Sports: Hockey: PIA, SSGC, NBP win in hockey tourney


Karachi: PIA, SSGC and NBP won their respective matches on Sunday in Chief of the Army Staff Challenge Hockey Cup at the Army Hockey Stadium in Rawalpindi. PIA overpowered Police recording a 4-2 victory in the first match of the day.

In the second match of the day, SSGC thrashed Navy registering a 2-0 triumph. Usman Tariq of SSGC was suspended for one match for breaching the Level I offence according to the PHF Code of Conduct. The punishment has been given by the Tournament Director Nadeem Ahmed Bhatti on the written complaint of the field umpires.

Meanwhile, NBP found little resistance from Army (Juniors) and recorded a formidable 5-0 triumph.

Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) Secretary General Rana Mujahid along with national selector Mussadaq also witnessed the matches.

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