Railways win 5th Senior Men’s National Hockey championship
Railway Sports Promotion Board has won the 5th Senior Men’s National Hockey Championship 2015.
In the final match, they defeated Uttar Pradesh Hockey by 5-3 goals which was played at Pune.
While in this championship, the 3rd Position was secured by Air India Sports Promotion Board who had outplayed Hockey Gangpur-Odisha by 5-3 goals.
Individual awardees in this tournament are
- Best Goal Keeper- Arpit Chaudhari of Jharkhand.
- Best Defender- Amit Rohidas of Railway Sports Promotion Board.
- Best mid Fielder- Jasjeet Singh of Railway Sports Promotion Board.
- Best Forward- Lalit Upadhyay of Utter Pradesh.
- Promising player of the championship- Vikramjeet Singh of Punjab.
- Promising player from Maharashtra- Akash Chikate.
Categories: Sports Current Affairs 2017