DFA Bhopal win Talent Hunt Football C’ship

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 16 May 2017 12:54:33

Staff Reporter,

Oorja-CAPFs Youth (Under 19) Talent Hunt Football Tournament, organised by MP Sector CRPF, concluded in State capital on Monday. Earlier, final matches were played under boys and girls category respectively. In girl’s category, DFA Dhar thrashed MP XI. In boy’s category, DFA Bhopal edged out DFA Jabalpur.

As far as girl category final match is concerned, then DFA Dhar made swift counter attacks to surprise MP XI. DFA Dhar players managed to fox the rivals on many occasions. MP XI strikers dished out brilliant performance to deplete the challenge posed by DFA Dhar. Later, DFA Dhar defeated MP XI in tie-breaker match by 4-3 to lift the trophy. DFA Dhar’s player Deepika Chouhan was adjudged as Best Player of Tournament. DFA Chhindwara team won the hard-liner match.

In the final match of boy’s category, DFA Bhopal showcased aggressive game to defeat DFA Jabalpur 1-0. DFA Bhopal’s Gandharv won the award of Best Player of Tournament. DFA Indore clinched the title of hard-liner. CRPF Madhya Pradesh Sector IG Pankaj Kumar graced the concluding function. DIG Mahesh Kumar, DIG MS Shekawat, DIG RT Paramhans, DIG Vijay Kumar (Bhopal range) etc were also present.

The winner teams were given cash reward of Rs 15,000 each, while the runner up teams got cash reward of Rs 12,000 each. The hard liner teams got cash reward of Rs 8,000. The winner teams were felicitated with trophy, medals and certificates. Best players were felicitated with cash prize of Rs 5,000.

The selected teams will take part in second phase of tournament, which will see participation from different states. Cultural activities followed by fireworks marked the concluding function of the tournament that commenced on May 8. Football teams from different districts, schools and clubs participated in this tournament.