National Junior Cricket Super League Kicks off Friday


The Howzat Foundation for Cricket has scheduled Friday April 19 to Sunday April 21, for the 23rd Howzat National Junior Cricket Super League for Chief Philip Asiodu Trophy.

According to the organisers, eight schools have been invited for this year tournament.

The schools are, Ansar-Ud-Deen College, Isolo, Lagos, Ansar-Ud-Deen Grammar School, Surulere, Lagos, Federal Government College, Warri, Delta and Government College, Ibadan, Oyo State.

Others are Ogun State representative Lisabi High School, Abeokuta, Obele Community High School, Surulere, Lagos,

Scholar imperial school, Benin City, Edo and Kaduna College, Kaduna.

The venue for this year tournament will hold at Ansar-Ud-Deen Grammar School, Randle Avenue, Surulere, Lagos.

As part of efforts by the foundation to re-establish cricket in tradition cricket playing schools and breaking new ground, it is opening new cricket grounds for school boy cricket and seniors.

The foundation is partnering with the Ansar-Ud-Deen Grammar School to hosting this year tournament.