Our Sports Reporter
GUWAHATI, April 17: The Presidential Cup Baseball Championship will kick off in the city from April 22. Nine countries will participate in the meet.
Disclosing the news to the media the Secretary General of the Assam Baseball Association Asma Begum today said that the tournament will be held at the Sarusajai Sports complex.
She also added: “The inauguratal function of the Championship will be held at the Tarun Ram Phukan Indoor Stadium on April 22 but the matches will start from the next day. Chief Minister of Assam Sarbananda Sonowal will attend the inaugural function as a Chief Guest. The inaugural function will also be attended by Railway Minister and the president of the Assam Baseball Association Rajen Gohain and Sports and Youth Welfare Minister of Assam Naba Doley.”
Among others present in the media briefing were advisor of the organizing committee Swapnail Baruah and few other members of the committee.