The 12th edition of Dhorpatan “Blue Sky Club” Women’s Double League Volleyball Championship is set to kick off at Naya Bus Park Volleyball Court, Kathmandu, from Saturday, January 7, 2017.
The organiser Dhorpatan Club’s President Manbir Chhantya said that the Club has already made entire preparations for the Championship. The Championship will end on January 21.
Altogether 10 teams including – host Dhorpatan Sports Club, defending champion Armed Police Force (APF), New Diamond Academy, Nepal Police Club (NPC), Western Region Volleyball Association, Tribhuvan Army Club, Chandeswori Youth Club, Bijeswori Gyan Mandir, New Diamond Sports Club and Read Model College – are in the fray.
The inaugural match will feature New Diamond Sports Club and Read Model College on Saturday. The Model College will deploy Indian players in its team, according to the organiser.
The winner will bag Rs 320,000 as first prize while runner-up team will receive Rs 160,000, followed by third place Rs 75,000, fourth 45,000, fifth 35,000, sixth 25,000 and seventh Rs 15,000.
Similarly, the best player, the rising player, player of the year and player of the series will be handed with a scooter each. Likewise, the organiser will also award a player with “Great Achievement Award”.