BHA to organise indoor hockey tourney

Subscribe to Oneindia News

Kolkata, Nov 21 (UNI) Bengal Hockey Association (BHA) as part of its centenary celebration will organise a six-a-side indoor hockey tournament from November 24-29.

BHA secretary Gurbax Singh told mediapersons here today that leading hockey-playing states, including Punjab, Mumbai, Karnataka , Jharkhand and combined Northeast, besides West Bengal will take part in this tournament to be held on wooden floor at the Netaji Indoor stadium.

He said after a round robin league two top teams will play the final.

BHA Vice-President S.Purakayastha said three top sports clubs - East Bengal, Mohun Bagan, and Mohammedan Sporting - will play in exhibition ties at the same venue from November 26 onwards.

Their respective teams would be composed of Olympians and national level players along with rising stars.

UNI PC SJC RKM RK2110

Please Wait while comments are loading...