Challenger Trophy is one of the most prominent tournaments in state of Uttar Pradesh. The motive behind organizing this tournament is to give a platform to the young cricketers of state to show their skills, stamina and caliber to selectors of state. The tournament is being played among three teams comprising of most promising cricketers of our state. This event is organized on the pattern of one day cricket rules played with white ball with players in colored dresses and final match being played under flood lights. The first Challenger Trophy was organized in year 2004 and now it has become the most popular and awaited cricketing event of our state.