Thursday, March 29, 2012

Hockey tournament under way in Bidar


Zilla panchayat president Baburao Shankarrao inaugurated a national hockey tournament here on Monday.

As many as 20 teams from various States are taking part in the tournament organised by the Sri Nanak Jhira Saheb Foundation on the Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College ground.

  • On the first day, BEG Pune defeated Maharashtra State Police four goals to nil. 
  • MEG Bangalore defeated Azad Club of Chandigarh, three goals to nil. 
  • Punjab State Power Corporation defeated Army Green of Bangalore.
  •  The match between the Karnataka State Police and BSF Jalandhar ended in a draw. 
  • On Tuesday, Punjab State Power Corporation defeated Pant Ratan Shiromani Sardar Joga Singh Academy, Bidar, by two goals to one.

Karnataka State Police defeated DYSS Bangalore four goals to nil and RCF Mumbai defeated Azad Club of Chandigarh three goals to nil.