Rajasthan team will play Durand Cup football tournament after a gap of 40 years
The Rajasthan football team will once again be seen playing in the prestigious Durand Cup football tournament after a gap of 40 years. The 131st Durand Cup football tournament will be hosted by Guwahati and Imphal for the first time. The four-city trophy tour for the 131st Durand Cup was flagged off from Kolkata on Tuesday.
The 'Flagging Off' ceremony was organized at Fort William, the headquarters of the Eastern Command of the Indian Army. Three trophies are to be awarded to the winners of the tournament. The original award of the Durand Cup, President's Cup, and Shimla Trophy will reach Guwahati on the 21st of July.
After this, she will go to Manipur's capital Imphal on July 24. From where the capital of Rajasthan will reach Jaipur on July 27. After this, it will return to Kolkata on 02nd August.
It is a matter of great honor for the people of the state to participate in this tournament for the Rajasthan team.