Hyderabad : Eenadu Champion Cricket (ECC) tournament is all set for its ninth edition. The tournament which was scheduled to start from the first week of December will see participation from various institutions across the states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. EC is organised by Eenadu Eetharam.
This state-level open cricket championship, which began in the year 2006, will have qualifying matches played at district and regional levels in both the states, culminating in the grand finale. Finally, the big league matches will be played in the biggest battle ever to win the Championship Cup.
The tournament will be on 3 levels, i.e. District, Regional and one final ECC Cup. District winners would compete for the Regional Championship Titles. The 5 Regional Championships titles — Rayalseema Rockers, North Andhra Ninjas, Central Andhra Challengers, Telangana Tigers and Hyderabad Heroes will be battling it out in the final matches.
Brands like Honda, Oppo and LG have partnered with the event.
Acknowledging the contribution of the stakeholders of ECC Cup’ 2015, A J Christopher National Head, Sales & Marketing Eenadu, said “we would like to thank all the sponsors, franchisees, players, organizers, the Media and fans from across Telangana & Andhra Pradesh for supporting this tournament and being instrumental in shaping the success of ECC Cup over the last 8 editions. With the tagline of Mee Aata Mee Paata, the event aims to offer the audiences a package of competitive Cricket and unparalleled Entertainment, the way they want it – It’s Their Way. We wanted to give back the youth a new and evolved tournament, which they have loved and helped us build over the years, the way they would like to truly enjoy it.”