The launch tournament for BBFS in Mumbai saw participation from over a 100 school teams,where 20 exceptionally talented kids were identified and will be offered 3 months scholarships to BBFS when training starts in early January. Nirmal Lifestyle were title sponsors for the event which was held over three electrifying days at Priyadarshini Park. BBFS in collaboration with Imperial International Sports Academy(IISA) organised Bhaichung Bhutia Champions Cup for the launch for BBFS Mumbai. Imperial International Sports Academy(IISA) who were the local parnters only for the tournament jointly handled logistics, administration and marketing.
Navy Children School were crowned champions in the U-15 Boys category, whereas Don Bosco School, Matunga Triumphed in the U-12s. JB Petit School triumphed in a highly competitive Girls competition. The tournament concluded with an exhibition match between Bhaichung All stars and 10 most talented kids from the U-15 category. At a mere 12 yrs of age, Young Whiz kid Uzair Ansari weaved his magic to bamboozle the senior team more than once. Detailed story is available at -