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HC reserves judgement on PIL against HI

india Updated: Dec 08, 2011 01:22 IST

The Delhi high court on Wednesday reserved its judgement on a PIL filed by a coach alleging that Hockey India (HI) was threatening players against taking part in World Series Hockey (WSH), a joint initiative of Indian Hockey Federation (IHF) and Nimbus Sport.

A bench headed by acting chief justice AK Sikri reserved its order after the counsel for Joachim Caravalho, a former player and coach, the Centre and the Hockey India concluded their arguments.

Counsel Jayant Bhushan, appearing for Caravalho, said HI was trying to prevent players from deriving monetary gains by participating in WSH as it was for the first time that such a tournament was being organised which offers money to participating players.http://www.hindustantimes.com/Images/HTEditImages/Images/08-12-pg-17c.jpg