*MBS Simbal Camp drubs BSF Kashmir by 3-1
Excelsior Sports Correspondent
JAMMU, Feb 20: 4th Sant Gurbaksh Singh Danna Memorial Hockey Tournament, being organized by Hockey J&K got underway at KK Hakhu Astroturf Stadium, here today.
On the opening day today, MBS Club Simbal Camp defeated BSF Kashmir by by three goals to one (3-1). From MBS Simbal Camp 1st goal was scored by Shivam Sharma in 13th minute, while the 2nd goal was netted by Jaskaran Deep Singh in the 29th minute and the third and the last goal was scored by Ramandeep Singh in 60th minute.
From BSF Kashmir, the only goal was scored by Senapati in 49th minute via Penalty Corner.
Earlier, the Tournament was inaugurated by the chief guest S Joginder Singh Bali, while Updesh Kour was the guest of honour.
Others who were present in the inaugural ceremony were S Swarn Singh (ARTO), Balvinder Singh, Social Activist, Kulwant Singh, Ravinder Singh (SRTC), Janak Singh organizing Secretary, Rajinder Singh Raja, Paramjeet Singh and GS Bakshi, general secretary Hockey J&K.
The Tournament is being organized by Sant Pura Danna Charitable Trust, under the patronage of Sant Tejwant Singh, Head Dera Sant PUra Danna Jammu and the Tournament is sponsored by Updesh Kour Bali of Hong Kong and Baldev Singh, CEO Peaks Auto Ltd.
The technical staff in today’s match included Satvir singh, Tournament Director; Iqbal Singh and Karanjit Singh (umpires); Joginder Singh (Judge) and Jagjeet Singh.
In tomorrow’s fixture, Young Star Simbal Camp will take on BSF Jammu at 12 noon, while Hiranagar Hockey Club will meet Dashmesh Club Nanak Nagar at 1.30 pm and Lachipura Kathua will face Khalsa Club, Gole Gujral at 2.30 pm.