> BY XAVIER RUTSA, Kohima, Nagaland: overview
16 teams will take part in the 4th Chizami Cup, 2013 from April 6-13 at Chizami, organized by: Life Sports.The teams are Group in four Groups.
CHIZAMI CUP is an undertaking of Life Sports to transform the youth and develop football in Nagaland with special focus on rural areas. It was started in 2010. It is an annual open knockout club football tournament registered under the Nagaland Football Association. The imported Running Trophy (from Bangkok, Thailand) was donated by Mehuchumvu Foundation, Chizami.
It is made of pewter metal with gold linings and worth more than Rs 30,000/- The total prize money for this tournament is Rs 2.30 Lakhs, which is one of the highest in the State.
PRIZES(Total Prize Money: Rs 2.30 Lakhs)
Winners : Rs 1,00,000/- with Running Trophy and Certificate
Runners Up : Rs 60,000/- with Certificate
Losers of Semi Finals : Rs 10000 x 2 Teams = Rs 20000/-
Losers of Quarterfinals : Rs 2000 x 4 Teams = Rs 8000/-
Golden Glove : Rs 2500/- with Memento and Certificate
Golden Boot : Rs 2500/- with Memento and Certificate
Golden Ball : Rs 2500/- with Memento and Certificate
Most Promising Player (MPP) : Rs 2500/- with Memento and Certificate
Exhibition (Veterans & Girls) : Cash Incentives for the playing teams