Meerut, Feb 22 (UNI) Railway teams again exhibited superior stick work as Central Railway and West Central Railway (WCR) eves demolished Andhra Pradesh and hosts UP respectively while Delhi also registered a facile win over Sports Hostel, Lucknow at the All India Invitation Prize Money women hockey tourney here today.
In a Pool A match, Maridula R and Basanti Lakra of WCR toyed with the UP XI defence and struck hat-trick apiece to crush the hosts 7-0.
Earlier, Central Railway also defeated Andhra Pradesh by an identical margin. Sarita H hit a brilliant hat-trick against Andhra girls who lost their second match in as many days.
In the first match of the day, a second half hat-trick by Prem Lata did the trick for Delhi who opened their account by a 3-1 win over Sports Hostel, Lucknow.
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