Zimbabwe under-18 cricket team visits Mangaluru

Pics: Abhijith N Kolpe

Daijiworld Media Network - Mangaluru (ANK)

Mangaluru, Dec 9: Heath Streak Cricket Academy’s under 18 cricket team visited the city to take part in a cricket tournament which will be held from December 9 to 12 at NITTE university ground.

The associates of the cricket team A J Shetty, chairman, A J Group of Institutions and Rohan Monteiro, managing director, Rohan Corporation, were honoured with the autographed cricket bat here in a function held at Hotel Moti Mahal on Sunday, December 8.

K M Hegde, general manager, Hotel Moti Mahal, took the honour on behalf of A J Shetty.

Meanwhile, Zimbabwe under-18 team jersey was unveiled.

Joseph Rego, CEO and executive director Heath Streak Cricket Academy trust, said, "I and cricketer Heath Streak share a good bonding. I was his sports agent in the year 2000. So we decided to set up a world class cricket academy in Zimbabwe. So it is good to bring cricketers from Zimbabwe to Mangaluru. It will be a great exposure for young budding cricketers of Mangaluru. We also want to promote and develop cricket globally.”

As many as four teams, namely Karavali Cricket Academy, Karavali Cricket Clinic, NITTE Education Trust and Zimbabwe under-18 team, will battle it out in the cricket tournament starting from December 9.

Santhosh Misquith, general secretary, Karavali Cricket Academy, Shaun Joseph, Zimbabwe cricket team coach, captain Denly Watama and vice-captain Bryan Reagan were present.


Comment on this article

  • Haneef, Mangalore

    Mon, Dec 9 2019

    Good news for Mangaluru after long break.

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  • Annette Misquith, Mangalore

    Mon, Dec 9 2019

    All the best ! Excellent platform for budding cricket talents in the region. Hope to see more such tournaments in 2020.

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  • Hindustani, Manipal/Dubai

    Mon, Dec 9 2019

    All The Best

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  • callen dsouza, bendur

    Mon, Dec 9 2019

    Congratulations mr joseph rego and all the best

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  • bhavna, Mangalore

    Mon, Dec 9 2019

    have they come to play football or cricket? their dress code looks like they in to football and not cricket

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  • PenMightierThanTheSword!, Mangalore

    Mon, Dec 9 2019

    bhavna, Mangalore — your not well versed with sports — are you?

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