Sep 12 2023, 18:54
*Subroto Cup adds Bengaluru as host city*
SB News bureau : The 62nd Edition of the prestigious Subroto Cup International Football Tournament, will be held from September 19-October 23, 2023. This year Bengaluru has been added as a host-city in addition to Delhi and Gurugram, taking the oldest national inter-school football tournament to the South of India for the very first time. An official announcement to this effect, was made at a press-event at the Akash Officer’s Mess here in the national capital, in the presence of Air Marshal R.K Anand VSM, Air Officer-in-Charge Administration & Vice Chairman, Subroto Mukerjee Sports Education Society (SMSES), who graced the occasion as Chief Guest.
The Subroto Cup, hosted by the Indian Air Force (IAF) under the aegis of the SMSES, was first held in 1960 and was named after Air Marshal Subroto Mukerjee, who conceived the idea in order to promote sport at the grassroot level.
TEAMS QUALIFIED FOR SUBROTO CUP FROM WEST BENGAL
SUB JUNIOR (U 14) BOYS -
MANIKPARA HIGH SCHOOL, JHARGRAM
JUNIOR (U 17) GIRLS - HATIMARI HIGH SCHOOL, GAZOLE, MALDA
INFOCUS INDIA PUBLIC SCHOOL, 24 PGS(N)
JUNIOR (U 17) BOYS - SUDARSHANPUR DWARIKA PRASAD UCHHA VIDYACHAKRA, RAIGANJ