The departmental teams - Tribhuvan Army Club (Men) and Nepal Police Club will vie for the title of the 1st Srijana Invitational Men’s National Volleyball Tournament 2073 in Pokhara, on Saturday, February 11, 2017.
Army registered 3-1 victory against host Western Region with 25-20, 16-25, 25-13, 25-20 to enter the final of the tournament on Thursday, February 9, 2017.
Similarly, Nepal Police had also secured 3-1 win over Armed Police Force (APF) with 30-28, 19-25, 25-16, 25-14 points in the first semi-final match on Wednesday.
In the Women’s category, New Diamond Academy has set final clash with APF Women. New Diamond beat Western Region with 25-19, 25-17, 17-25, 25-11 points while APF had registered 3-0 straight sets win over Nepal Police with 25-15, 25-14, 25-15 points.
Altogether, six each women and men teams – five from Nepal and from India – were in the title fray.
The winner of the tournament will bag Rs 155,555 and runner-up will receive Rs 77,777 as cash prize and the third place will get Rs 33,333 along with the trophies and medals.
Western Region Sports Development Committee has organised the Championship with the technical support of Kaski District Sports Development Committee on the main sponsorship of Srijana Development Center.