Hockey Gangpur-Odisha scored a 10-0 victory over Assam in a Pool C league match to continue winning run in the 4th Hockey India Senior Men National Championship played at Major Dhyan Chand Hockey Stadium in Lucknow.
Ashish Anmol Minz struck three goals for Gangpur-Odisha, while Amarjeet Ekka and Banamali Xess added two goals each, while William Xalxo, Shushil Kiro and Kishor Lakra contributed one goal each.
In the other Pool C match, Mizoram registered their first win against Tripura 6-1. Mizoram took an early lead in the 6th minute with a field goal scored by Ramtharanghaka.
For Mizoram, Lalrinnunga struck two goals while Lalremsanga, Zohingthanga, and MS Dawngliana scored one goal each for their team. For Tripura, Shanawas Hussain struck the loan goal.
In Pool D, Vidarbha Hockey Association beat Kerala by 2-1. Imran Sheikh and Ather Mirza scored one goal each for Vidarbha Hockey Association, Sudheeh P scored the one goal for Kerala.
In the other Pool D match, Central Reserve Police Force defeated Delhi 3-1. Prashnt Tirkey, Rajinder Singh and Rajesh Kindo struck one goal each for CRPF, Meet Singh scored the single goal for Delhi.
In the other Pool C match, Sunil Shah and Susheel Gupta struck two goals each for Bengal Hockey Association beating Puducherry 6-2. Other scorers for Bengal Hockey Association were Sunil Kujur and Pramod Kumar Singh. V Karthikeyan and Manthana Pradyumnavarama scored one goal each for Puducherry.
Earlier, Maharashtra played 4-4 draw against Chhattisgarh in Pool D.
Todays Results (1st March 2014):
Pool C- Hockey Gangpur-Odisha 10 Ashish Anmol Minz (9,13, 24 min), Amarjeet Ekka (7,18 min), Banamali Xess (2,10 min), William Xalxo (11 min), Shushil Kiro (41 min) and Kishor Lakra (30 min) vs Assam 0.
Mizoram 6 Ramtharanghaka (6 min), Lalrinnunga (25, 63 min), Lalremsanga (49 min), Zohingthanga (46 min) and MS Dawngliana (40 min) vs Tripura 1 Shanawas Hussain (54 min).
Bengal Hockey Association 6 Sunil Shah (15, 25 min) and Susheel Gupta (22, 26 min), Sunil Kujur (42 min) and Pramod Kumar Singh (53 min) vs Puducherry 2 V Karthikeyan (48 min) and Manthana Pradyumnavarama (19 min).
Pool D- Vidarbha Hockey Association 2 Imran Sheikh (22 min) and Ather Mirza (27 min) vs Kerala 1 Sudheeh P (58 min).
Central reserve Police Force 3 Prashnt Tirkey (49 min), Rajinder Singh and Rajesh Kindo (10 min) vs Delhi 1 Meet Singh (1 min).
Maharashtra 4 Vishal Pillay (23, 24 min), Ajeet Gautam (49 min), Virendra Bramhe (62 min) vs Chhattisgarh 4 Mohd Erfan Khan (14 min), Mohd Atique Qurashi (17 min), Akshay Garsund (20 min), Sam Kandulina (34 min)
Tomorrow’s Fixture (2nd March 2014):
Pool C- Tripura vs Hockey Gangpur-Odisha (0800hrs), Assam vs Puducherry (1100hrs). Pool D-Kerala vs Central Reserve Police Force (0930hrs).