Published:  02:56 PM, 09 April 2022 Last Update: 02:58 PM, 09 April 2022

Tower Hamlets Cricket Club is honoured to have a new President and Sponsor

Tower Hamlets Cricket Club is honoured to have a new President and Sponsor

Tower Hamlets CC (THCC) and it all members are delighted to announce its new honorary club president Sheikh Aliur Rahman, Owner and CEO of the London Tea Exchange and Sonargaon Restaurant as new sponsor. In a meeting chaired by Phil Knappett, on 1st May 2022, Sheikh Aliur Rahman and Tufazzal Alam, owner of Sonargaon was introduced to the club members.
Phil Knappett welcomes the new president and said, “our new president can make huge contributions to the club for its long-term growth. I am delighted to see Sonargaon restaurant came forward a leading sponsor of the club”. Vice-Chairman Shahidul Alam Ratan said “THCC is the only cricket club within Tower Hamlets playing top-level cricket in Middlesex County Cricket League. The club need a home ground in Victoria Park and all cricketers from the borough join hands with THCC and make this one of the best cricket clubs in Middlesex. I am pleased that Aliur Rahman joining us, and this will be a significant development in the 12 years of history of the club. I am grateful to Tufazzal Alam for his support to the club”. In his remark Sheikh Aliur Rahman said “I am delighted to be part of Tower Hamlets CC. I will work together with the committee, community leaders, and businesses to support the growth of THCC. We will meet with the club senior management soon to identify the needs and we all will work towards achieving our targets”.
At the meeting club's committee introduced the new sponsor Sonargaon restaurant based in Whitechapel Road, which played a key role during the pandemic by providing free food to the front-line workers and those who needed it most. In his speech, Mr Alam said, “I am happy to be part of Tower Hamlets CC. We always support local residents and particularly the young people. Sonargaon will be always beside the club to support its development”.
Tower Hamlets CC playing Middlesex County Cricket League. The club has 3 adults team players Saturday cricket, also it has colts sections playing under 9, 11, 13, 15 age groups in the Middlesex Colts league. THCC runs its colts training every Thursday 5-7 pm in Victoria Park.
In the meeting among others present Mrs Judy Knappett, Executive committee member and Head Teacher of Stewart Headlam and Hague Schools' Federation, Motaharul Hasan, Club Secretary, Jubayed Miah first team captain, Shah Shahed, the second team, and many other players.
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