Dimapur, January 10: The North East Dr. T. Ao Trophy 2020 will be held in Kohima, IGS from January 18 to 28. All the North Eastern States of Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Tripura, Sikkim and Nagaland have confirmed their participation. Teams will arrive on January 18.
The game will be played on a league cum knockout basis and the final will be held on January 28, the birth anniversary of Dr. T. Ao. The winning Team will walk away with prize money of Rs. 10,00,000, Trophy and Certificate
The North East Dr. T. Ao trophy 2020 prize money: Champion — Rs. 10,00,000 with Trophy & Certificate; Runner-up– Rs. 6,00,000 with Trophy & Certificate; Third Place — Rs. 2,00,000 with Certificate; Fourth Place — Rs. 1,00,000 with Certificate; Fair Play Winner — Rs. 50,000 with Trophy & Certificate; Player of the Tournament– Rs. 25,000 with Trophy & Certificate; Highest Score — Rs. 10,000 with Trophy & Certificate; Best Goalkeeper– Rs. 10,000 with Trophy & Certificate; Best Defender — Rs. 10,000 with Trophy & Certificate; Best Midfielder — Rs. 10,000 with Trophy & Certificate; Best Forward — Rs. 10,000 with Trophy & Certificate; Man of the Final — Rs. 10,000 with Certificate; Champion Team Coach & Manager– Rs. 15,000 each x 2 = 30,000 with Certificate; Runner-up Team Coach & Manager– Rs. 10,000/- each x 2 = 20,000 with Certificate; and Loser Teams (League stage) – Rs. 50,000 each x 4 = 2,00,000.
The inaugural programme of the North East Dr. T. Ao Trophy 2020 will be graced by the Governor of Nagaland, R.N. Ravi on January 20 at 9 a.m. in the Indira Gandhi Stadium, Kohima.
All sports lovers and enthusiasts have been informed to come to witness the event as per the fixture which will be published. (Page News Service)