C’garh women team shines at Nine ‘A’ Side Football

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 06 Jan 2017 10:34:12

Staff Reporter,


Jan 5,

Registering facile win over the rival Rajasthan in final, Chhattisgarh won the senior women title of the Nine ‘A’ Side Football, 4th Sub-Junior Boys, Junior Boys and 2nd Senior Women National Championship organised by Shri Shankarachariya Institute of Professional Management and Technology here. Tamil Nadu claimed the boys’ title defeating Maharashtra.

Being winners throughout the tourney, Chhattisgarh girls’ team faced tough challenge from Rajasthan and match went into tie-breaker, as host manage to pip rivals by 7-6.
But the boys final Tamil Nadu dominated the match proceedings with their skill full play to beat rival Maharashtra 3-1.

Meanwhile, Chief guest at the occasion was Ratan Lal Dangi (DIG Fourth Battalion) and special invitees were Dr Rajeev Choudary, Nishan Tripathi, Alok Jain, M N Makram and officials of Chhattigsrah Nine ‘A’ Side Football Association.
Total 16 teams participated in the tournament held from January 2 to 5th at SSIPMT sports complex.