Sports: Hockey: Army, PIA, NBP, SSGC in hockey tourney semis


Karachi: Army (Seniors), PIA, NBP and SSGC have cruised into the semifinals of the inaugural Chief of the Army Staff Challenge Hockey Cup underway at the Army Hockey Stadium in Rawalpindi.

After a rest day on Thursday, both the semifinal will be played on January 30.

In a dead rubber match, WAPDA beat Army (Juniors) 2-0. Khalid Bhatti and Mohammed Usman scored a goal each.

In another match, PIA defeated Army (Seniors) by 4-2 score in the second match. Zubair Mehmood, Rana Sohail, Nohaiz and Shafqat Rasool scored one goal each. From Army Abdul Jabbar scored both goals.

In the last match of the day, two goals by Syed Kashif helped NBP to outclass Navy by 4-0 score. Sibtain Raza and Ali Shan scored one goal each.

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