National Sports Day celebrated

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 01 Sep 2017 10:56:22


Sports Reporter,

National Sports Day was celebrated on the birth anniversary of hockey magician Major Dhyanchand by organising a friendly hockey match at Government Science College ground.

The matches were organised under the auspices of Bhartiya Janata Yuva Morcha Cantt Mandal and Madhya Pradesh Olympic Association. Matches were played between Marble Rock and Jabalpur XI teams. In the exciting match, Marble Rock registered victory over Jabalpur XI team by the lead of 2 – 0 goals.

Special guests on the occasion were MLA, Ashok Rohani while Madhya Pradesh Olympic Association, Secretary, Digvijay Singh, Bhartiya Janata Yuva Morcha, District President, Ranjit Patel, Nitin Dhimole and Jai Rohani. Guests honoured the outstanding players and both the teams, while senior players including Alvin Sushil Kumar, Sayyed Israr Ali, Subir Mukherjee and Haider Ali were honoured for their valuable contribution in promotion of the game.

On the occasion, Sanjay Thakur, Ashraf Ali, Ajay Marco, Government Science College, Principal, Dr Mahobia, Senior Sports Officer, Ramesh Shukla, Dr Vishal Banne, Mansoor Ahmed, Suresh Rajak, Ranu Khan, Arif Ali, Hasan Ali, Aslam Ali, Ankit Kushwaha, Shaukat Ali, Pankaj Kharare, Pushpa Dwivedi, Kajal Rajput, Aijaz Ahmed, Arif Khan, Ranjit Gautel were present.