7th Senior Women (A-Div) National Championship – Day 4

Rohtak, Apr 23: The 7th Hockey India Senior Women (A-Division) National Championship 2017 started here at the Rajiv Gandhi Sports Complex on Saturday. Teams finishing last and second last in tournament will be relegated to B-Division.

  • A total of 20 teams are taking part in the Championship this year.
  • Teams have been divided into 4 Pools of 5 teams each.
  • The top two teams from each pool will qualify for the quarter final as per below schedule:-
Sleep – sports’ secrete weapon

Quarter Final 1: 1st Pool A vs 2nd Pool B on 27 April, 2017
Quarter Final 2: 1st Pool D vs 2nd Pool C on 27 April, 2017
Quarter Final 3: 1st Pool B vs 2nd Pool A on 27 April, 2017
Quarter Final 4: 1st Pool C vs 2nd Pool D on 27 April, 2017

Semi Final 1: Winner of Quarter Final – 1 vs Winner of Quarter Final – 2 on 29 April, 2017
Semi Final 1: Winner of Quarter Final – 3 vs Winner of Quarter Final – 4 on 29 April, 2017

3rd / 4th place match on 30 April, 2017
Final: 30 April, 2017

Results of Matches that took place on 23 April, 2017

Match-21 Railways Sports Promotion Board 6 : 1 Association of Indian Universities
Match-22* Hockey Gangpur – Odisha 5 : 0 Sports Authority of India
Match-23 Chhatisgarh Hockey 0 : 4 Hockey Punjab
Match-24 Hockey Jharkhand 9 : 0 Assam Hockey
Match-25 Madhya Pradesh Hockey Academy 11 : 0 Hockey Unit of Tamil Nadu
Match-26 Hockey Patiala 2 : 0 Uttar Pradesh Hockey
Match-27* Hockey Odisha 5 : 0 Dadra & Nagar Haveli Hockey Association
Match-28 Hockey Maharashtra 1 : 2 Hockey Bhopal

Hockey Gangpur – Odisha and Hockey Odisha got walkovers in match -22 and match – 27 respectively.

Points Table at the end of match 28

Pool A GP W D L GF GA GD PTS
RAILWAY SPORTS PROMOTION BOARD 3 3 0 0 27 1 26 9
HOCKEY GANGPUR – ODISHA 3 2 0 1 11 8 3 6
ASSOCIATION OF INDIAN UNIVERSITIES 3 2 0 1 11 8 3 6
SPORTS AUTHORITY OF INDIA 3 0 0 3 0 15 -15 0
HOCKEY KARNATAKA 2 0 0 2 3 20 -17 0
Pool B GP W D L GF GA GD PTS
HOCKEY JHARKHAND 3 3 0 0 17 1 16 9
HOCKEY PUNJAB 3 2 0 1 20 4 16 6
CHHATTISGARH HOCKEY 3 1 0 2 6 8 -2 3
ASSAM HOCKEY 3 1 0 2 5 17 -12 3
THE MUMBAI HOCKEY ASSOCIATION LTD. 2 0 0 2 2 20 -18 0
Pool C GP W D L GF GA GD PTS
MADHYA PRADESH HOCKEY ACADEMY 3 3 0 0 23 2 21 9
HOCKEY PATIALA 3 2 0 1 6 8 -2 6
UTTAR PRADESH HOCKEY 3 1 0 2 11 6 5 3
HOCKEY MADHYA PRADESH 2 1 0 1 5 7 -2 3
HOCKEY UNIT OF TAMIL NADU 3 0 0 3 2 24 -22 0
Pool D GP W D L GF GA GD PTS
HOCKEY ODISHA 3 2 1 0 6 0 6 7
HOCKEY BHOPAL 3 2 0 1 8 4 4 6
HOCKEY HARYANA 2 1 1 0 3 1 2 4
HOCKEY MAHARASHTRA 3 1 0 2 6 3 3 3
DADRA & NAGAR HAVELI HOCKEY ASSOCIATION 2 0 0 2 0 15 -15 0

 

 

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Himachal wins Senior National Women Hockey Champion

Rohtak, Apr 20: Hockey Himachal beat Hockey Rajasthan 3-1 in the finals of the Hockey India 7th Senior National Championships 2017 (Women) ‘B’ Division on Saturday.

