Times of Oman
Nov 26, 2015 LAST UPDATED AT 05:53 AM GMT
Pakistan Social Club, Muscat to hold Ramadan Cricket Cup in three governorates
June 10, 2014 | 12:00 AM

Muscat: The Annual Ramadan Cup Floodlight Cricket Tournament, organised by Pakistan Social Club (PSC), will be the biggest ever edition this year with simultaneous starts in three different cities — Muscat, Sohar  and Salalah. Omantel will support this mega event as presenter.

"This tournament has now become a landmark on Oman's cricket calendar as the most sought after event with players as well as spectators eagerly waiting for it," said PSC Vice-President Akhmat Hayat Raja.

"Pakistan Social Club plans to introduce many new additions this year which include live coverage, a big electronic scoreboard, displaying the pictures of all the players with the record of their previous performances in the tournament and a better sitting arrangement for the spectators," added Mohammad Kaleem Akhtar, Head of the Tournament Committee.

The team registration form with a fee of OMR50 for each team is available at PSC office in Mumtaz Area.

PSC Office Secretary Tahir Mehmood can be contacted on 24795326 and 92893063.

As the number of teams is restricted to 64, the interested teams are requested to submit forms as soon as possible and will be entertained on first come first served basis.

"The PSC welcomes players from all nationalities to participate. All players with valid resident cards are allowed to play. No visit visa players are allowed to participate in the tournament. A total of three all-Omani teams will be entered free of cost on first come first served basis," Kaleem added.

Attractive cash prizes with high value individual gifts will be presented to outstanding players, runner-up and winning teams.

The team registration forms can also be collected from Al Haikal restaurant in Ruwi and Ghubrah,  Al Raka International in Muttrah.

Further information can be had from Ch Abbas (99344649) Director Sports, Mohammad Kaleem Akhtar (94304190), Head of Tournament and Syed Jameel Zaidi (99383935), Head of Technical Committee, Muscat; Ch. Shoukat Hussain (97864040) in Sohar and Fazal Hussain (99499225) in Salalah.

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