The Telegraph
Friday , February 14 , 2014
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Wizards triumph

Bhubaneswar: Tushar Khandekar scored the match-winner two minutes from time as Uttar Pradesh Wizards edged past Kalinga Lancers 4-3 in a thrilling Hero Hockey India League match, here, on Thursday.

Khandekar struck in the 68th minute to silence the vocal home crowd after the two teams were locked 3-3.

For the Wizards, who led 2-1 at half time, the other scorers were Nithin Thimmaiah (8th minute), Malayalan Gunasekar (17th) and Nikkin C A Thimmaiah (55th).

Lalit Upadhyay (23rd), Gagandeep Singh (58th) and Gonzalo Peillat (62nd) scored for Kalinga Lancers coached by India coach Terry Walsh.