PIA, Police, SSGC win in National Hockey

LAHORE - PIA, Police and Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) defeated their rivals in the 60th NBP National Hockey Championship here at the Johar Town Hockey Stadium on Wednesday. In the first match, PIA beat Navy 3-1. Center half Ammad Butt took control of the ball and pierced through the defense of Navy men and scored the first goal in the first minute. Soon after the interval, Navy equaled the score through a field goal by Akbar Ali in the 37th minute. A minute later, PIA M Zubair scored the second goal on a penalty corner and in the 51st minute, Inayat Ullah scored the third goal to seal victory for his team. Brilliant stick-work by Police enabled them to beat HEC 7-3 in the second match. In the last match SSGC defeated Port Qasim Authority by 3-1.–Staff Reporter

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