Odisha Lift East Zone Hockey Tourney

Patna, Dec 7: Odisha clinched the title of East Zone sub-junior hockey  championship trouncing host Bihar 4-0 at the Danapur Regimental Hockey ground here today.Odisha girls displayed a power-packed performance to dominate Bihar throughout the
odisha lift east zone hockey tourney - India TV
PTI 07 Dec 2011, 21:25:30 PM IST

Patna, Dec 7: Odisha clinched the title of East Zone sub-junior hockey  championship trouncing host Bihar 4-0 at the Danapur Regimental Hockey ground here today.

Odisha girls displayed a power-packed performance to dominate Bihar throughout the match.

It took an early lead in the 23rd minute when Priyanka Kumari scored a beautiful field goal before Biranjni Ekka converted a penalty corner in the 36th minute to extend the visitor's lead to 2-0.

Another Odisha girl Priyanka Ekka scored in the 65th minute, while teammate Birajni Ekka converted the penalty corner to help her team complete a 4-0 over Bihar.

Both the teams qualified for the sub-junior national to be held at Gurgaon from December 15 after securing top two positions in East Zone tournament.

Host Bihar will clash with Odisha in the boy's final tomorrow.

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