Sher E Punjab Sports Club Midwest Chicago, the annual meet and greet was held at Cascade Banquets, 800 West Irving Park, Bensenville, IL 60106 on Saturday December 17, 2016. The party was held to honor the sponsors of the annual sports tournament. The club organizes kabaddi tournament on Memorial Day every year with much fanfare. This kabaddi tournament is considered to be the best in the Midwest states and is reflected in the organization and number of attendees in the event. Parminder Singh Walia and Amardev Singh Bandesha coordinated the event to acknowledge the support of all the sponsors and committee members.
The president of the club Gurdev Singh Gill welcomed the guests amid much fanfare. He thanked everyone for joining the celebration despite inclement weather. Jesse Singh started off the evening with his beautiful melody “ Jinne de Teri Jean …”. Mr Amardev Singh thanked all the distinguished guests in the audience including Nilesh Topiwala. He also thanked Prachi Jaitly, Staff Writer from Asian Media US for attending the event.
Gurvinder Singh Chatha also thanked everyone for joining the occasion. Jaskaran Singh Dhaliwal congratulated the club and its teams for their hard work.
Other sponsors and supporters that were thanked were Balwinder Singh, Gurmit Singh Sallan, Jaswinder S. Gill, Hardeep S. Bandesha, Jinder S. Banipal, Najar S. Gill, Babbi S. Bath Baljit S. Tiwana, Kabul S. Bhullar, Parminder S. Walia, Lakhwinder S. Biharipur, Jindi S. Khangura, Amardev S. Bandesha Surinder S. Bhati, Amritpal S. Gill, Dharminder S. Jaswal, Harwant S. Grewal, Jaswinder S. (Jassie), Darshan S. Pamma, Rachhpal S. Khangura.
Happy Multani sang some very beautiful Punjabi numbers like “Soni Lagdi” providing a beautiful mood to the occasion. He also sang “Jidi kothi daane, ode Kamle vi siyane”. DJ was provided by Rishpal Singh who made the guest dance on some very famous bhangra songs. Parminder Singh Walia mesmerized the audience with his spectacular Bhangra moves and his wonderful sense of humor. After acknowledging all the 2016 patrons, everyone gave best wishes to the club and its members for the next tournament with a renewed focus on making the 2017 tournament even more successful