Glut of goals in national junior hockey championship
Hosts Tamil Nadu down Gujarat by a a 24-0 margin with seven goals each coming from the sticks of Heartlin James and Lakshman Karan.india Updated: Jun 19, 2007 23:24 IST
A host of one-sided games were the order of the day in the national junior hockey championship in Chennai on Tuesday.
Hosts Tamil Nadu downed Gujarat by a a 24-0 margin with seven goals each coming from the sticks of Heartlin James and Lakshman Karan.
In another match, Bihar thrashed Madhya Bharat 16-1, while Air India toyed with Kerala for a 11-0 win.
Group A: Tamil Nadu 24 (Heartin James 7, B Lakshman Karan 7 including a hat-trick, Vinod Rayar 4, Shyam Kumar 3, S Vivek, S Peter Alan Rajesh, D Saravanakumar) beat Gujarat 0.
Bihar 16 (Mohammed Riyazuddin 5, Nirmal Dhan 3, Dhim Kumar 2, Birsu Dhengra 2, Raja Singh Rana 2, Prabodh Bara, Amrendra Kumar) beat Madhya Bharat 1 (Hakim Singh)
Group E: Air India 11 (Ashish Minz 2, Vinod Kumar 2, Pramod Dhir 2, Innocent Kullu, Mayank Names, D Mujtaba, Md Imran, Arujun Anil) beat Kerala 0.
Delhi 4 (Kulwant, Munda, Mehtab, Vikas Sharma) beat Chattisgarh 2 (Navid Sharma, Fazil Ahmed).
Group C: Mizoram 5 (Lalsingetha 4 including a hat-trick, Lalrinunya) beat Madhya Pradesh 0.
Haryana 4 (Vinod Kumar, Rohit Singh, Sandeep Kumar, Ved Prakash) beat Hyderabad 1 (Santosh Kumar)
Group G: Chandigarh 6 (Rajoth Singh 2, Dharamvir Singh 2, Verender Singh, Harmanbreet Singh 1) beat Andhra Pradesh 3 (Sandeep Raju 2, Laxman Rao 1).