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High Octane $5000 cash prize T20 Cricket tournament in Philadelphia

Released On : 24-Apr-2015


To change the way Philadelphians perceive the game of cricket, and to instill interest for the sport in US, CCCUSA (MAQ), and Philadelphia Cricket League have combined to organize a Twenty20 Cricket tournament.


It is for the first time in the history of Philadelphia and its surrounding that a tournament as massive as the Independence Cup will take place in the city. Independence Cup is a high octane Twenty20 cricket tournament, which will be jointly hosted by CCCUSA (MAQ), and Philadelphia Cricket League.

The Independence Cup, scheduled for July 3,4 and 5 2015 in Philadelphia PA and Wilmington Delaware, is massive because of the cash prize being given out to the winners. A cash prize of $5000 will be handed over to the winning team along with the winner’s trophy.

This is for the first time that a cricket tournament of this stature will be played in Philadelphia. And so, there is a huge craze in and around the city regarding the mega event, and as the tournament reaches its climax, the enthusiasm is surely going to escalate to a never seen level.

The organizing committee is accepting registration for the tournament from teams across all parts of the Philadelphia and the surrounding. The entry is limited to eight teams only, and will go out on first come first serve basis (depending on the teams that show up). April 30, 2015 is the last date for registration. If you are a club or a team, willing to participate in the mega tournament, this is the time you should register.

Scale of this tournament can be adjudged from the fact that the finals of the Independence Cup T20 tournament will be telecasted live on

For registration and any queries regarding the same, reach out to Harish Koduri, Phone number - 717-333-4938. Alternate contact person, Sibi Thomas, Phone number - 215-485-2931.

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