40th Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament Indian Oil Mumbai and CAG Delhi in the finals

    • 40th Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament Indian Oil Mumbai and CAG Delhi in the finals Jalandhar November 2 ( ) Indian Oil Mumbai and CAG Delhi teams will face each other for the title of the 40th Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament. The final match of the tournament will be played at Olympic Surjit Hockey Stadium Jalandhar on Friday at 6-30 pm. Which will be telecast live on PTC Gold. In the first semi-final played today, CAG Delhi defeated former champions Army XI by a penalty shoot-out by a margin of 5-3 and in the second semi-final, Indian Oil Mumbai defeated Punjab Police Jalandhar by a margin of 2-1 to enter the final. . The chief guest Shusheel Rinku Member of Parliament announced to give 10 lakh rupees for the modernization of the stadium. CAG Delhi entered the finals for the first time in the history of Surjit Hockey while Indian Oil Mumbai entered the finals of the tournament for the 12th time. Before the second semi-final, Amolak Singh Gakhal honored the former captain of the Indian hockey team Olympian Manpreet Singh with a gold medal. The first semi-final was played between Army XI Delhi and CAG Delhi. In the first half of the game, Army XI missed several chances to score. Both the teams were goalless till the half time. In the 57th minute of the game Pramod from CAG converted the penalty stroke into a goal to make the score 1-0. In the 58th minute, Army XI's Harman Singh equalized by converting a penalty corner into a goal. The decision of the match was in favor of CAG Delhi with a margin of 5-3 through penalty shoot out. The second semi-final was played between former winners Indian Oil Mumbai and former winners Punjab Police Jalandhar. In the 10th minute of the game, Olympian Simranjit Singh scored a field goal to make the score 1-0. Police missed four consecutive penalty corners in the second quarter of the game. Indian Oil led 1-0 at halftime. In the 40th minute of the game, Punjab Police's Harmanjit Singh scored a field goal from Olympian Manpreet Singh to make the score 1-1. In the 58th minute of the game, Indian Oil's Sunil Yadav scored through a penalty corner to make the score 2-1. The chief guest of today's matches Shusheel Rinku Member of Parliament Jalandhar, Kuldeep Singh Dhaliwal Cabinet Minister Punjab, Baltej Pannu media advisor to Chief Minister Punjab introduced the teams. On this occasion, Hockey Punjab President Nitan Kohli, Olympian Ajit Pal Singh, Gary Johal (Canada) Rajwinder Kaur Thiara, Amolak Singh Gakhal, Olympian Gurmel Singh, Rajbir Kaur, Virinderpreet Singh, Iqbal Singh Sandhu, Surinder Singh Bhapa, Lakhbir Singh Norway, Gurwinder Singh Gullu, Ranbir Singh Rana Tut, Natha Singh Gakhal, Ram Pratap, LR Nair, Cam Gill, Avtar Singh Tari, Lakhwinder Pal Singh Khaira, Hockey Punjab General Secretary Amrik Singh Puar, Narendra Pal Singh Judge, Rajan Chopra, Ripudaman Kumar Singh, Dr. Gurcharan Singh, Daljit Singh from Dhillon were specially present