CCC School of Cricket will be conducting Under-12 Cricket Tournament among Cricket Coaching Schools and Academies during February 2017 on an invitational basis. This mini tournament is limited to only 8 teams this year, according to Nelson Mendis, Director of C CC School of Cricket but shall be opened to other academies from next year and will be held on a bigger scale.
The following 8 teams will participate in the Tournament, starting on February 10, and the final will be on February 25, 2017.
Group A: Sanath Jayasuriya CA, Nugegoda CA, Asian Grammar School and CCC School of Cricket ‘A’
Group B: Nondescript School of Cricket, Panadura Cricket Coaching School, CCC School of Cricket “B” and SSC School of Cricket.
Objectives of this inaugural tournament will be to provide exposure to young cricketers to gain valuable experience and showcase their hidden talents while playing their first competitive tournament matches.
It will also help the budding cricketers to learn and develop discipline and help them to lay the foundation to become useful citizens of tomorrow by playing the Nobel Game in the true spirit of sportsmanship.
Semi- finals will be on February 24 and the final on Saturday February 25. Both the semi-final and final will be played at the Ananda Sastharalaya Grounds.
Award presentation will take place immediately after the finals.