Raju Ranwa successfully converted a penalty corner in the third of the match to give Rajasthan an early lead. However, parity was restored as Sharmila Devi scored a fine field goal in the sixth minute. Within a minute Ekta Kaushik’s brilliant field goal gave lead to the Himachal side.

In the second quarter, Ekta Kaushik scored her second goal of the match through another fine filed goal. Ekta’s 25th minute goal made it 3-1 in favour of Hockey Himachal. Himachal side managed to hold onto its two goal lead to win the seventh edition of the Senior National Women Hockey Championships (B-Division).

Hockey Rajasthan captain Manisha said “Though we tried our level best, maybe it was just not our day”.

Saroj of Hockey Himachal finished as the leading goal scorer of the Championship with 13 goals. It may also be noted that both Hockey Himachal and Hockey Rajasthan have got promoted to the Senior National Women Hockey Championships (A-Division), by the virtue of being the top two teams in the B-Division.

Final Score:

Hockey Himachal – 3 (Sharmila Devi 6′; Ekta Kaushik 7′, 25′) beat Hockey Rajasthan – 1 (Raju Ranwa 3′)

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7th Senior Women (A-Div) National Championship – Day 3

Rohtak, Apr 22: The 7th Hockey India Senior Women (A-Division) National Championship 2017 started here at the Rajiv Gandhi Sports Complex on Saturday.

  • A total of 20 teams are taking part in the Championship this year.
  • Teams have been divided into 4 Pools of 5 teams each.
  • The top two teams from each pool will qualify for the quarter final as per below schedule:-
Sleep – sports’ secrete weapon

Quarter Final 1: 1st Pool A vs 2nd Pool B on 27 April, 2017
Quarter Final 2: 1st Pool D vs 2nd Pool C on 27 April, 2017
Quarter Final 3: 1st Pool B vs 2nd Pool A on 27 April, 2017
Quarter Final 4: 1st Pool C vs 2nd Pool D on 27 April, 2017

Semi Final 1: Winner of Quarter Final – 1 vs Winner of Quarter Final – 2 on 29 April, 2017
Semi Final 1: Winner of Quarter Final – 3 vs Winner of Quarter Final – 4 on 29 April, 2017

3rd / 4th place match on 30 April, 2017
Final: 30 April, 2017

Results of Matches that took place on 22 April, 2017

Match-17 Railways Sports Promotion Board 16 : 0 Hockey Karnataka
Match-18 Hockey Punjab 15 : 0 The Mumbai Hockey Association Ltd.
Match-19 Madhya Pradesh Hockey Academy 5 : 2 Hockey Madhya Pradesh
Match-20 Hockey Odisha 0 : 0 Hockey Haryana

Hockey Maharashtra and Association of Indian Universities got walkovers in match -12 and match – 14 respectively.

