Nagpur News: Sports Journalists’ Association of Nagpur (SJAN) and Post Graduate Teaching Department for Physical Education, Rashtrasant Tukdoji Maharaj Nagpur University will be jointly organising the annual badminton tournament for media employees of the city from March 8, states a press release issued by Kishor Bagde, Secretary, SJAN.
The three-day event will be sponsored for third year in running by Gracelands and will be held at varsity’s Subhedar Hall, off Amravati road.Matches will be played with Carlton feather shuttles.Laxmi Nagar-based Shree Sports will sponsor the shuttles for the tournament.
The categories include men’s singles, men’s doubles and women’s singles. Winners, runners-up and semi-finalists in all categories will be awarded cash prizes and trophies. Entry fee is Rs 20 for singles and Rs 30 for doubles. Last date for confirming entries is March 5, 2013. Entries should be confirmed with sports desks of respective newspapers or convenor Amit Ramteke (9923156811).