The organizers of the upcoming biggest table tennis event dubbed “Asawa National Open Championship” have hinted that a total cash prize of 1,250 dollars will be up for grab at the event.
The championship has been scheduled for Saturday, 19th June, 2021 at the Apenteng hall in Koforidua.
It will see players participating in the seniors men, women and Juniors categories respectively.
The event is to unearth talents within players for the national teams as well as foster exposure for the junior players.
At a short press conference held today in Koforidua, the organizers reiterated that proper mechanisms have been outlined to ensure success.
“We will be having quality materials to ensure we have a successful day. We will be using ITTF D40 balls, Stat International and Butterfly tables. We will also be having certified ITTF umpires who will be officiating the game as well,” they said.
“The 1st to 4th placed winners will be awarded with cash prizes. 300, 200, 150 and 100 dollars in the seniors men division and 200, 150, 100 and 50 dollars in the seniors women.
“And the 1st to 4th winners in the Juniors category will receive 250, 200, 150 and 100 Cedis respectively,” the organizers said.