Jalandhar 14 October 2013: With the help of Four Goals from Sukhjit Kaur Punjab XI (India) defeated Punjab XI (Pakistan) by 7-2 in the first test match of three matches series at Olympian Surjit Hockey Stadium here today in the ongoing 30th Servo Indian Oil Surjit Hockey Tournament.
Punjab (India) girl took lead in the 7th minute of the match Indian Girls took lead when Navjeet Kaur scored from right flank (1-0). In the 12th minute of the play Pakistani Girls equalized from the goal of Asma Ashraf (1-1). In the 22nd, 24th, 27th and 30th minutes of play Sukhjit Kaur of Punjab (India) scored four goal in row (5-1). At half time Indian girls were leading by 5-1.
After the break Punjab (India) girls took the control of the match. But in the 41st minute of the play Punjab(India) conceded own goal, when ball entered the Punjab (India) goal with the stick of Indian defender. (2-5). In the 52 nd minute of the play Gurwant Kaur and in 56th minute Ramandeep Kaur completed the tally with field goals (7-2).
The second test of the series will be played tomorrow (15th October) while third test will be held on 17th October in between semi finals of Surjit Hockey Tournament 2013.