Jharkhand qualifies for final in hockey tourney

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Nagaon in Assam will witness Jharkhand playing the final of the 3rd Hockey India Sub-Junior Men National Championship (East Zone)on April 8.

By defeating Mizoram 3-0 in the first semi-final played on Saturday Jharkhand entered the final match.Sudhir Munda scored the first goal for Jharkhand in the 32nd minute.

Jharkhand who led 1-0 at the half time scored another two goals through Joseph Nag and Petrus Tiru in the 57th and 59th minutes respectively.

In the last league match of the day Odisha beat Bengal 6-2 in the last league match played today.

In the final Jharkhand will face either Odisha or Manipur.

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