|62nd||Dec, 2013||Tamil Nadu||Uttrakhand||Moradabad|
|43rd||Jan, 1995||Tamil Nadu||Railways||Madras|
|42nd||Jan, 1994||Tamil Nadu||Railways||Hyderabad|
Chennai Dec, 29: Defending champions Railways entered the men’s final of the 65th Senior National Volleyball Championship with a 25-17, 25-23, 22-25, 25-23 win over Punjab at the Nehru indoor stadium here on Thursday.
In the other semifinal, Kerala beat host Tamil Nadu 19-25, 25-19, 25-23, 25-16 to setup a rematch of previous edition held at Sree Kanteerava Indoor Stadium, Bangalore. The Railways women team got the better of Andhra Pradesh 25-12, 25-12, 25-10 to enter the finals.
The Railways women’s team will be gunning for their 31st overall and 9th straight title, when they meet Kerala on Friday. In another semifinal, Kerala overcame Maharashtra 25-18, 21-25, 25-21, 25-14. Just like the men’s category the women’s final will also be a rematch of the 64th edition of the Senior National Volleyball Championship.
Semi Finals – Results
Railways beat Punjab: 25-17, 25-23, 22-25, 25-23
Kerala beat Tamil Nadu: 19-25, 25-19, 25-23, 25-16
Railways beat Andhra Pradesh: 25-12, 25-12, 25-10
Kerala beat Maharashtra: 25-18, 21-25, 25-21, 25-14