NVA announces 3rd National Volleyball League date

National Volleyball League press conf

Nepal Volleyball Association (NVA) has announced date for the Men’s and Women’s National Volleyball League 2015.

According to NVA, the Men’s National Volleyball League will commence on June 15, 2015; while the Women’s National Basketball League is set to start on May 04. Although both the leagues were planned for May 04, the men’s league had to be postponed.

NVA general secretary, Jitendra Bahadur Chand, said that the Men’s National Volleyball League postponed to a later date due to upcoming Asian Central Zone Volleyball preparation. The men’s Asian Central Zone Volleyball is set to take place from May 23-28.

Total of eight teams will compete at the Women’s National Volleyball League; while six teams will play for the men’s league title.

Teams competing for the Women’s National Volleyball League 2015 title:

  1. Nepal Police
  2. APF
  3. Tribhuvan Army Club
  4. Dhorpatan Sports Club
  5. Western Zone
  6. Jawalakhel Club
  7. Shree Gaun Sports Club
  8. New Diamond

Teams competing for the Men’s National Volleyball League 2015 title:

  1. Nepal Police
  2. APF
  3. Tribhuvan Army Club
  4. Dhorpatan Sports Club
  5. Jawalakhel Club
  6. Help Nepal Sports Club

The cash prize is said to be equal for both men’s and women’s league. The winner of the league will be awarded Rs 150,000; while the first runner up will receive Rs 75,000 and the second runner up will receive Rs 40,000.
Outstanding players in the league are also said to be awarded cash prizes.