Clube Tennis de Gaspar Dias Table Tennis Championship 2018 to kick off on Sunday, 14th October
Prizes collectively amounting to INR 43,000 will be awarded to winners in the various categories
Goa Khabar: Clube Tennis de Gaspar Dias Table Tennis Championship 2018 is set to commence on Sunday, 14th October with a total of 382 entries coming in across 11 categories. Clube Tennis de Gaspar Dias, Goa’s first tennis club has partnered with the Goa Table Tennis Association (GTTA) to organize the Clube Tennis de Gaspar Dias Table Tennis Championship 2018. The state level ranking tournament which is one of the few of its kind in the state will start from 14th October and extend till 21th October 2018 and will be held at the newly constructed sports facility at Clube Tennis de Gaspar Dias in Miramar. The event has been an annual fixture on the state’s sports calendar.
The tournament includes eleven categories – Under 12(Cadet Girls and Boys), Under 16 (Sub Junior Girls and Boys), Under 18 (Junior Girls and Boys) Men’s Singles, Ladies Singles, Veteran Singles (Above 40), Veteran Singles (Above 50) and Veteran Singles (Above 60). Prizes collectively amounting to INR 43,000 will be awarded to winners in the various categories.
The tournament which is an annual fixture has received 382 entries so far. Clube Tennis de Gaspar Dias Table Tennis Championship will see accomplished table tennis players battle it out at the arena as the Goan sports fraternity and table tennis fans will get a chance to witness sporting action every evening. Matches will be scheduled between 4pm and 10pm in the evening.
Over the past 80 years under the leadership of various individuals, the club has innovated and improved keeping in the mind the requirement of its members. The club offers facilities for playing badminton, squash, table tennis, billiards and tennis within its premises.