Mehjoor Club wins Shopian Hockey tourney

JAMMU: Mehjoor Club defeated NIPS Hockey Club 3-1 in the final thereby lifted the title trophy of the District Shopian Hockey Tournament held under the banner of Hockey Jammu and Kashmir at Sports Stadium, Shopian in Kashmir.

Liyaqat Bashir (16th and 40th) and Kifayat Bashir (18th) were the scorers while Parvaiz Ahmed took the first lead for NIPS netting the ball in the very fifth minute.

Principal, Allama Iqbal Educational Institute Zainapora, Manzoor Ahmed was chief guest in the final, who gave away the prizes. Vice president of Hockey J&K, Talib Hussain was guest of honour.

Earlier, the competition held under the supervision of member Hockey J&K, Khalid Bashir.


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