Kohima | September 2
The prize money for champion of the coveted NSF Martyrs’ Memorial Trophy (Lt.Kekuojalie Sachü & Lt. Vikhozo Yhoshü) has been enhanced to Rs. 1.60 lakh, which will be effective from 16th edition this year.
This month long tournament is scheduled for September 16 to October 15 at Kohima Local Ground under the aegis of Angami Students Union (ASU) under the theme “Goal for peace.”
This was announced here today at ASU office by Vipopal Kintso convenor organizing committee of 16th NSF Martyrs’ Memorial Trophy 2015 in the presence of other members and ASU officials.
Further, the prize money for runners up has also been enhanced to Rs. 1 lakh while the losing semi and quarter finalists will get Rs. 20,000 and Rs. 10,000 each respectively.
Attractive prizes has also been set aside for player of the tournament including other individual prizes like, best defender, best custodian, highest scorer, best midfielder.
60 teams are expected to join the tournament.
Both organizing committee convenor and ASU president Dievi Yano was appreciative of the services of the media and hope that they will do the same in this 16th edition.
Entry forms have now been made available at ASU Office, Sports World & Zumvii Printex in Kohima and Kiran Sports in Dimapur, said ASU sports secretary Vizokho Zashumo.
Last date submission of form is September 11 while fixture will be drawn on September 12 at 2 PM from Kohima Local Ground.