Jalandhar November 1, 2014: Former Champion Rail Coach Factory (RCF Kapurthala) started their the 31st Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament campaign on winning note and earned full points in their first match in league stage, here at local Olympian Surjit Hockey Stadium, Burlton Park.
In the today match, young and spirited RCF defaeted Indian Overseas Bank by 4-0. In the first league fixtures, the Rail Coach Factory displayed controlled hockey in the first half. They took lead in the 25th minute of the play when RCF’s Sandeeep Singh netted the ball from the pass of Captain Gaganpreet Singh (1-0). In the 30th minute of the play Rail Coach Factory’s Gouravjeet Singh converted the first penalty corner to double the lead. At Half time Rail Coach factory Kapurthala leading by 2-0.
In the second half After wasting second penalty corner in 45th minute, RCF consolidated the lead in the 51st minute of the play when Raman Singh sounded the board from the left flank (3-0). In the 63rd minute of the play Raman Singh netted the ball from the pass of Sandeep Singh from right flank for Rail Coach Factory Kapurtahala (4-0).
Tomorrow (2nd November 2014, Sunday) Fixtures:
Punjab Police Jalandhar v/s Army XI :12-30 PM
Rail Coach Factory (RCF Kapurthala) v/s Punjab XI (India) (Women) :2-00 PM
ONGC Delhi v/s PNB Delhi :3-30 PM
Punjab & Sind Bank v/s Namdhari XI :5-00 PM