Joint winners for 77th Scindia Gold Cup Hockey Championship

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Joint winners for 77th Scindia Gold Cup Hockey Championship (1)

Final of 77th Scindia Gold Cup Hockey Championship could not get completed due to rain. Therefore UP Eleven Lucknow and Indian Oil Mumbai were declared as the joint winner. Hosted by Gwalior Municipal  Corporation the final was played at Railway Hockey Stadium which was wiped out by rain.

First half UP Eleven was leading with 1-0 but due to rain during half time the match has to be cancelled. Due to the uncompleted second half Tournament Director appointed by Hockey India consulted match referee and declared both teams as joint winners. Award ceremony was held which had Mayor Sameeksha Gupta as chief guest, former Gwalior Trade Fair president Anurag Bansal, MP representative Rameshwar Bhadoria, Sushil Sharma awarded 2.5 lakhs to both teams.

 

 

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