ITC Sunfeast Cup Football Tournament gets underway

Excelsior Sports Correspondent
LEH, Aug 22: With an endeavour to build an ecosystem for football across the country, Sunfeast Cup returns to one of the highest topographies again this year.
ITC Sunfeast ignites the spirit of football in Ladakh by organizing the much awaited football tournament, Sunfeast Cup.
The tournament will conclude on August 25, 2019 at NDS ground, here.
Over 40 teams are competing for the prestigious trophy in Under-13 and Under-16 boys and Under-16 girls categories.
Sunfeast Cup is an initiative which reaches out to budding sportspersons from various schools to harness promising talent and spread the love of the game in the region.
The tournament kicked off today with exciting matches between U-13 Boys, Delhi Public school and Nalanda Boys, U-16 Boys Moravian School, Titan FC and Lamdon School and United Dzaw and U-16 Girls Mahabodi School and Druk Padma Kupo. Teams United Dzawa, Druk Padma Kupo, Delhi Public school and Titan FC emerged victorious in the first leg of their respective categories.
Sunfeast Cup has taken the step to foster football and encourage children to showcase their talent in the difficult terrain of Ladakh.
The winning teams from each category will receive a total cash prize of Rs 50,000.