GUWAHATI, Oct 5 - The Veteran Cricket Association of Assam (VCCA) will celebrate its 17th foundation day on October 10 in a befitting manner.
The veteran cricketers will hold the event with various programmes on that day where former international cricketer and MP Kirti Azad will be present as chief guest.
Informing this in a press conference here today, the VCAA president Naba Konwar and secretary Nasir Gul Khan said along with other programmes, they will conduct the award ceremony along with an exhibition match among the former Ranji cricketers.
Former ACA secretary Abdul Matin will be honoured with the Nurul Amin Sports Organiser Award while the life time achievement award will be given to Prabir Hazarika. Dhiraj Das has been chosen for the best coach award.
The other award winning cricketers in different groups are: U-16 Riyan Parag and Jitu Moni Kalita, U-19 Rajjak Uddin Ahmed, Ranji Trophy Sarupam Purkayastha, girls U-19 Sapna Choudhury, women Monikha Das.