PSPCL beat Indian Navy to Qualify for Next Round of Surjit Hockey

Jalandhar October 10, 2013:  Punjab State Power Corp. Ltd Patiala edged past Indian Navy Mumbai in a nail biting match by 5-4 to enter the Quarter Final League stage of the 30th Servo Indian Oil Surjit Hockey Tournament at Olympion Surjit Hockey Stadium here today.

PSPCL vs Indian Navy during 30th IndianOil SERVO Surjit Hockey Tournament  (Courtesy: Surjit Hockey Society)

PSPCL vs Indian Navy during 30th IndianOil SERVO Surjit Hockey Tournament (Courtesy: Surjit Hockey Society)

PSPCL and Indian Navy played good hockey and replied each other’s goals as the team from Patiala sneaked past the Navy with the strike from Sukhjit Singh with couple of minutes from final hooter.

In the 11th minute of the match, Amit Goswami opened the account for Indian Navy (1-0). In the very next minute Punjab State Power Corp Ltd equalized with field goal scored by Rupinder Singh (1-1). Continue reading →

PSPCL and Indian Navy Won their Opening Matches at Surjit Hockey

Jalandhar October 9, 2013: Young Side of Punjab State Power Corp Ltd Patiala beat Corps of Signals Jalandhar by 4-3 in the first match of the 30th Servo Indian Oil Surjit Hockey Tournament at Olympian Surjit Hockey Stadium here today, while Indian Navy Mumbai beat Rail Coach Factory Kapurthala by 5-4 via Penalty Shootout to enter in the next round.

PSPCL will face Indian Navy at 5:30PM on 10th October to the one spot in quarter-final stage of the tournament, where a total of 12 teams in 4 pools will play for 4 semi final spots.

30th Servo Indian Oil Surjit Hockey Tournament  (Courtesy: Surjit Hockey Society)

30th Servo Indian Oil Surjit Hockey Tournament (Courtesy: Surjit Hockey Society)

Earlier K D Bhandari Chief Parliamentry Secretary Punjab inaugurated the tournament and also announced grant of Rs 5 lakh for the Tournament committee.

For Indian Navy Hira Singh opened the account in the 11th minute of the play when he stricks from the right flank (1-0). After that Rail Coach Factory wasted three penalty corners in the first half. At lemon break Indian Navy was leading by 1-0. Continue reading →