Prabhjot stars in Sher-E-Punjab’s big win in Bridgestone WSH

Jalandhar, March 1: The home crowd had plenty of reasons to celebrate as favourites Sher-E-Punjab launched their campaign in the Bridgestone World Series Hockey (WSH) in style, with a 5-2 win over Chennai Cheetahs. The scoreline didn’t really do justice to the close tussle which took place on the field, as expected, here at the Surjeet Singh Hockey Stadium.

Inderjit Chadha, Prabhjot Singh, Mandip Antil of Sher-e-Punjab

Inderjit Chadha, Prabhjot Singh, Mandip Antil of Sher-e-Punjab

For Sher-E-Punjab, the scorers were Mandeep Antil (7th minute), Harpreet Nagra (34th minute), Prabhjot Singh (49th & 70th minutes) and Gagan Ajit Singh (57th minute) while Pakistani star Imran Warsi struck a brace for the Cheetahs, both his goals coming off drag-flicks in the 24th and 63 minute respectively. Continue reading →