Source: News Bharati English10 Nov 2016 15:24:59
Jalandhar, November 10: Mumbai's Western Railways women's team won the title of 33rd Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament by defeating Haryana XI 4-2 in the title clash played at the Olympian Surjit Hockey Stadium in Jalandhar on Wednesday.
The winners bagged Rs One Lakh with Trophy and Runners up with 75000 Rupees and Trophy. Jaspreet Kaur of Haryana XI declared the best player of the tournament, she bagged Rs 11000 and trophy. North Central Railways Allahabad get Fair play trophy. Mrs. Geetanjali Yadav Assistant Commissioner Income tax Jalandhar gave away the prizes to the winners.
In the finals, Western Railways Mumbai girls dominated the proceeding from the word go. In the 14th minute of the game Western Railways’s Anupa Barla netted the ball after dodging goalkeeper Shewata of Haryana. She struck again in the 34th minute to make it 2- nil.
Haryana girls tried to dominate the proceedings in the second half and scored two goals in 40th and 50th minutes of the game to reduce the margin. Jaspreet Kaur and Neha scored goals for the team. Western Railways Mayengbam Lily Chanu and Manjit Kaur then struck to complete the score sheet.