Arkan Sport organizes the 2nd Modon Sports Tournament


Jeddah – Arkan Sport will host the Modon Sports Tournament for the 2nd year and this year the expansion will cover the 2nd industrial city of Riyadh and the 1st industrial city of Jeddah in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Cricket League is one of the games that will be organized under the patronage of the 2nd Modon Sports Tournament which kicked off in the 1st industrial city of Jeddah on November 15th.

The event titled “Modon T10 Cricket Tournament” will be sponsored by the Saudi Authority for Industrial Cities and Technology Zones “Modon” and organized by Arkan Sport Company. This was announced by Arkan Sport after finalizing the terms with Modon.

The cricket event being under the patronage of the Saudi Authority for Industrial Cities and Technology Zones, as part of the annual Modon Sports Tournament, is strictly reserved for industries and companies working in the 1st Industrial Zone of Jeddah. Each team will register a team of 15 players, which must be verified by the company’s HR department.

Arkan Sport has appointed Jeddah Cricket Association (JCA) to organize, oversee and manage the entire tournament. A team of professional referees, scorers and other officials will be provided by JCA to manage the entire tournament.

The matches will be played at Modon 1st Industrial City Ground in Jeddah on Fridays and Saturdays and will end with the final on December 18th. There are 12 participating teams divided into 3 groups of 4 teams each, playing their respective group teams in a robin league base round. The top 2 teams from each group plus 2 wild card teams will advance to the knockout stage to decide the winner, second and third place.

A meeting of the officials of the Organizing Committee of the 2nd Modon Sports Tournament was held with the captain of the participating teams, to whom the playing conditions and related rules and regulations were explained.

The participating teams are AlMarai, AVK SVMC Company, Binzagr Foods, Binzagr Unilever, Consolidated Can Manufacturing Company, Indomie, Jotun Paints, MENABEV, Saudi Can Manufacturing Company, Saudi Air Conditioning Manufacturing Company (SAMCO), Saudi Refrigeration Manufacturing Company (SRMCO) and Zultec. – SG


Naomi C. Amerson