UK Bangla T10 Cricket Tournament is taking place in London on Saturday 8th September which will feature media professionals from Bengali media in Britain for the first time. The tournament is taking place with the financial assistance of Canary Wharf Group under the supervision of London Cricket League. Eight teams will be taking place in this year’s tournament.
The tournament will take place at Hackney Marshes Cricket Ground. Teams will be devided into two groups and each side will have 8 players in one team. Every match will consist of ten overs and there will be four bowling per over. In the end of the league, two teams will play directly at the final.
The manager and sponsors for the participating teams are; sponsor for Channel S, Probashi Polli and Manager Kamal Mehedi; sponsor for Organiser 11, Shundarban and Manager Mostaq Babul; sponsor for Channel Eye, City Lord and Manager Rashid Ahmed; sponsor for TV One, Feast and Mishti and Manager Misbah Mahfuzur Rahman; sponsor for ATN Bangla, Vintage Accident Claim and Manager Shufi Miah; sponsor for Betar Bangla, Meat Catering and Manager Sherwan Chowdhury; sponsor for London Bangla Press Club, Haber Hill Electric and Manager Saleh Ahmed and sponsor for Iqra Bangla, White Town Laundry and Manager Farzana Haque.
The committee has urged to everyone to attend the matches and encourage the their favourite teams. Zakir Khan, Shahidul Alam Ratan, Mostaq Ali Babul, Abu Sufian and Nahid Newaz Rana have requested all media professionals to help the tournament organisers to make the tournament successful.
The organisers has requested all the teams to report by 9 am in the morning at the play ground. Spectators who would like to watch the match have been requested to follow post codes London E5 0AL or London E9 5PF.