Kochi, Feb 10: ''Hockey Cochin'', a newly formed body, will organise a state-level five-a-side One Day Hockey Tournament on Feb 27 at Parade Ground in Fort Kochi.
Hockey Cochin President, Jojo Joseph, a former Kerala player, said in a press release here that 16 teams from all over the state are expected to take part in the tourney.
The matches would be of 25 minutes each and winners and runners-up would be awarded prize money of Rs 10,000 and Rs 5,000 respectively, he said.
"These type of tournaments are very popular in Mumbai and some other places but it is being organised in Kerala for the first time", Joseph Paul K C, core committee member, said.
The last date to send in entries is Feb 21.