7th Junior Men's Hockey C'ship: Steel Plant Sports Board trounce Mumbai 9-0

Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], Apr.24 (ANI): Steel Plant Sports Board produced a superlative performance as they hammered The Mumbai Hockey Association Ltd 9-0 in their Pool A clash on the fifth day of the 7th Junior National Hockey Championship 2017 (Men) 'A' Division at Aishbagh Stadium here on Monday.

In a clinical performance, Steel Plant Sports Board had racked up a 5-0 lead at half time, and never let up in their victory.

Shilanand Lakra scored a superb hat trick (7', 9', 12', 52') in the emphatic win for Steel Plant Sports Board.

In Pool B, Hockey Maharashtra beat Hockey Himachal 9-4 in a goal fest. A brace each from Taleb Shah (14', 32'), Ajinkya Jadhav (18', 30) and Venkatesh Kinche (63', 64') wrapped up a superb game for Hockey Maharashtra. Arman scored a brace (4', 15') for Hockey Himachal.(ANI)