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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

Junior Hockey World Cup 2016: India beat England 5-3

@TheHockeyIndia beat @EnglandHockey 5-3 in Junior Hockey WC 2016Click To TweetLUCKNOW: Hosts India continued their fine form and routed England 5-1 in a Pool D encounter to virtually seal their place in the quarterfinal of the 11th Junior Hockey World Cup on Saturday.

England took the lead through Jack Clee’s field strike in the 10th minute before Parvinder Singh drew level for India with a field strike in the 24th minute. In the dying minutes of the first half Armaan Qureshi scored a brilliant field goal,as hosts went into the breather with a 2-1 lead.
 
India doubled the lead in the 37th minute through a penalty corner conversion by Harmanpreet Singh. The scoreline read 4-1, when Simranjeet Singh scored another goal in the 45th minute.

A penalty corner conversion by Varun Kumar in 59th minute virtually sealed the match in India’s favour.

Will Calnan and Edward Horler scored in the 63rd and 67th minute, but their goals came a little too late for England as India managed to pocket three full points.

India will next play South Africa on Monday, while England will take on Canada on Tuesday.

Day 2 Results:

Pool A Austria 1 (Oliver Binder 63′) beat South Korea 2
Pool D South Africa 3 beat Canada 1
Pool A – Australia 2 beat Argentina 1 (Tomas Domene 47′)
Pool DIndia 5 (Parvinder Singh 24′; Armaan Qureshi 35′; Harmanpreet Singh 37′; Simranjeet Singh 45′; Varun Kumar 59′) beat England 3 (Jack Clee 10′; Will Calnan 63′; Edward Horler 67′)

Tomorrow’s Matches

Pool C – Germany vs Japan at 12:00 AM
Pool B – Belgium vs Netherlands at 02:00 PM
Pool C – Malaysia vs Egypt at 04:00 PM
Pool B – Spain vs New Zealand at 06:00 PM

Points Table

Group A

Country PLAYED WINS DRAWS LOSSES GF GA GD POINTS
Austria 2 1 1 0 6 3 +3 4
Australia 1 1 0 0 2 1 +1 3
Argentina 2 0 1 1 2 3 -1 1
South Korea 1 0 0 1 2 5 -3 0

Group B

Country PLAYED WINS DRAWS LOSSES GF GA GD POINTS
Netherlands 1 1 0 0 7 2 +5 3
Belgium 1 1 0 0 4 0 +4 3
Egypt 1 0 0 1 0 4 -4 0
 Malaysia 1 0 0 1 2 7 -5 0

Group C

Country PLAYED WINS DRAWS LOSSES GF GA GD POINTS
Germany 2 2 0 0 4 2 +2 6
New Zealand
2 1 0 1 2 2 0 3
Spain 2 1 0 1 5 3 +2 3
Japan 2 0 0 2 1 5 -4 0

Group D

Country PLAYED WINS DRAWS LOSSES GF GA GD POINTS
 India 2 2 0 0 9 3 +6 3
England 2 1 0 1 7 7 0 3
South Africa 2 1 0 1 5 5 0 3
Canada 2 0 0 2 1 7 -6 0