Excelsior Sports Correspondent
JAMMU, Feb 26: 14th Bhai Gurbux Singh Memorial State Korfball Championship 2016-17 started at playing field, Gandhi Nagar, here today.
Fourteen teams from different districts of the State are participating in the Championship.
Six matches were played today.
Udhampur beat Badgam by 6-4, Shopian got better of Baramulla 3-0, Rajouri trounced Bandipura 2-1, Jammu Blue defeated Srinagar by 12-4, Samba thrashed Ganderbal by 6-1 and Kathua outplayed Anantnag by 7-4.
The Tournament was inaugurated by Gulzar Ahmed, resident Secretary (Kashmir) of J&K Korfball Association.
Earlier, Manjeet Singh, secretary of the Association presented welcome address.
The matches were officiated by Manjeet Singh, Irfan Choudhary,Tarandeep Singh, Amit Sharma and Ashwini.