Tuesday, May 19, 2009

Hello FM, Dabur jointly host 'Gully Cricket Tournament'

Hello FM 106.4 has partnered with Dabur to organise 'Dabur Glucose-D Gully Cricket Tournament 2009'.

The tournament, co-sponsored by Karur Vysya bank and REBI, will be played between 18-26 May across six cities in the states of Tamil Nadu. The semi-finals will be played on 28 and 29 May, and the finals will be on 30 May, both at Chennai.

The winning team will get a cash prize of Rs 100,000 and the runner-up team will get Rs 50, 000. Based on the format of T20 matches, altogether there will be 16 teams with 14 players in each.

Dabur India deputy GM marketing (healthcare) Praveen Jaipuriar said, "Sports plays a very crucial role in all-round development of kids. Dabur Glucose-D, with its brand ambassador Zaheer Khan, is already associated with cricket by way of the Ace of Pace talent hunt being organised across India. Our association with the Gully Cricket Tournament would further strengthen Dabur Glucose's partnership between the game and the kids.."

Umpires and other officials for the tournament are provided by Sports Development Authority of Tamil Nadu.

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