Hetauda Gold Cup set for February kickoff
Hetauda, December 31
Suman Bhomjan Memorial Sports Foundation is set to organise the third Hetauda International Gold Cup Football Tournament here at the Institute of Forestry grounds from February 17-24.
A total of seven teams — Laxmi Hundai Manang Marshyangdi, Ruslan Three Star Club, Nepal APF Club, Bijay Youth Club of Hetadua, Khaptad Football Club, Jhapa-XI and Sahara Club — will compete in the tournament, informed tournament coordinator and Foundation’s Vice-president Bishal Ghosh at a press meet today.
Foundation President Bhesh Khadgi said the tournament would be organised in a bigger way this time around.
The estimated budget of the tournament is six million rupees, while the organisers are yet to decide the cash prizes for the winners.
However, the best player of the tournament will get Rs 25,000, while other individual award winners will take home Rs 10,000 each.
Similarly, the man-of-the-match in every game will be awarded with Rs 5,000.