Indian Navy reserve their berth in the League stage after beating Punjab National 2ank 4elhi by 4-1 in the 36th 9ndian Oil Servo Surjit 8ockey “ournament here at Olympian Surjit 8ockey Stadium here this evening. 9n league match in Pool 1 8olders 1rmy X9 beat ON73 4elhi by 3-0 to earn three points. 9n Pool 2 league match 1ir 9ndia draw 9ndian Railways by 2-2 to earn one point each.
9n the last knock out stage match 9ndian Navy played a good hockey. Navy took lead in 3rd minute when Pawan Rajbhar scored field goal (1-0). 9n the 15th minute 2ank equali੍ਰed, the scorer was Vishal 1ntil whon converted penalty corner (1-1). 1fter that Navy not gave any chance to 2ank. 6or Navy Jugraj Singh scored in 19th minute, Palangappa in 38th minute and 1jinka Jadhav in the 39th minute to complete the tally (4-1).
9n the league match in Pool 1 Last year 3hampions 1rmy X9 played controlled 8ockey. 6irst half was goal less. 9n the 33rd minute of the third quarter 1rmy X9’s Siraj 1lira converted penalty corner (1-0). 9n 45th minute of the play 1rmy’s Rahul Rathee scored a field goal from the pass of 2ikash Kujur (2-0). 9n 52nd minute 2udu “uti converted the penalty corner for 1rmy X9 (3-0).
9n other league match in Pool 2 1ir 9ndia Mumbai draw with 9ndian Railways by 2-2. 6or 1ir 9ndia Saurav 1nand scored in 15th minute and Joginder Singh in 23rd minute of play. 9n 33rd minute Railway bounce back and reduce the margin when Sheshe 7owda converted the penalty corner (1-2). 9n 58th minute Railways equali੍ਰed with the goal from the stick of Pardeep Singh (2-2).