The Annual Gautam Memorial Double Wicket, Inter-School Cricket Tournament is organized by VidyaMandir Alumni Association, in memory of Late N.Gautam , an alumnus of 1984 Batch. He was a talented cricketer, whose progress beyond the Ranji Level was cut-short, when he succumbed to cancer in the year 2002.
The VidyaMandir Alumni Association organized the Annual Gautam Memorial Double wicket Cricket Tournament at Marina grounds on 28th June 2014.
Mr. V. Sivaramakrishnan and Mr.Sunil Subramaniam, well known cricketers, inaugurated the tournament.
In all teams from 8 schools participated. The final match was played between St. Bede’s High School and Santhome High School. Due to heavy down pour, the final match could not be completed, and therefore St. Bede’s and Santhome High School shared the winning Trophy.
Mr T.A. Sekhar, former test cricketer was the Chief Guest, and MrViji Santhanam, Chairman ,VidyaMandir School Management Committee ,the guest of honor gave the valedictory address.
The tournament continues to get good response from the Alumni and from the participating schools.