KK Club meets Royal Club in Women’s Hockey final

Women hockey players engaged in a battle to win the ball during a match in Jammu on Friday

JAMMU: K K Hockey Club Seniors shall take on Royal Hockey Club Seniors in the final of the 1st Shaheed Bhagat Singh Memorial Open Women’s Hockey Tournament, organised by Shaheed-e-Azam Bhagat Singh Foundation under the aegis of Hockey J&K at K K Hakhu Stadium here tomorrow.
Earlier, in the second semifinal, KK Hockey Club Seniors defeated Sham Lal Sharma Hockey Club Poonch by two goals to nil.
Chitra netted the ball for the first goal in the 34th minute, followed by the lead taken by Payal in 49th minute. Now, the final is slated for tomorrow at 4 pm.
A total number of 12 teams are participating in the tournament from Jammu, Poonch, Kathua, Udhampur and Akhnoor aiming at promoting the women hockey in J&K.