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Saath7 Cricket Mahotsav Receives Overwhelming Response in the Selection Round

Partner Content | Updated: November 28, 2017, 4:42 PM IST
Saath7 Cricket Mahotsav Receives Overwhelming Response in the Selection Round

Wonder Cement’s Saath7 cricket mahotsav has gripped the states of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat with pulsating excitement. With their 7 player 7 overs, high power game strategy, they received an overwhelming response in terms of both, the registrations and the selection round.

In order to select a limited number of teams, a lucky draw was hosted in 298 locations across the three states on 24th November 2017. Round about 16 teams were selected from each of these locations from a total of 14000 registrations, making this a massive event.

This year, Saath7 has added a twist in the team selection. Like that of last year, other than all-women’s team, a special mesons category has been added. Therefore, out of the 16 teams selected in each tehsil of Rajasthan, 2 teams consisting of last year’s tehsil winners and one team of masons associated with Wonder Cement’s “Saathi" program were entitled for a direct entry.

In Madhya Pradesh and Gujrat, one team of masons was entitled for a direct entry. Rest of the teams, however were selected through lucky draw.

Having the teams in order, the next level tehsil matches are scheduled to be held on 2nd and 3rd December 2017. The winning teams from each tehsil will play at their District Headquarters in order to select one team to represent their district. The next levels will involve, 51 district teams meeting at 8 Zones across Rajasthan, Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh. The finale of the Cricket Mahotsav between the final eight teams is scheduled for 24th December 2017 in Udaipur, Rajasthan.

The magnitude and spirit of Wonder Cement’s Saath7 cricket Mahotsav 2017 directly coincides with the final motive of encouraging the local talent, promoting women emancipation, bringing unity across all strata of society, and generating local employment. With the level of excitement being witnessed, people are eagerly waiting to compete, interact, play and participate in the fun this mega event brings along.

First Published: November 28, 2017, 4:42 PM IST

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