Thursday saw better contested games during the 30th National Women Hockey Championships at the National Hockey Stadium, Lahore.
-Punjab Colours didn’t have an easy sailing against its junior string Punjab Whites. The Whites put up a good fight against the strongest regional side of this event and only went down 0-2.
Arzoo and Mahwish netted for the Colours.
-Sindh Colours also had to struggle to get past Balochistan.
Asma scored the only goal of the match. -In a vital clash of pool B, Army faced Higher Education Commission.
The HEC, who had upset Railways, put up a good show against their experienced opponents but Army were the deserving 2-0 winners with Mahjabeen and Fakhra scoring for them.
-In the last match of the day Sindh Whites riding on Alisha’s brilliant first half hat trickhad an easy 4-0 win over Islamabad. Mishal was the other goal getter.
-Punjab Colours beat Punjab Whites 2-0
-Sindh Colours beat Balochistan 1-0
-Army beat HEC 2-0
-Sindh Whites beat Islamabad 4-0