Ramadan Cricket Carnival 2017 began on Sunday afternoon.
The Ramadan Cricket Carnival is held each year in the fasting month by Cricket Board of Maldives.
The Carnival began at 4:00 pm at the Male' Sports Complex (Ekuveni).
Three tournaments will be held this year: the Open Tournament, the Office Tournament, and the Company Tournament.
Six teams are set to compete in the Office Tournament, with 10 teams in the Open Tournament, and 12 teams in the Company Tournament.
The Office Tournament will see teams from the Civil Service Commission, Customs Recreactions Club, Maldives Immigration, Maldives Inland Revenue Authority, and Maldives Military Club.
The Open Tournament has Leisure Cargo, Akun Bakun Team, Modus Operandi, Sugar Corn, Reverse Baba, Merry Corner, One or one, KDM, MRDC, and HDC.
The Company Tournament will see teams from SIMDI Group, MTCC, TTS Group, TAM, Maziya Raiders, Personal Computers, among others.