The “2nd Ruslan Cup 2073”, a T-20 Knock-Out Tournament, is going to be held at Tribhuvan University International Cricket Ground, Kirtipur from January 10 to 17, 2017.
Organising a press conference in Kathmandu on Friday, January 6, 2017, Kathmandu Cricket Training Center informed that the eight-day event would feature total 16 teams from across the country.
The teams include - Tribhuwan Army Club (TAC), Armed Police Force (APF), Nepal Police Club (NPC), Khahare Cricket Club(Dhading), PC Fighter 11, Royal PC Fighter, Anubhuti Education Foundation (Birgunj), Himalayan Cricket Acadmey, SPA(Dhangadi), New Rising Star, New Horizon Cricket Club(Bhairahawa), Kuleswor Cricket Club, Ruslan KCTC, Nepali Rhinos, Himalayan White House College and Nepal Cricket School.
The 16 teams will be divided into two groups and the tie-sheet draw is scheduled for Sunday, January 8.
The technical aspect of the tournament would be managed by Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN), according to the organiser.
The winner will bag cash prize of Rs 300,000 and the runner-up will get Rs 200,000 along with trophies. The semi-finalists will also receive Rs 25,000 each.
Similarly, Ruslan Man-of-the-Series will win KTM-BKK-KTM flight ticket (Thai Airways)/ Mobile while Ruslan Best Batsman will get Buddha air mountain flight and Ruslan Best Bowler will take away Buddha Air mountain flight ticket/ mobile.