Welcome to Gauhati Town Club
Located at the heart of Guwahati and adjacent to the Judges’ Field in Panbazar, Gauhati Town Club is committed to promote sports and sports persons. This historical and prestigious institution is more than one hundred years of its glorious and fruitful existence. It is one of the oldest and the premier sporting organizations in the North-East India, blessed with the rare distinction of being a pioneer of Indian Sports Clubs and has been considered as a ‘State Institution’.
It was born at the initiative of a dedicated group of sports-lovers such as Capt. L.B.Scott, I.M.S. a Civil Surgeon, Dr. Hare Krishna Das, an Assistant Surgeon and founder Secretary of the club; Sir Saiyid Saadullah, an eminent lawyer and Khan Saheb Khalilur Rahman. Significantly, the club was instrumental in introducing the coveted Bordoloi Trophy Football Tournament, initially played at the Judges’ Field from 1952 to 1957. Read More