LAHORE - The East Zone Cricket Association Tournament Committee meeting was held under the Chairman Committee Waqar-ul-Munir on Sunday. It was decided that unregistered players would not participate in the championship. Syed Habib-ul-Hassan Shah (Secretary East Zone) and other members Malik M Riaz, Abdul Rauf, Mehboob Alam, M Khursheed and Ejaz Shah were also present in the meeting. The tournament committee has also announced the draws of 45 clubs for the first round of the East Zone Cricket Championship which will start from January 26. The opening match will be played between Young Prince Club and Faran Sports here at the Lahore City Cricket Association ground. President East Zone Kamil Ali Shah will be the chief guest in the opening match. Lahore Gym Club has not considered for participating in the championship due to non-payment of dues.