In order to establish indoor cricket culture in Nepal, Red Cherry Sports Management is launching the Qatar Airways Corporate Indoor 8’s from July 30 to August 2.
The 8-a-side cricket tournament brings together 12 corporate houses locking horns at the Royal Indoor Cricket in Golfutar. The league-cum-knockout tournament will include 33 games – 30 in the league stages and three in the knock outs.
Top two teams from the two groups will make it to the semi-finals. The league stages will be 12 over a side, while semi-finals and final will be of 18 overs under the indoor cricket regulations which will be customized by the tournament.
Qatar Airways, Radisson Hotel Kathmandu, Max Media Pvt Ltd, Ncell, Civil Bank, NIC Asia Bank, Janata Bank, Apex Development Bank, Yeti Holidays, Nepal Sports Journalists Forum, Last Door Solutions and UNICEF are the participating teams.
The organisers also unveiled the tournament jersey and draw the tie sheet for the tournament during a press conference on Thursday. National team middle order batsman Sharad Vesawkar handed over the jerseys to the participating teams.
Qatar Airways are the title sponsor of the tournament, while Real Juice and Radisson Hotel are the co-sponsors. Max Media are the promotional partners.
QATAR AIRWAYS CORPORATE INDOOR 8’S
GROUP A GROUP B
Civil Bank Janata Bank
Apex Development Bank Nepal Sports Journalists Forum
Max Media Last Door Solutions
NIC Asia Bank Ncell
Yeti Holidays UNICEF
Radisson Hotel Qatar Airways