Junior dribblers set the ground on fire at National Junior Boys Hockey Championship



Bhopal: Naval Tata Hockey Academy Jamshedpur, Namdhari XI, Raja Karan Hockey Academy, Roundglass Punjab Hockey Club Academy, Sai Academy and HIM Academy won their respective matches on day five of the 2021 National Junior Boys Inter-Academy Hockey Championship, which will be held in the state capital.

In the opener, Naval Tata Hockey Academy Jamshedpur beat Olympian Vivek Singh Hockey Academy 4-1. Dilbar Barla scored 2 goals for the winning team.

In the second game, Namdhari XI beat the RV Academy of Hockey 9-2. Namdhari scored 1 goal in the first quarter, two each in the second and third quarter and 4 goals in the fourth quarter. Mokhram scored an overabundance for Namdhari, which was the second five-goal game in two consecutive days in league games.

In the third game of the day, Raja Karan Hockey Academy beat Mumbai School Sports Association 7-0 in a one-sided game.

In the fourth game, Roundglass Punjab Hockey Club Academy defeated Mata Sahib Kaur Hockey Academy 9-1. Surprisingly, the first goal of the match was scored by Mata Sahib. But, Roundglass Punjab gave no chance after the opposition’s first hit and scored a flurry of goals.

In the fifth game of the day, Sai Academy Kolkata beat Markandeshwar Hockey Academy 6-1. The latter could only score one hit in the last quarter. In Game 6 of the day, HIM Academy defeated Citizen Hockey XI 3-0.

Championship matches end today

The championship series ends on Saturday with Madhya Pradesh Hockey Academy v Tamil Nadu Hockey Academy at 3:30 p.m.

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Posted on: Friday October 22, 2021 9:17 PM IST



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