By orchestra Kamanga
Crossroad Bar which is next to chileka roundabout opposite Petroda filling station has increased its sponsorship from K100,000 to K200,000 to promote and develop pool in the country than concentrating in southern region alone.
The champion of the tournament will go home with K100, 000 while second position winner will receive K60, 000 and the third place position would cart home K40, 000 and T-shirt plus surprises would go to best player.
Tournament Coordinator Vegas Saulosi said more than 15 clubs are expected to participate during the competitive and tough encounter.
He said such team are MAPA southern region champions, formula one, Kabinda snipers, Vegas snipers, Ndirande stars, Corcode , Young stars plus teams from other districts like Luchenza in Thyolo, zomba and Baraka just to mention but a few.
“Our objectives of organizing these tournaments is to promote and develop hidden talent among the youth,” he said, adding that they don’t, want to see the youth indulging themselves in chamba smoking , drug abuse, womanizing among others.
Vegas also said this was not for they first time to organize pool competition because they want to set platform for players to interact and entertain and share knowledge of pool.
During the tournament they will be free food but players will but relish for themselves to reduce expenses.
He therefore urged all participating teams to come on time and finish the completion at good time.