Jalandhar, October 17: The stage is set to win the ultimate honours in the 30th Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament being played here. On the penultimate day of the competition, the two teams that reached the final are the defending champions Indian Oil and Punjab & Sind Bank, which will be live on PTC channel.
The final match will be played tomorrow (18th October) at 7:00PM after the performance by Diljit Dosanjh, where the winning team will be richer by Rs 5 lakh.
It will Punjab & Sind Bank’s 16th appearance in the finals of the Surjit Hockey Tournament. The bankers have won the title 6-times while ended up on 2nd place nine times. Three times champions of Surjit Hockey, IOCL will be playing their 7th final of this year. Continue reading →
Jalandhar, Oct. 8 : The stage is set for 30th edition of the IndianOil SERVO Surjit Hockey Tournament, which begins here at Olympian Surjit Hockey Stadium, Burlton Park on October 9 as KD Bhandari, Chief Parliamentry Secretary (Coopration), Punjab formally inaugurates the tournament at 5.45 pm..
30th IndianOil SERVO Surjit Hockey Tournament Press Conference (Courtesy: Surjit Hockey Society)
The tournament is organized every year by the Surjit Hockey Society, Jalandhar in the memory of ex-Olympian late Sardar Surjit Singh Randhawa, former skipper of Indian Hockey Team. Sardar Surjit Singh lost his life in a fatal car accident near Jalandhar on January 7th, 1984, while fighting hard for up-liftment of the National Game of Hockey in our Country. Continue reading →