All India MCC – Murugappa Gold Cup Hockey Tournament -2015: Schedule and Results

All India MCC – Murugappa Gold Cup Hockey Tournament -2015

All India MCC – Murugappa Gold Cup Hockey Tournament -2015 LogoVenue: Mayor Radhakrishnan Stadium, Egmore, Chennai
Date: 16th-26th July, 2015

Participating teams in All India MCC – Murugappa Gold Cup Hockey Tournament 2015:
Pool A: Indian Oil Corporation (IOC); Karnataka Hockey; Comptroller & Auditor General of India (CAG); Mumbai Hockey; Namdhari XI.
Pool B: Indian Overseas Bank (IOB); Punjab & Sind Bank (PSB); Army XI; Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL); Indian Railways.

Detailed Schedule and Results of All India MCC – Murugappa Gold Cup Hockey Tournament 2015: Continue reading →

Railway won Sr Women Hockey National 2015 (A-Division), Punjab 3rd

Women’s Hockey team of Railway Sports Promotion Board won the 5th Hockey India Senior Women National Championship 2015 (Division A) at SAFAI (Uttar Pradesh ) to make it double title for their employer. Earlier last week, their men counterparts had won the 5th Hockey India Senior Men National Championship 2015 (Division A) at Pune.

Railway Sports Promotion Board: Champion of 5th Senior National Hockey Championship 2015 (Women) Div- A at SAIFAI (UP)

Railway Sports Promotion Board: Champion of 5th Senior National Hockey Championship 2015 (Women) Div- A at SAIFAI (UP)

The tournament concluded with a win for Railway Sports Promotion Board against Hockey Jharkahnd with a huge margin of 12-2 at SAIFAI. Whereas, Hockey Punjab settled for the bronze medal by beating Madhya Pradesh Hockey Academy 2-0. Continue reading →

Railway Won the Hockey National Championship 2015 (A-Division)

Railway Sports Promotion Board today won the championship of the 5th Senior National Hockey Championship 2015 (Men) Div- A as the defeated Uttar Pradesh Hockey by 5-3 in the highly-contested final match in Pune. In the Bronze Medal match, Air India Sports Promotion Board (AISPB) outplayed Hockey Gangpur-Odisha by 5-3 to finish at 3rd position in the tournament.

Railway Sports Promotion Board: Champion of 5th Senior National Hockey Championship 2015 (Men) Div- A

Railway Sports Promotion Board: Champion of 5th Senior National Hockey Championship 2015 (Men) Div- A

Individual Awardees of 5th Senior National Hockey Championship 2015 (Men) Div- A:
Best Goalkeeper: Arpit Choudhary (Jharkhand)
Best Defender: Amit Rohidas (Railways)
Best Mid-fielder: Jasjit Singh (Railways)
Best Forward: Lalit Upadhyay (Uttar Pradesh)
Promising player of the Championship: Vikramjit Singh (Punjab)
Promising player from Maharashtra: Akash Chikte (Goalkeeper) Continue reading →

Uttar Pradesh face Railway in Historic Final of Hockey Nationals 2015 (A-Division)

Railway Sports Promotion Board confirm their entry into finals by beating Air India Sports Promotion Board 6-4, while Uttar Pradesh Hockey outplayed Hockey Gangpur-Odisha 3-0 in 2nd semi-final to set-up the historic final in the 5th Senior National Hockey Championship 2015 (Men) Div – A. The final match will be telecast LIVE and exclusive on DD Sports.

Railway Sports Promotion Board beating Air India Sports Promotion Board 6-4 to reach the finals of th Senior National Hockey Championship 2015 (Men) Div – A

Railway Sports Promotion Board beating Air India Sports Promotion Board 6-4 to reach the finals of th Senior National Hockey Championship 2015 (Men) Div – A

Reaching the finals of the tournament, Railway Sports Promotion Board will be seen battling against Uttar Pradesh Hockey to fight for the title while Air India Sports promotion Board and Hockey Gangpur-Odisha will be fighting for the 3rd and 4th position.

FINAL: Railway Sports Promotion Board vs Uttar Pradesh at 3:30 PM on 28th April
Bronze Medal Match: Air India Sports Promotion Board vs Hockey Gangpur-Odisha on 28th April
Live on DD Sports Continue reading →

Punjab Police beat Indian Navy to reach League Stage of Surjit Hockey Tournament

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.

Action in Punjab Police vs Indian Navy in 31st Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament 2014

Action in Punjab Police vs Indian Navy in 31st Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament 2014

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. Continue reading →

Punjab Police and Indian Navy recorded wins in Surjit Hockey Tournament

Jalandhar October 30, 2014: Punjab Police derailed Northern Railways by 3-1 and Indian Navy defeated CRPF by 5-2 to enter next round of the 31st Servo Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament at Olympian Surjit Hockey Stadium, Jalandhar.

Action in Punjab Police vs Northern Railways in 31st Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament 2014

Action in Punjab Police vs Northern Railways in 31st Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament 2014

In the first match of the day both teams displayed fast hockey. In the second minute of the match Punjab Police took lead when Jagmeet Singh sounded the board from the pass of International star Rajpal Singh (1-0). At Half time Punjab Police was leading by 1-0. In the second half 44th minute Punjab Police’s Jagmeet Singh scored second goal for the team (2-0). In the 57th minute of the play Northern Railways earned penalty stroke due to wrong tackling by Police defenders. Railways Simranjit Singh netted the ball to reduce the margin (1-2). After two minutes Punjab Police mounted pressure and their Ajay Kumar scored the goal (3-1) to complete the tally. Continue reading →