Tribhuvan Army Club ad Armed Police Force (APF) Club have made a flying start at the 2nd Naya Bazaar Cup Men’s National Volleyball tournament.
Both Army and APF made it an easy task on their opener defeating their opponent in straight sets.
Army defeated hosts Naya Bazaar (25-9, 25-22, 25-8); while the APF won against Dhorpatan Sports Club (25-9, 25-12, 28-8).
The event is scheduled to last for four days. The winner of the event will receive Rs 101,111; while the runner up will receive Rs 60,111. Third and fourth placed teams will be awarded Rs 35,111 and Rs 11,111 respectively.
Outstanding players and a coach will also receive cash prizes. Best player will be awarded Rs 5,000; while the best setter, blocker, defender and kwicker will receive Rs 3,000 each. Best coach in the tournament will be awarded Rs 4,000.