Bhullar wins East India title
Gaganjit Bhullar of Kapurthala won the East India junior golf championship on Friday with a score of 297, nine over the par. City boy Surya Prakash finished runner-up just two shots behind at the RCGC. Meanwhile Divanshu Shah of Calcutta won the sub-junior title with a cumulative score of 313.
Brace by Dewan
N. Dewan’s brace helped Darjeeling beat Siliguri 2-1 in the Konark Sheet state league soccer match in Siliguri on Friday. In other matches, Jalpaiguri beat Cooch Behar 3-0, and North 24 Parganas beat Nadia 1-0, according to information reaching here.
Garbati High School thrashed Gondalpara Rabindra Sikhayatan 7-0 in a Bankim Cup match on Friday.
Deshbandhu Vidyalaya drew Park Institution 1-1; Shyam Sundar Children High School bt Konnagar High School 3-0; Cossipore Institution bt Mitra Institution (Main) 8-0; Entally Academy bt Tiljala High School 5-0; Jagachha High School bt Baltikuri Muktaram De High School 3-0; The Adabi Society High Madrasah bt Chinsurah S. C. Shome Training Academy 1-0.
La Martiniere for Boys and St Xavier’s made the team championship finals of the seventh inter-school tennis tournament being held at the SAI Eastern Centre. While La Martiniere beat St James’ 2-0, St Xavier’s downed Calcutta Boys’ School 2-1.
Rifleman Bikram Singh of Assam Rifles won the Show jumping preliminary grade of the National equestrianism championships and the 52nd Calcutta Horse Show at the RCTC Polo Grounds on Friday. Swr. Shivaji Poonia of RTS & Depot won in the Showjumping Novice Normal.
La Martiniere for Boys and Don Bosco (Park Circus) made the final of the N.S. Subaiya Memorial Basketball tournament on Friday. While La Martiniere beat St. Anthony 52-33, Don Bosco (Park Circus) downed Julien Day 47-27.