TTFI finds sponsor for major tourney

Updated: Oct 30, 2010, 21:28 PM IST

New Delhi: With just two days to go for the Global Junior City Circuit Final and Cadet Challenge, the Table Tennis Federation of India on Saturday got a sponsor for the event to be held in Hyderabad from November 1-7.

"Yes, we have got a sponsor for the tournament now. The deal was finalised today only," TTFI secretary general Dhanraj Choudhary told reporters from Hyderabad.

"Deccan Chronicle has decided to be the sponsor of the tournament," he added.

Ace paddlers of under-15, under-16 and under-18 age groups will be seen in action in the tournament to be held at the Kotla Vijaya Bhaskar Reddy Stadium in the Andhra Pradesh capital.