Former cricketer VVS Laxman has launched the 10th edition of 'ECC Cup'. This former stroke player started the inaugural function with lightening up the lamp. The event took place at Taj Deccan, Hyderabad. Eenadu Champion Cricket Cup has received a wide range of response from both the Telugu states.
This state level open cricket tournament has started in the year of 2006. This prestigious tournament has become the 'World's Largest Cricket Tourney' in the world. It also provides an excellent platform for the youngsters across Andhra Pradesh and Telangana states.
VVS Laxman said, "I am very happy to be here on the launch 10th edition of ECC Cup. I am just recollecting, I was there in Eenadu Office to launch the first edition. Now, I feel excited to know that ECC has become the biggest event of cricket and got the Guinnes Book of World record. Started with just 300 teams in 2006, it's magnitude has become 1683 teams last year".
"I will consider the talent from ECC Cup to get trained in my academy. And, I wish Eenadu's Cricket Cup should play a key role in identifying the talent in rural areas as well," Laxman added.
Jio Digital Life is the title sponsor of this mega event for this year. And, it is powered by Honda Two Wheelers, driven by Hyundai Cars with Veltech University being the associate sponsor and UNICEF as the global partner.
KC Reddy, CEO, Reliance Jio Digital Life, Telangana; DN Prasad, Senior Associate Editor, Eenadu; Ramesh, Unit Incharge, Eenadu, Hyderabad; Ritesh Nair, Zonal Head, Honda Two Wheelers; Ram Mohan, Director, State Swachch Bharath Mission; Srinivas, MD, Bibo Water; Ravi Shankar, Director, Sudhakar Pipes are also graced the event.
The registration process has already begun and the final date for application is December 8, 2016. So, start your enrolments as soon as possible to avoid the last-minute rush.
All college students and cricket lovers out there - get ready to experience the unlimited fun with cricket and entertainment. Do follow us for more information and updates on this year's Eenadu Champion Cricket Cup.