Inter-coy Volleyball tournament concludes at Anantnag

Winning team posing for a group photograph with DIG South Kashmir Abdul Jabbar and Commandant 11th Battalion, Sandeep Mehta at Anantnag.
Winning team posing for a group photograph with DIG South Kashmir Abdul Jabbar and Commandant 11th Battalion, Sandeep Mehta at Anantnag.

Excelsior Sports Correspondent

ANANTNAG, Dec 1: An inter-coy Volleyball tournament, organised by IRP 11th Battalion, concluded at DPL Ground, here today.
DIG South Kashmir, Abdul Jabbar was the chief guest of the function who distributed trophies and medals among the winning team and runners up and emphasised the need for continuing with this type of sports activities in future as well.
A total of eight teams participated in this tournament and a lot of enthusiasm and positive spirit was witnessed among players and spectators during the tournament.
Commandant IRP 11th Battalion, Sandeep Mehta stressed upon the players and jawans to keep up with the physical endurance by sports and other physical exercises. He encouraged the players and Coy Commanders of the Battalion by appreciating their sportsman spirit and interest that this chilling winter did not affect their morale. He said that many more such events will be organised in future as well.
Huge number of spectators including civilians witnessed the event.
The final match was played between Coy-C and Coy-F wherein Coy-C defeated the Coy-F by 2-0 sets. Constable Faheem Ahmed was declared as ‘Man of the Series’ and was given a special trophy. Besides medals and appreciation letters were also distributed among the winners.