Points Table at the end of match 20

Pool A GP W D L GF GA GD PTS
RAILWAY SPORTS PROMOTION BOARD 2 2 0 0 21 0 21 6
ASSOCIATION OF INDIAN UNIVERSITIES 2 2 0 0 10 2 8 6
HOCKEY GANGPUR – ODISHA 2 1 0 1 6 8 -2 3
SPORTS AUTHORITY OF INDIA 2 0 0 2 0 10 -10 0
HOCKEY KARNATAKA 2 0 0 2 3 20 -17 0
Pool B GP W D L GF GA GD PTS
HOCKEY JHARKHAND 2 2 0 0 8 1 7 6
HOCKEY PUNJAB 2 1 0 1 16 4 12 3
CHHATTISGARH HOCKEY 2 1 0 1 6 4 2 3
ASSAM HOCKEY 2 1 0 1 5 8 -3 3
THE MUMBAI HOCKEY ASSOCIATION LTD. 2 0 0 2 2 20 -18 0
Pool C GP W D L GF GA GD PTS
MADHYA PRADESH HOCKEY ACADEMY 2 2 0 0 12 2 10 6
UTTAR PRADESH HOCKEY 2 1 0 1 11 4 7 3
HOCKEY MADHYA PRADESH 2 1 0 1 5 7 -2 3
HOCKEY PATIALA 2 1 0 1 4 8 -4 3
HOCKEY UNIT OF TAMIL NADU 2 0 0 2 2 13 -11 0
Pool D GP W D L GF GA GD PTS
HOCKEY HARYANA 2 1 1 0 3 1 2 4
HOCKEY ODISHA 2 1 1 0 1 0 1 4
HOCKEY MAHARASHTRA 2 1 0 1 5 1 4 3
HOCKEY BHOPAL 2 1 0 1 6 3 3 3
DADRA & NAGAR HAVELI HOCKEY ASSOCIATION 2 0 0 2 0 10 -10 0
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7th Senior Women (A-Div) National Championship – Day 2

Rohtak, Apr 21: The 7th Hockey India Senior Women (A-Division) National Championship 2017 started here at the Rajiv Gandhi Sports Complex on Friday.

  • A total of 20 teams are taking part in the Championship this year.
  • Teams have been divided into 4 Pools of 5 teams each.
  • The top two teams from each pool will qualify for the quarter final as per below schedule:-
Sleep – sports’ secrete weapon

Quarter Final 1: 1st Pool A vs 2nd Pool B on 27 April, 2017
Quarter Final 2: 1st Pool D vs 2nd Pool C on 27 April, 2017
Quarter Final 3: 1st Pool B vs 2nd Pool A on 27 April, 2017
Quarter Final 4: 1st Pool C vs 2nd Pool D on 27 April, 2017

Semi Final 1: Winner of Quarter Final – 1 vs Winner of Quarter Final – 2 on 29 April, 2017
Semi Final 1: Winner of Quarter Final – 3 vs Winner of Quarter Final – 4 on 29 April, 2017

3rd / 4th place match on 30 April, 2017
Final: 30 April, 2017

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Results of Matches that took place on 21 April, 2017

Match-9 Uttar Pradesh Hockey 2 : 3 Hockey Madhya Pradesh
Match-10 Hockey Patiala 4 : 1 Hockey Unit of Tamil Nadu
Match-11 Hockey Bhopal 5 : 0 Hockey Haryana
Match-12* Hockey Maharashtra 5 : 0 DADRA & NAGAR HAVELI Hockey ASSOCIATION
Match-13 Hockey GANGPUR – ODISHA 4 : 3 Hockey Karnataka
Match-14* ASSOCIATION OF INDIAN UNIVERSITIES 5 : 0 SPORTS AUTHORITY OF INDIA
Match-15 Assam Hockey 5 : 2 The Mumbai Hockey Association Ltd.
Match-16 Hockey Jharkhand 4 : 0 CHHATTISGARH Hockey

Hockey Maharashtra and Association of Indian Universities got walkovers in match -12 and match – 14 respectively.

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Mumbai outbats Kings XI

Indore, Apr 20: Mumbai Indians beat Kings XI Punjab by eight wicket to go to top of IPL 2017 standings.

Chasing a massive target of 199, the visitors rode on Jos Buttler’s maiden fifty and Nitish Rana’s unbeaten 34-ball 62 to seal the deal with 27 balls to spare. This was MI’s fifth consecutive win, while chasing, this season. Earlier, Hashim Amla’s 104* and Glenn Maxwell’s fiery 40 propelled KXIP to 198/4.

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7th Senior Women (A-Div) National Championship – Day 1

Rohtak, Apr 20: The 7th Hockey India Senior Women (A-Division) National Championship 2017 started here at the Rajiv Gandhi Sports Complex on Thursday.

