The 132nd edition of the Durand Cup is going to kick start today. It is a month-long event that will be held from August 3 to September 3. Durand Cup is India’s domestic Foootball calender event. Teams from around the country take part in Durand Cup. This year, a total of 24 teams will take part in the tournament. If you are a football fan you must be waiting for India’s domestic football calendar. Therefore, we have come up with this article to share some important details about Durand Cup 2023 that you need to know about it. The season-opening game of Durand Cup 2023 will be played on August 3 and the final match will be played on September 3, 2023. Continue reading this article and learn more details. Swipe down the page and take a look below.
Durand Cup Live Telecast 2023
For the unversed, Durand Cup is the oldest football tournament in Asia. It was first played in 1888 in Shimla when the Indian Armed Forces organized it for the first time. In fact, Durand Cup is the third oldest football tournament in the world. Many questions are swiveling in football fans such as how to watch Durand Cup Live Telecast 2023. According to the reports, Durand Cup 2023 will be streamed live in India and it can be telecasted on TV channels. This year the tournament is taking place in West Bengal and Assam. Continue reading this article and learn about the teams.
The live telecast of the tournament can be followed on TV channels. Talking about the format of the tournament, it is being played between the 24 teams. This year the tournament also features the team from the Indian Super League, the Armed Forces, and I-League. Notably, the army teams from Bangladesh and Nepal also have been included in the tournament this year. There are a total of six groups, each group consisting of four teams. Swipe down the page and read more details.
The total 24 teams are divided into six groups (Group A, B, C, D, E, and F) consisting of four teams each. In the 132nd edition of the Durand Cup, a total of 43 matches will be played at four venues in West Bengal and Assam. The four venues are in Assam’s Guwahati, Kokrajhar, and Kolkata. Last year’s champion of the Durand Cup is Bengaluru FC led by Sunil Chhetri. Bengaluru beat Mumbai City FC in the final to win the title of Durand Cup 2022. While East Bengal and Mohun Bagan are the most successful teams of the Durand Cup.