The second edition of Pathibhara National Men’s Volleyball Tournament will be held in Taplejung from February 14 to 18, 2017.
The five-day tournament will feature eight teams including – three departmental teams Nepal Police, Army and Armed Police Force and teams from five development regions, said the organiser Taplejung District Volleyball Association’s president Diwas Chemjong.
“The tournament will be played in league cum knockout system.”
The main objective of organising the tournament was to develop both domestic and international tourism along with sports at the local level, said Chemjong.
The winner of the tournament will get the cash prize of Rs 330,000 while second place will Rs 165,000 along with trophies and medals.
Similarly, two semi-finalist teams will get Rs 35,000 each and beat player Rs 10,000.