Thursday, October 29, 2009
Namchi, October29: The junior boys of Namchi Sports Hostel (NSH) reached Namchi on Monday, 26th October, 2009 after a brilliant performance in Subroto Mukherjee football tournament held at Jawahar Lal Nehru Stadium, New Delhi.
The boys lost their battle against Nepal in the quarter final league of the tournament but they returned with the great experience, said the Deputy Director Sports and Youth Affairs, South and West Sikkim, Kamal Chettri. Mr. Chettri while sharing information gave the good news for the Sikkim boys. He said that finding the brilliant performance of Namchi Sports Hostel Boys during the tournament, the Air Force School of New Delhi has selected four junior talents of Namchi Sports Hostel under the sports quota.
The tournament also brought encouraging news for the upcoming talents of the state. As learnt from the Team Coach Mr. Suren Chettri, the organizing committee of Subroto Mukharjee Football Tournament 2009 has announced a number of prizes recently.
The team of Namchi Sports Hostel has been adjudged the Fair Play and Best Team Performance of the Tournament for which the team is awarded Rs.10,000 as a cash prize along with the Fair Play Trophy.