Jalandhar October 31, 2014: Punjab Police came back from 0-1 down to Indian Navy by 3-2 and entered the league stage of the 31st Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament at Olympian Surjit Hockey Stadium today.
In last pre qualifying match Policeman bounced back after trailing by 1-0 in the 11th minute of the game when their Jagmeet Singh sounded the board to level the scores as, earlier Indian Navy took lead in the 6th minute of the play when Ved Parkash scored from right flank. In the 15th minute of the play Policeman mounted pressure once again and this Jaskaran Singh netted the ball (2-1). At Half time Punjab Police was leading by 2-1.
In the second half’s 46th minute Punjab Police consolidated the lead with penalty corner conversion by Simranjeet Singh (3-1). In 51st minute of the play Indian Navy reduced the margin with field goal scored by Ved Parkash (2-3). Today’s chief Guest Chowdhary Santokh Singh Member Parliament announced grant of Rs 5 Lakh to the Tournament Committee.
Tomorrow (1st November 2014) Schedule:
Rail Coach Factory Kapurthala v/s Indian Overseas Bank : 5-00 PM