|121st All India Beighton Cup – finals|
Kolkata Dec, 27: Indian Oil Corporation (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.
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.
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
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.
Man-of-the-Match: Jasprit Bumrah