48 teams clash in Midlands pool tourney

A TOTAL of 48 teams in the Midlands Pool Association will battle it out in a tournament to be held on 30 and 31 August in Uptown Nite Club in Gweru.
The tournament will see both the Premier League teams and Division One teams locking horns under the theme a�?To see Midlandsa�� finest starsa�?.

The tournament will see the top eight teams being awarded monetary prizes.

The team that will clinch the first position will walk away with $200 whereas the second team will get $120. The team sitting on third position will be awarded $80, $60 will be given to the team that will finish on position four and teams that will clinch fifth position up to eighth position will all be awarded $15 each.

The fixtures secretary for Midlands Pool Association, Passmore Ndebvu, said people should come in their numbers to support Midlands pool as there would be entertainment lined up for the day.

a�?I urge people to come and enjoy as well as to support the Midlands Pool as there is also entertainment to be provided by local dance groupsa�? said Ndebvu.

The top four winners will battle it out with the four teams from the Bulawayo Pool Association.