  • A total of 20 teams are taking part in the Championship this year.
  • Teams have been divided into 4 Pools of 5 teams each.
  • The top two teams from each pool will qualify for the quarter final as per below schedule:-
Sleep – sports’ secrete weapon

Quarter Final 1: 1st Pool A vs 2nd Pool B on 27 April, 2017
Quarter Final 2: 1st Pool D vs 2nd Pool C on 27 April, 2017
Quarter Final 3: 1st Pool B vs 2nd Pool A on 27 April, 2017
Quarter Final 4: 1st Pool C vs 2nd Pool D on 27 April, 2017

Semi Final 1: Winner of Quarter Final 1 vs Winner of Quarter Final 2 on 29 April, 2017
Semi Final 1: Winner of Quarter Final 3 vs Winner of Quarter Final 4 on 29 April, 2017

3rd / 4th place match on 30 April, 2017
Final: 30 April, 2017

Results of Matches that took place on 20 April, 2017

Match-1* SPORTS AUTHORITY OF INDIA 0 : 5 RAILWAY SPORTS PROMOTION BOARD
Match-2 HOCKEY GANGPUR – ODISHA 2 : 5 ASSOCIATION OF INDIAN UNIVERSITIES
Match-3 HOCKEY JHARKHAND 4 : 1 HOCKEY PUNJAB
Match-4 ASSAM HOCKEY 0 : 6 CHHATTISGARH HOCKEY
Match-5 HOCKEY PATIALA 0 : 7 MADHYA PRADESH HOCKEY ACADEMY
Match-6 UTTAR PRADESH HOCKEY 9 : 1 HOCKEY UNIT OF TAMIL NADU
Match-7 HOCKEY MAHARASHTRA 0 : 1 HOCKEY ODISHA
Match-8* HOCKEY BHOPAL 5 : 0 DADRA & NAGAR HAVELI HOCKEY ASSOCIATION

∗Railway Sports Promotion Board (RSPB) and Hockey Bhopal got walkovers in match -1 and match – 8 respectively.

Points Table
Pool A GP W D L GF GA GD PTS
RAILWAY SPORTS PROMOTION BOARD 1 1 0 0 5 0 5 3
ASSOCIATION OF INDIAN UNIVERSITIES 1 1 0 0 5 2 3 3
HOCKEY KARNATAKA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
HOCKEY GANGPUR – ODISHA 1 0 0 1 2 5 -3 0
SPORTS AUTHORITY OF INDIA 1 0 0 1 0 5 -5 0
Pool B GP W D L GF GA GD PTS
CHHATTISGARH HOCKEY 1 1 0 0 6 0 6 3
HOCKEY JHARKHAND 1 1 0 0 4 1 3 3
THE MUMBAI HOCKEY ASSOCIATION LTD 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
HOCKEY PUNJAB 1 0 0 1 1 4 -3 0
ASSAM HOCKEY 1 0 0 1 0 6 -6 0
Pool C GP W D L GF GA GD PTS
UTTAR PRADESH HOCKEY 1 1 0 0 9 1 8 3
MADHYA PRADESH HOCKEY ACADEMY 1 1 0 0 7 0 7 3
HOCKEY MADHYA PRADESH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
HOCKEY PATIALA 1 0 0 1 0 7 -7 0
HOCKEY UNIT OF TAMIL NADU 1 0 0 1 1 9 -8 0
Pool D GP W D L GF GA GD PTS
HOCKEY BHOPAL 1 1 0 0 5 0 5 3
HOCKEY ODISHA 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 3
HOCKEY HARYANA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
HOCKEY MAHARASHTRA 1 0 0 1 0 1 -1 0
DADRA & NAGAR HAVELI HOCKEY ASSOCIATION 1 0 0 1 0 5 -5 0

 

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Calcutta Hockey League – 20.04.2017

Kolkata, Apr 20: Result of matches played today on Thursday are given below:

1st Division – Group B:

