Poster of 3rd Mayank Sharma Memorial Badminton released
2- day tourney to be kick- started from Dec 19
Ferozepur: Poster of the upcoming 3rd Mayank Sharma Memorial Badminton Championship were released today. Ferozepur Urban MLA Parminder Singh Pinki and SDM Amit Gupta made public the posters of the annual sporting feast to be held at Shaheed Bhagat Singh Badminton Indoor Stadium on December 19 and 20, 2020. The event is organised by Ferozepur- based NGO Mayank Foundation every year in the memory of budding shuttler Mayank Sharma who had died in a road tragedy at the raw age of 16 in 2016.
Project In charge Rakesh Kumar, Aksh Kumar and Munish Sharma told that the preparations have been made for the event in collaboration with the District Badminton Association, the co- organiser of the championship. It is noteworthy that the indoor stadium has been rejuvenated thanks to the efforts of MLA and the three-court international level stadium will be a witness to this championship for the players of Ferozepur, informed Rakesh Kumar. He further added that this championship will be conducted under four classes under girls 11,13,15 and 17 and also under boys four classes under 11, 13, 15 and 19.
Online registration is being done by players from different places. The last date for online registration is 15 December. All the players participating in the championship will be given a citation, reward, T-shirt and refreshments from the institution. Cash prizes of Rs. 7100, Rs. 5100 and 3100 will be given to the winners according to different categories.
Foundation members including Rinku Grover, Rishi Sharma, Sukhwinder Singh, Balbir Bath, Praminder Handa, Balosam Kamboj, Dr. Ghazal Preet Arneja, Deepak Sharma, Kamal Sharma, Deepak Narula, Charanjit Singh, Munish Punj and Avon Bhala were also present on the occasion.