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STI News – 28.12.2016

121st All India Beighton Cup – finals

Kolkata Dec, 27: Indian Oil (IOC) won the 121st All India Beighton Cup Hockey Tournament after Bharat Petroleum (BPCL) 5-3 in the final played at SAI Complex in Kolkata on Tuesday.

Final Score:

Indian Oil – 5 (Gurjinder Singh 4’ & 22’, S.K. Uthappa 12’, Deepak Thakur 45’, Prabhjot Singh 48’) beat Bharat Petroleum – 3 (Amir Khan 42’, Varun Kumar 44’, Harmanpreet Singh 63’)

Best player of the Tournament: Kothajit Singh (Indian Oil)

Fairplay Trophy: Central Secretariat

Ranji Trophy 2016 – Quarterfinals – Day 5

Raipur, Dec 27: Mumbai beat Hyderabad by 30 runs on day 5 at Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Stadium, here on Tuesday.

In the semifinals, 41 time winner Mumbai will take on formidable Tamil Nadu at Rajkot. The semis will be played from 1st to 5th January, 2017.

Brief score:
Mumbai – 294 (Siddesh Lad 110, Aditya Tare 73, Abhishek Nayar 59, Chama Milind 5-80, Md. Siraj 4-64) & 217 (Aditya Tare 57, Siddesh Lad 46, Mohammed Siraj 5/52)

Hyderabad – 280 (Tanmay Agarwal 63*, S Badrinath 56, Abhishek Nayar 3/26) & 201 (B Anirudh 40*, Abhishek Nayar 5/40, Vijay Gohil 5/64)
Man-of-the-Match: Abhishek Nayar
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Jaipur, Dec 27:The quarterfinal match between Gujarat and Odisha ended in a draw at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium here on Tuesday. However, it was Gujarat which made it to the semifinals by virtue of 64-run first innings lead.

In the semifinals, Gujarat will take on Jharkhand, which had made to the semis for the first time at Nagpur. The semis will be played from 1st to 5th January, 2017. 

Brief scores:
Gujarat – 263 (Chirag Gandhi 81, Rush Kalaria 73, Basant Mohanty 5-68, Deepak Behera 3-50) & 641 (Samit Gohil 359*, Priyank Panchal 81, Dhiraj Singh 6/147)
Odisha – 199 (Suryakant Pradhan 47, Jasprit Bumrah 4-33, Rush Kalaria 2-32) & 81/1 (Subhranshu Senapati 59*)

Man-of-the-Match: Jasprit Bumrah

 

Indian Oil wins the 121st All India Beighton Cup

Kolkata Dec, 27: Indian Oil (IOC) won the 121st All India Beighton Cup Hockey Tournament after Bharat Petroleum (BPCL) 5-3 in the final played at SAI Complex in Kolkata on Tuesday.

India defender Gurjinder Singh opened the scoring in the 4th minute, before S.K. Uthappa doubled the lead in the 12th minute. Another goal by Gurjinder Singh in the 22nd minute helped Indian Oil take a 3-0 lead at break.

Bharat Petroleum made a comeback of sorts in the second half as Amir Khan and Varun Kumar scored in 42nd and 44th minute, respectively. However, former India forward Deepak Thakur scored a fine field goal in the 45th minutes for Indian Oil. Another field goal by Prabhjot Singh in the 48th minute virtually sealed the match in favour of Indian Oil. Though, Harmanpreet Singh converted a penalty corner for Bharat Petroleum in the 63rd minute. In the end his goal only reduced the margin, as Indian Oil managed to hold on to their two goal lead.

This was Indian Oil’s 5th All India Beighton Cup title. Indian Oil had lost to Punjab National Bank (PNB) in the finals, last year.

Final Score:

Indian Oil – 5 (Gurjinder Singh 4’ & 22’, S.K. Uthappa 12’, Deepak Thakur 45’, Prabhjot Singh 48’) beat Bharat Petroleum – 3 (Amir Khan 42’, Varun Kumar 44’, Harmanpreet Singh 63’)

Best player of the Tournament: Kothajit Singh (Indian Oil)

Fairplay Trophy: Central Secretariat