Injury woes for Bagan
Mohun Baganís injured trio, Jose Ramirez Barreto, Hudson Lima and Syed Rahim Nabi, will be out of action for three, seven and two weeks, respectively.
Barretoís MRI reports showed that the striker has a grade 1+ tear in the left adductor magnus muscle with oedema and peri-fascial fluid. Limaís has a partial tear in his right ankle.
Nabiís MRI reports suggested he is suffering from a grade 1 tear of the distal aspect of the right biceps femoris with minimal peri-fascial oedema.
Rahul Banerjee and Mangal Singh Champia returned to the menís recurve team at the expense of Tarundeep Rai and Atanu Das, as the Indian archery squad was named for the Asian Grand Prix at Bangkok from February 14 to 20.
Recurve, men: Jayanta Talukdar (SPSB), Mangal Singh Champia, Rahul Banerjee (both Rly) and Thupuvoyi Swuro (Nag); Women: Deepika Kumari (SPSB), L. Bombayla Devi (Rly), Chekrovolu Swuro (Nag) and Rimil Buriuly (Rly).
Compound, men: Ch. Jignas (Ser), Rajat Chauhan (Raj), Ritul Chatterjee (AP) and C. Srither (Ser); Women: Gagandeep Kaur (Pun), Manjudha Soy (Jhr), Praveena (Pun) and Jhano Hansdah (Jhr).
Xaverians defeated Khalsa Blues AC 2-0 in a Calcutta Hockey League match on Wednesday. Varinder Singh Gill and Shakaib Anwar scored the goals.
Bengal defeated Chhattisgarh 25-05, 25-11, 25-14 in a match Youth National volleyball championship match, on Wednesday.
Customs & Central Excise defeated India Post by nine wickets in an India Post Cup match, on Wednesday.
India Post 152 in 27.4 overs (Jatin Patel -52, Rajesh Tanojia 4/32). Customs and Central Excise 158/1 in 29.4 overs (Ankit Rawat 77 n.o.). Customs & Central Excise won by 9 wickets l Indian Income Tax 164/8 in 35 overs (Nitin Agarwal 3/47). BSNL 147 in 32.2 overs (Dibyendu Chakraborty 2/24). Indian Income Tax won by 17 runs.