CHENGALPATTU DISTRICT CRICKET ASSOCIATION ANNUALDAY Chengalpattu District Cricket Association (CDCA) celebrating its 1st Annual Day. After the bifurcation of the new Chengalpattu District by Tamilnadu government, CDCA was started on 19th August 2019. From November 2020, CDCA actively conducted the following events with government guided Covid-19 precautions and permissions. CDCA League 2019-20 Completion of CDCA league 2019-20 on 13th March 2021 with 90 matches of 30 overs. • Free net facility were offered to the League teams • Good Infrastructure, Pitches, Grounds and Professionally organised matches. • Qualified umpires, Scoring, Online–CricHeroes, SF yorker Ball. • 674 Cricketers registered who are mostly from Villages of Chengalpattu District. • Proper players registration process like TNCA. • Recognition for performance in the league. The League trophies were named after the great philanthropists. Shri D. Venkatesan Naicker Shri K. Parasuraman Social worker and President of Medavakkam Town Panchayat for about 5 decades. Visionary and instrumental in starting the cricket infra structure in Chengalpattu District Cricket enthusiast, a true servant of Cricket for 5 decades and instrumental in producing many noted cricketers to the State of Tamilnadu. Interschool tournament 2019-2020 (17th Feb. 2020 – 24th Feb. 2020) ❖ 19 Schools have participated from Urban & Rural Chengalpattu District. ❖ Morning breakfast and evening snacks were provided to all the Students. ❖ T-shirts and caps were given to all the Students and Coaches /PET’s. ❖ Man of the Match awards & Best Performer awards were given. ❖ Trophies were given to first 4 places & Participation Mementos to all the Schools. ❖ Participation Certificates were given to all the 300 Students. ❖ TNCA playing gear was provided to the School Students. ❖ Team Photos were framed and given to all the Schools. ❖ TNCA Qualified Umpires/ Scorers/ Online CricHeroes/ Wide Press Coverage. Intercollege T-20 Knockout Tournament 2020 • 36 College/University Teams enrolled. • T-Shirts to all the players (Sponsored: Salem Spartans, TNPL). • White Cricket Balls | Qualified Umpires | Online Scoring-CricHeroes. • Played at Sumangali Turf, Matting & Ace Grounds, Santhosapuram. • Winners & Runners Trophies. • Man of the Match & Best Performer Awards. CDCA Under-12 coaching Programme Feb-March 2020 (120 Boys) • 120 boys from different part of the Chengalpattu District participated in the selection trials. • 10 expertise coaches identified the talent. • 66 boys were selected by the expertise coaches. • Free coaching Programme for the selected boys with expertise coaching. • Flood light coaching environment for the selected boys. • Matches were conducted for Match exposure. CDCA Umpires/Scorers Training Programme Feb. 2020 Youths have shown interest to take Umpiring and scoring as their Livelihood, we have conducted Umpires and Scorers Training Workshop at CDCA office at Sumangali Cricket Ground between Thursday, 30th Jan 2020 and 10 Feb 2020 (7.00 pm to 9.00 pm). Corporate League The Corporate League is planned to be conducted in July-August every year from 2021. The initiative is to encourage the Corporate cricket teams to take part in the league matches annually. Women’s Cricket We are keen to encourage women cricket at all age groups. The association is ready to support women cricketers with facilities, expertise, and infrastructure. Rural talent identification programme CHENGALPATTU DISTRICT CRICKET ASSOCIATION, RURAL COACHING CENTRE was inaugurated on 13th March 2021 in ACE CRICKET STADIUM, Kumizhi Village, Mettupalayam, Vandalur-Kelambakkam Highway, Chengalpattu District – 603 202. Inaugurated by B. Ramprasad (former India ‘A’ player/Apex Member-CDCA) and S. Prabu (Apex Member – TNCA/Secretary CDCA). The Rural Coaching Centre is aimed to develop cricket in Rural areas for boys Between 10 to 16 years and bring them into the mainstream cricket. Coaching will be co-ordinator by Syed Imran Ahmed. CDCA has planned to develop 3 more rural coaching centers. 1. CDCA Rural Academy – Kovalam (covering ECR villages) Venue: Kovalam Cricket Ground, ECR, Chengalpattu – 603 112 2. CDCA Rural Academy – Thaiyur (covering OMR villages) Venue: Thaiyur Ground, Chengalpattu – 603 103 3. CDCA Rural Academy – Kumili (covering Mambakkam villages) Venue: Ace Cricket Stadium, Kumili, Chengalpattu – 603 202 4. CDCA Rural Academy – Acharapakkam (covering Madurantakam area villages) Venue: Acharapakkam Cricket Ground, Chengalpattu – 603 301 Facility support to State Cricketers • TNPL & League Practice for various Divisional Teams. • TN Ranji Players during last 4 Months for Fitness and Practice (Sumangali Turf Ground and Sumangali P4 Indoor Cricket facility) All the Centurions and Most Wicket taken players were awarded with Trophies. Kothandapani (RKS CC) – 114 Himalaya (AIR WARRIORS CC) – 109 Beaulet Julin – (AIR WARRIORS CC) – 108 Karan J. (ALEGESAN CC) – 102 Deva Asirvatham V. (ALEGESAN CC) – 103 Ravikumar E. (VENKATESAN CC) – 102 Akash Kumar G. (KRISH CC) – 100 Most Wickets (5 and above) Balaji S. (SIVAJI CC) - 8 wickets Pandi Durai D. (SKMT CC) - 6 wickets Jayakumar T. (SUMANGALI CC) Umesh G. (SUMANGALI CC) Murali Krishna P.R. (VENKATESAN CC) Arun Kumar P. (CHALLENGERS CC) Gautam Sastha B. (CHENGAI KINGS CC) Mohan Raj S. (UNITED INDIAN CC) Rabindranath R. (RKS CC) Asaithambi R. (SIVAJI CC) PHOTOS DETAILS Released Annual Report 2019-2020 by Shri. S. Sharath (Former Ranji and India ‘A’ Cricketer) along with Shri N. Jothi, Former MP (Rajya Sabha), Sr. Advocate Madras High Court Shri S. Prabu – Secretary, CDCA addressing the Press conference on the 1st Annual Day of Chengalpattu District Cricket Association along with Shri. S. Sharath (Chief Guest), Shri M. Selva Kumar (President – CDCA) Shri B. Ramprakash (Apex Member-CDCA), and Shri DSK Reddy (Jt Secy-CDCA). Shri M. Selva Kumar distributing the Venkatesan Memorial Cup Trophy to the Winners of Zone A “Masters Cricket Club” Shri S. Sharath distributing the Parasuraman Memorial Cup Trophy to the Winners of Zone B “Parasuraman Memorial Cricket Club Shri S. Sharath –Former Ranji and India ‘A’ Cricketer distributing the Trophy to Santhosh G. for Most Runs Scored in the CDCA League Shri S. Sharath –Former Ranji and India ‘A’ Cricketer distributing the Trophy to Senthil Kumar S. for Most Wickets Taken in the CDCA League