Mumbai, June 3 (UNI) Sports Journalists Association of Mumbai (SJAM) will host the six-day Sports Journalists Federation of India (SJFI) National Convention, Events and Awards, from tomorrow at various venues here.
The five-day sports fiesta involves competitions in football (penalty kicks), cricket (T20), golf (putting), badminton and table tennis, between sports journalists from all over India, apart from Euro Soccer Quiz, Beijing 2008 Olympics seminar, SJFI Awards for Excellence in reporting, writing, photography and broadcasting, a release issued here today stated.
The event kicks off tomorrow at the D Y Patil Sports Academy, Navi Mumbai, with the ESPN-STAR Penalty Kicks competition, followed by ESPN-STAR Sports Quiz on Euro Soccer at The Park Hotel, Navi Mumbai. Gautam Bhimani is the quiz master.
The J K Bose Inaugural T20 cricket tournament will be played on June 5, 6 and 8, between teams representing West, East, North and South zones. The event will be inaugurated by Vijay Patil, President D Y Patil University and D Y Patil Sports Academy. This will be followed by A C Bali table tennis events.
The SJFI Executive meeting and AGM is scheduled for June 7 at D Y Patil SA, followed by a putting competition at the Bombay Presidency Golf Club, Chembur.
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