All India MCC – Murugappa Gold Cup Hockey Tournament -2015
Venue: 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 →
Namdhari XI outclassed Hockey Patiala to win the B-Division of 5th Hockey India Senior Men National Championship 2015, while Chandigarh Olympic Association won the Bronze Medal. Namdhari XI defeated the Patiala team by 5-1 and the team from Chandigarh beat Hockey Himachal by 5-2 in 3rd place play at Pune.
Namdhari XI: Champions of 5th edition of the Hockey India Senior Men National Championship 2015 (B-Division)
The Final match was a one sided affair as Namdhari XI took an easy win over Hockey Patiala. It was Gagandeep Singh four goals helped his team to win the match comfortably. The other match between Chandigarh Olympic Association and Hockey Himachal was an intense clash as the former claimed the 3rd position and the latter having to settle for the 4th. It was the remarkable performance by the Chandigarh Captain Gagandeep Singh whose four goals put the dent in the spirits of the opponents. Continue reading →
Jalandhar, November 5, 2014 : Star Studded Rail Coach Factory (RCF Kapurthala) reserved their berth in Finals of the 31st IndianOIl Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament, in women section being played at Olympian Surjit Hockey Stadium, Jalandhar.
Olympian Prabhjot in action during Indian Oil vs Indian Overseas Bank match in 31st Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament 2014
In the Men sections, Indain Oil defeated Indian Overseas Bank by 4-1 and Army XI defeated Bharat Petroleum 3-2 to entered semi finals of the tournament from their respective pools.
In the men section of the tournament, last year’s rumnners up Indian Oil, Mumbai defeated indian Overseas Bank by 4-1. The bankers took the lead in the 5th minute of the game when they earned their first penalty corner. Their penalty corner expert D Matthuselvan did not make any mistake to find the target. Continue reading →
Jalandhar, November 4 2014: Punjab XI (Pakistan) consisting of 6 Olympians and 7 International stars made flying start in the 31st Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament at Olympian Surjit Hockey Stadium here today by beating Punjab National Bank by 4-1 to earn three full points.
Action in Punjab XI (Pakistan) vs Punjab National Bank match in 31st Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament 2014
In the other match in men section CAG Delhi and Namdhari XI Sirsa locked at 1-1 and earned one point each, while in Women Section With the help of hat-trick of Narinder Kaur, Punjab XI (India) beat Rest of Pakistan by 4-0 to earn three points in round robin league fixtures.
In men section league match in Pool C Star studded Punjab Xi (Pakistan) displayed controlled and fast hockey in their first encounter against Punjab National Bank. In the very first minute of the play Punjab XI (Pakistan) took lead with the field goal scored by Moh. Afzal (1-0). In the 15th minute of the play Punjab XI (Pakistan) earned penalty corner, Olympian Toseeq converted it to double the lead 2-0, which stood till half time. Continue reading →
Jalandhar November 3, 2014: Indian Oil Mumbai beat Rail Coach Factory (RCF Kapurthala) by 5-3 and Punjab Police beat Bharat Petroleum by 4-2 to earn full points in men’s section of the 31st Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament at Olympian Surjit Hockey Stadium here today. In Women’s section RCF Kapurthala registered second consecutive victory by beating Haryana XI by 6-3.
Action in Indian Oil vs Railway Coach Factory Kapurthala match in 31st Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament 2014
In men section first match in Pool A last year’s runners-up Indian Oil beat RCF Kapurtahala. In the 10th minute of the match Olympian Parabhjot Singh netted the ball from left flank (1-0). In the 15th minute Vikas Sharma scored the goal from the top of the circle to make it 2-0 for Indian Oil. In 20th minute RCF’s Simrandeep Singh converted the penalty corner to reduce the margin. In 22nd minute Indian Oil’s Sunil Yadav sounded the board with penalty corner conversion regain the lead of 2 goals. At half time Indian Oil was leading by 3-1. Continue reading →
Jalandhar November 2, 2014: Army XI, Punjab National Bank and Punjab & Sind Bank earned three full points by winning their league encounters of the 31st Indian Oil Surjit Hockey Tournament at Olympian Surjit Hockey Stadium here today.
Action in Railway Coach Factory Kapurthala vs Punjab XI (India) women’s hockey match in 31st Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament 2014
In Women section’s first match Rail Coach Factory Kapurthala beat Punjab XI (India) by 5-1 to get three points. In men sections Army XI beat Punjab Police by 4-1, Punjab National Bank edged past ONGC by 1-0 and Holders Punjab & Sind Bank defeated Namdhari XI by 4-2.
In men section Pool B match Army XI grounded Punjab Police by 4-1. Army took lead in 12th minute when their Siraju AP converted the penalty corner (1-0). In 19th minute Punjab Police scored equalizer with the field goal by Jagmeet Singh (1-1). In 29th minute of the play Army once again took lead with penalty corner conversion by Siraju AP (2-1). After lemon break Army’s Binoy Bhengra in 54th minute and Bhushan Kujur in 57th minute of the play (4-1). Continue reading →