Rishi Narain, promoter and owner of Louis Phillipe Cup, explains the format in which the game will be played. “During the first two days, it is going to be played in strokeplay format, where the respective team scores are added up after playing for two days. After that the top four teams which will reach the semifinals, will be involved in knockout contests. Three individual team players play against one another in the match day,” he said.
In the first edition of the tournament, it was Ahmedabad that walked away with the title. Expect them to come out all guns blazing this year as well. Their team members include an impressive trio of players, Vikrant Chopra, Vinod Kumar and Mithun Perera. Noida boats of players like Jeev Milkha Singh, Abhijit Chadha, and Ashok Kumar while Gurgaon also has a good line up with players like Jyoti Randhawa, Abhinav Lohan and Digvijay Singh.