Kathmandu, June 30, 2017: The Girls Power, a group of women futsal players in Kathmandu is all set to conduct a futsal tournament on July 1, Saturday. The first edition of one-day tournament will be held at Surya Futsal, Dhumbarahi.
A total of 8 girls’ teams are battling it out to claim the title in the tournament.
Goal Diggers will play against Chahari School in the first match of the tournament. Similarly, the second match will be held between Kumari and Wonder Girls. Likewise, Real Madrid will contest against Holchok group in the third match, whereas, the fourth match will be ABC vs DND-B.
Radhika Shakya, a ANFA certified referee will be coordinating the tournament.
The tournament aims to create space and a platform for girls to encourage their participation in sports.
The winning team will be awarded a one-day hiking trip, which will also include an educational volunteering component, working directly with the girls and women of the community, and teaching them about the positive benefits of sports and healthy lifestyle.
The tournament will kick-off at 10:00 AM sharp.
Photo Courtesy: Mahila Premier League/Bikram Shrestha