YATISH CHANDRA and B S Saxena of Bhopal on Monday entered the final of the Holkar Trophy event under way in the 48th Winter National Bridge Tournament at Tatya Tope Stadium. The final will be played on Wednesday.
In all, 28 pairs register their name in the final after winning their matches. Pair of Yatish Chandra and B S Saxena who stood second in one of the events played in the championship has one more opportunity to shine.
The final of the Mohan Sikka Trophy, which was started with the Holkar Trophy, will be played on Tuesday. Twenty-four teams have entered in the final.
WZ hockey at BU
BARKATULLAH UNIVERSITY (BU) will host the West Zone Inter-University Hockey Tournament at Maj Dhyanchand Grounds from December 26. A team of BU physical education department inspected the preparations under way at the grounds on Monday. This will be the first tournament of the season to be organised by BU. This is for the second time that BU will host the tournament.
A team of physical education department that included in charge of the department H S Yadav, director sports Dr Akhilesh Sharma, sports officer Khalil Khan, Sushil Jha, Aloke Mishra and umpiring committee head Habib Hasan inspected the preparations at the grounds.