumit Jain Pesident – Indian Deaf Cricket Association, said “The wait for this tournament is over and we are really excited to be hosting this tournament. This will be the best platform for all cricketing talent in India to come and showcase themselves. This tournament will definitely encourage the Indian players and give them confidence to play at the International level.”
“This will be an important test for all our players as the team for DICC World Cup 2022 will be chosen from among these players. This is their opportunity to reserve a spot in Team India for the World Cup. I would like to wish each player the very best. I would also like to thank our title sponsors ŠKODA AUTO Volkswagen for their immense support” he added.