Published On : Fri, May 25th, 2018

Sachin Tendulkar to attend sports festival on May 26 in Nagpur

Nagpur: Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar will attend the concluding ceremony of ‘Khasdar Krida Mohatsav’ here on May 26, sources said. According to sources, the multi-sports festival event was inaugurated on May 6 in the city and will conclude on May 26.

The master-blaster will attend the concluding ceremony on May 26 event and will fete sports legends in the city, sources said. The inaugural edition of the event featured football, kho-kho, tennis ball cricket (men), tennis, basketball, carrom, skating, athletics, swimming, volleyball, badminton, hockey, chess, kabaddi, table-tennis, cycling, girls cricket, wrestling and body building.

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari and Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and Guardian Minister Chandrashekhar Bawankule will also grace the event, which is scheduled to be held at the Yashwant Stadium, sources added.