The 21st annual cricket tournament organized by the Texas Sports Club Mahiyawa, Kandy will take place on September 4 at the Police Grounds. Six teams are expected to contest this tournament which will allow each team to field eleven players per side. Each innings will be limited to six overs. The winners will be presented with Rs 30, 000 while the runner-up will take home Rs. 20,000. Special awards will be given away for the best batsman, best bowler, best fielder and man of the match.
The organizing committee comprises R.M. Yaseen, M. Amry, N.MN. Nifrtaz, M. Shaham, M.Ikram, A. Zulfikar Ail, M. Siraj and A.C.S. Dilshan.
The teams –
Scorpion CC : Chana (Capt), Susnatha, Damitha Arnolda, Ranjan, Mohideen, Irsha, Rishard, Azeez, Suhail, Farook, Lions CC : Ali (Capt), Noufer, Safraz, Nasar, Siraj, Shantha, Arshad, Naleem Rizvi, Younoos, Hameed, Panthers CC : Ikram (Capt), Zai-ul Chann, Rajitha, Nifas, Bonney, Kumar, Zulif, Akkapu, Rooban,Bernard, Tigers CC : Ajma (Capt), Zulficar, Hemantha, Hamidon, Chalitha, Roshan, Rizwan, Ruwan, Ameer, Sheen, Rifa, Redbacks CC : Yazeemn (capt), Chethiya, Hinna, Sham, Amry, Rifaz, Dilshanb, Kugan, Imama, Rasool, Naveed. Hawks CC : Duke (Capt), Rajitha, Amila, Rilwan, R.Tamesh, Suman, Dushmatha, Ninawfer, Aslam, Hamood, Zaheer.