The sisters have encouraged their peers and pupils at others schools to partake in next year’s race.
The tournament was a tremendous success.
The success achieved by these students is attributed to their consistent training and parents support and dedication to karate.
Verulam boast a strong and experienced side, made up of former provincial cricketers. Crimson won the toss and chose to bat. They did not start well with two wickets falling in the first two overs. It was a bumpy road from then on.
The club urges youth to take advantage of this fantastic opportunity and enroll.
The finals seemed to hit this track when Egypt’s Mohamed el Neny shot a zinger of a goal past Cameroon’s canny young goalkeeper Fabrice Ondoa in the 22nd minute of the game, putting the Pharaohs in an early lead in the first half.
Sensei Lee, a seasoned tournament campaigner, mentioned that Yadhav and Ila are good examples for other children and are developing their self-defence skills at a young age which is important due to the rate of crime in the country and bullying in schools.
The Stallions of Burkina Faso have a less stellar record than their counterparts – Cameroon’s Indomitable Lions, Egypt’s Pharaohs and Ghana’s Black Stars, in African and international soccer.
From what we’ve seen, things bode well for this new, young RHCSC cricket team.
The one unpredicted shock was the exit of Cote d’ Voire, winners of AFCON 2015 following their defeat by Morocco after a draw with Togo.
Organisers were certainly pleased with the outcome of the event and thanked everyone who played an instrumental role in making the day highly memorable.