EastWest Entertainers, one the movie production & event management company (led by CEO Vara Prasad Boddu) in US organized a celebrity cricket match(TCA,Tollywood Cricket Association) Vs Bid players(local stars) in Houston on OCT12th at India House,Houston. Telugu house hold renowned actors Srikanth,Tarun,Allari naresh,Sudheerbabu ,Nikhil,Prince,Adarsh ,Samrat,30 yrs pruthvi ,Sandeep kishan,Thamman,Kayuam,Bhopal and others participated in the match. A huge floating crowd were present at the event to cheer for the match.It was carnival kind environment with vendor booths and bouncy houses for kids as well ,attracting event for all age groups. The match started with National anthem and the Toss was won by Local stars team and choose to bat first. Local Stars team captain P.C and his team scored a huge 174 runs in 20 overs and gave a tough target to TCA team. Openers for TCA team Nikhil and Prince gave a good start ,though prince got out very early ,it was Nikhil and sudheerbabu played a fantastic knock .Nikhil played a brilliant innings with 50 runs and Sudheer babu just short of 3 runs to 50 (47) played a scintillating innings .However it was Thaman who came as 2nd down batsmen stole the show with fantastic knock of 63 in29 balls. Thaman finished the match with a huge six resulting in thumping victory for TCA Team.174 target was achieved in 18th over itself .
Crowd cheered up and gave a standing ovation to thaman. Earlier while TCA was bowling it was Kayum who took 4 wickets to stop the run flow and prince bowled most economically in last 6 overs. It was overwhelming for the crowd to see 15 tollywood celebrities at a time. In presentation ceremony all the actors expressed their happiness to be part of this match . The man of the match (best player was awarded to S.S thaman for his sintilating innings.All the awards for the match were presented by core team of EastWest Entertainers who also supported the event ,includes Vamshi Krishna ,Rajeev,Naveen,Saddiq and Jagan
TCA is playing this match to support underprivileged poor kids back in india with the funds raised here. This match is primarily sponsored by lyca mobles and hospitality partners were Desi kitchen.
It was a vision of EastWest Entertainers CEO Mr.Varaprasad boddu to conduct 25 matches in 20 cities in next 5 years across the US to provide the best entertainment as well as for a social cause for child empowerment. All the actors (TCA players )were thankful to Mr.Prasad boddu for taking initiation on this event and wished good luck for future matches and also very much excited and looking forward for coming matches to be played in various