Big victory for CPT
Calcutta Port Trust outplayed Khalsa Blues 5-1 in a 110 th all-India Beighton Cup hockey match at the CC&FC on Wednesday.
Yusuf Bhengra, Rajaravi Das, Mukti Prasad Toppo, Sukhen Saha and Jonas Bara scored for CPT while Amardeep Singh netted one for Khalsa.
The 40th state chess championship organised by WBCA will commence at the Salt lake Stadium on Saturday. Around 200 players are expected to take part in the meet, containing a total prize money of Rs 24,100.
Calcutta Port Trust beat Police AC 'A' 88-76 in division I basketball league match at the WBBA courts on Wednesday. CPT's Amar Swarnakar was the top scorer with 24 points.
North Eastern Electric Power Corporation will meet Bhakra Beas Management Board in the final of the fifth inter-Central public sector undertakings football meet.
RESULTS ' Bhakra Beas Management Board bt Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd 6-0; North Eastern Electric Power Corporation bt National Hydroelectric Power Corporation 5-0; North eastern Electric Power Corporation bt Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd 5-0; National Hydroelectric Power Corporation bt Bhakra Beas Management Board 3-0.
TODAY IN SPORT
BASKETBALL: Division I league matches at the WBBA courts from 3.30 pm.
CRICKET: CAB first division league matches at various grounds from 9.30 am.
FOOTBALL: Bankim Cup at the Central Park at the 2.30p.m.
HOCKEY: Beighton Cup ' Customs vs ERSA (CC&FC, 3.15 pm).