  • BNR Rec Club – 6 (Leonard Bilung (2), Abhay Ekka, Kiran Putty, Roop Lal Xalxo, Sunil Ekka) beat Presidency Muslim HS – 0

2nd Division Championship: CCFC Gremlins are 2nd Division Champions while Vivid YHC finish runners-up

  • CCFC Gremlins 3 (Sakaib Anwar (2), Bradley Williams) beat Vivid YHC – 1 (Uppender Kumar)

3rd Division:

  • Muslim PS – 4 (Kanchan Kumar (2), Sunil Mahadevan, Sourav Das) beat Marian Fds by – 1 (Sean Ward)
  • Kolkata Union Sporting Club – 2 (Atanu Bhowmick, Himalaya Biswas) beat Young Society – 0

Calcutta Hockey League is being organised by Bengal Hockey Association. Calcutta Hockey League matches are being played at Mohun Bagan Ground, East Bengal Ground and Bengal Hockey Association Ground.

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Sunrisers beat Daredevils by 15 runs

Hyderabad, Apr 19: On the back of a 51-ball 89 by Kane Williamson and a 50-ball 70 from Shikhar Dhawan and their 136-run partnership for the second wicket, Sunrisers Hyderabad’s scored 191/4. In reply, Delhi Daredevils lost wickets at regular intervals and crashed to a 15-run defeat despite Shreyas Iyer’s unbeaten 50.

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7th Hockey India Senior Women National Championship 2017 (B Division)

The seventh edition of Women Hockey National Championship is being played at Rohtak (Haryana) from April 15-22. A total of 24 teams will take part in the championship. There will be eight groups of three teams each. Top team from each group will advance to the quarterfinal stage.

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Quarter-final matches were held on 19th April, 2017

QF – 1 HOCKEY RAJASTHAN 3 0 SPORTS AUTHORITY OF GUJARAT – HOCKEY ACADEMY
QF – 2 HOCKEY MADHYA BHARAT 4 3 MANIPUR HOCKEY
QF – 3 HOCKEY CHANDIGARH 1 8 HOCKEY HIM
QF – 4 HOCKEY COORG 7 0 HOCKEY HIMACHAL

Semi-final matches will be played on 21st April, 2017

SF – 1 HOCKEY RAJASTHAN HOCKEY MADHYA BHARAT
SF – 2

HOCKEY HIM

HOCKEY COORG

 

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Gujarat struck by Gayle-storm in their own den

Rajkot, Apr 18: Chris Gayle’s 77 off 38 balls helped Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Gujarat Lions by 21 runs in match 20 of the Vivo Indian Premier League here at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium here on Tuesday.

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After being asked to bat first by Lions’ skipper Suresh Raina, Gayle (77 off 38) and Virat Kohli (64 off 50) were involved in an 122 runs partnership for the opening wicket at almost 10 runs per over. A 68 run partnership of 32 balls between Travis Head and Kedar Jadav propelled Bengaluru based franchise score past 200 run mark.

Despite Brendon McCullum’s (72 off 44) and Ishan Kishan’s (39 off 16) Gujarat Lions managed to score 192 for 7 in their 20 overs, falling short by 21 runs.

Statistical Highlights of Match 20

  • Chris Gayle became the first batsman in the world to score 10,000 runs in T20 cricket.
  • Suresh Raina became second Indian to play 250 T20s after MS Dhoni (253).
  • Ravindra Jadeja (57 runs in 4 overs) returned with his most expensive bowling figures in T20s.
  • Chris Gayle and Virat Kohli became the first pair in T20s to feature in 10 century partnerships

Brief Scores:

Royal Challengers Bangalore: 213/2 (Chris Gayle 77, Virat Kohli 64, Kedar Jadhav 38*, Travis Head 30*) beat Gujarat Lions: 192/7 (Brendon McCullum 72, Ishan Kishan 39, Yuzvendra Chahal3-31) by 21 runs

Man of the Match: Chris Gayle

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