The VCA U-19 boys team were felicitated by the Executive Committee of VCA for being the Central Zone U-19 Vinoo Mankad Trophy Champions.
In a well attended function, the three boys of VCA U-19 namely Atharva Taide, Darshan Nalkande & Aditya Thakre were presented with special mementos for being selected in the India U-19 Team for the Asia cup to be played in Malaysia. All the other other U-19 Team boys along with the support staff were also felicitated with mementos lauding their achievements.
Mr.Anand Jaiswal, President of VCA emphasized that the boys will have to lot of sacrifice if they have to achieve further glory and not just rest on this laurel. Vice President Mr.Prashant Vaidya, in a motivating speech exhorted the players to play the game with full dedication and devotion. Chief Coach Mr.Chandrakant Pandit advised the players to keep their complete focus on the game and be dedicated to their team’s interest.
The felicitation function was attended by India international players Wasim Jaffer, Umesh Yadav, Karn Sharma, Faiz Fazal and Mona Meshram apart from the parents of the U-19 boys, Executive Committee Members and the Under-16 & Under-14 boys.
The proceedings of the function were conducted by Junior Selector Mr.Tarun Patel and the vote of thanks was proposed by CEO Mr.Farokh Dastoor.