DHL Six-A-Side 5th Soccer Tournament
A press conference for the upcoming DHL Six-a-side 5th Soccer Tournament organized by Lotus Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. was held today at Nepal’s Sports Journalist Association, Dashrath Stadium. So far 26 teams have registered to compete in DHL six-a-side 5th soccer tournament. Following is the fixture determined by the draw held today. D2 will play in Group B against CAS Trading House and Smart Choice Technologies. D2 is participating for the second time in this tournament.
|Group A:||Group B:||Group C:|
|Spice Nepal Ltd.||D2HawkeyeServices Pvt. Ltd.||Global Bank Ltd.|
|Shikhar Insurance Ltd.||CAS Trading House||Asian Trekking Pvt. Ltd.|
|Golcha Organization Ltd.||Smart Choice Technologies||Nepal Investment Bank Ltd.|
|Group D:||Group E:||Group F:|
|DHL Extress Nepal||Himalayan Bank Ltd.||Maxpro Advertizing Ltd.|
|Everest Bank Ltd.||Mercantile Communications||Lotus Holding Ltd.|
|Xavarian Staff (Host Team)||ICTC||Gorkha Brewery Ltd.|
|Group G:||Group H:|
|Nabil Bank Ltd.||Jyoti Group|
|Tara Management Ltd.||Standard Chartered Bank Ltd.|
|Chaudhary Group Ltd.||Everest Insurance|
|Western Union Ltd.|
The league matches will be held at St. Xavier’s Ground, Jawalakhel on Saturday 5th July, 2008 starting from 8.30AM onwards. One winning team from each group will play in the quarter finals. Quarter final, Semi final and Final will be played on Saturday 12th July 2008.
There is another event ‘Tug of War‘ between the spectators of competing teams and other fun filled programs as well. Entrance is free. All the supporters are requested to come, participate, and enjoy the event.
The last week’s practice session was focused on team strategy and shooting practice. The lads are ready for the challenge and is sure to put up a strong competition.
D2 Team News:
- Top striker Richan out of the squad with back injury.
- Goalkeeper Nabin is expected to overcome a slight knee injury he got during the last practice session.
- Nabin Karmacharya (GK)
- Prashanta Shrestha (c)
- Shankar Sharma
- Hitesh Karki
- Manoj Rokka
- Biswa Shrestha
- Sajan Sangraula
- Rajiv Shrestha
5th July, 2008
|8:30-9:00||Shikhar Insurance vs Spice Nepal||D2HawkeyeServices vs CAS Trading||NIBL vs Global Bank|
|9:00-9:30||Everest Bank vs St. Xaviers’||Mercantile Office System vs ICTC||Maxpro vs Lotus Holdings|
|9:30-10:00||Nabil Bank vs Western Union||Standard Chartered vs Jyoti Group||By vs Golcha Organisation|
|10:00-10:30||SCT vs||Asian Trekking vs||DHL vs|
|10:30-11:00||Himalayan Bank vs||By vs Gorkha Brewery||Everest Insurance vs Chaudhary Group|
|11:00-11:30||Tara management vs||Shikhar Insurance vs||D2HawkeyeServices vs SCT|
|11:30-12:00||NIBL vs Asian Trekking||Everest Bank vs DHL||Mercantile Office System vs Himalayan Bank|
|1:00-1:30||Maxpro vs||Nabil Bank vs Everest Insurance||Standard Chartered vs Tara management|
|1:30-2:00||Spice Nepal vs Golcha Organisation||CAS Trading vs||Global Bank vs|
|2:00-2:30||St. Xaviers’ vs||ICTC vs||Lotus Holdings vs Gorkha Brewery|
|2:30-3:00||Western Union vs Chaudhary Group||Jyoti Group vs||Shikhar Insurance vs Golcha Organisation|
|3:00-3:30||D2HawkeyeServices vs||NIBL vs||Everest Bank vs|
|3:30-4:00||Mercantile Office System vs||Maxpro vs Gorkha Brewery||Nabil Bank vs Chaudhary Group|
|4:00-4:30||Standard Chartered vs||Spice Nepal vs||CAS Trading vs SCT|
|4:30-5:00||Global Bank vs Asian Trekking||St. Xaviers’ vs DHL||ICTC vs Himalayan Bank|
|5:00-5:30||Lotus Holdings vs||Western Union vs Everest Insurance||Jyoti Group vs Tara management|
12th July, 2008
|Winner A vs Winner H||Q1|
|Winner B vs Winner G||Q2|
|Winner C vs Winner F||Q3|
|Winner D vs Winner E||Q4|
|Winner Q1 vs Winner Q3||S1|
|Winner Q2 vs Winner Q4||S2|
|Winner S1 vs Winner S2|
Following are some of the pictures from last week’s practice session.