Shimla April, 18; Himachal defeated Jammu and Kashmir by 7-2 in the seventh Senior National Women’s Hockey Championship B division here today.
In the pool C match, Himachal girls from the very beginning dominated the game. It was Shivani who scored the goal for the team in the 10th minute. Shivani continued her aggression by scoring goals in the 42nd, 54th, and 55th minute. However, Jammu Kashmir could not match brilliance of Himachal players and faced 7-2 defeat.
In other matches, Bihar defeated Andhra Pradesh 6-0, Rajasthan beat Telangana 15-1 in Pool A while Steel Plant Sports halted Puducherry in Pool B with a one-way margin of 15-0, Hockey coorg Kerala defeated Pool F 1-0 by 1-0. In contrast to Pool G, Uttarakhand beat Gujarat’s team by a huge margin of 16-0.