Nagpur :- Defending champions Lokmat will start their campaign against Sakal in the OCW-SJAN 23rd Inter-Press Invitational T20 Cricket Tournament to begin on Monday at Vasant Nagar ground at 8.30 a.m.
After a gap of two years, Sports Journalists’ Association of Nagpur (SJAN) is organising the tournament. The kit distribution function was held at SJAN office on Friday. Director of OCW KMP Singh was the chief guest on the occasion.
Total six teams are participating in the league-cum-knock-out tournament. Group A includes defending champion Lokmat, Sakal and Punyanagari whereas Group ‘B’ comprises The Times of India, Tarun Bharat and Dainik Bhaskar. League matches wil be played at Vasant Nagar ground. The semi-finals and final will be played at Dr Ambedkar College ground, Deekshabhoomi. On Monday OCW CEO Sanjoy Roy will inaugurate the tournament in the presence of Vidarbha Cricket Associaiton (VCA) president justice (retired) Vinay Deshpande and OCW director KMP Singh at 8.30 a.m.