PUNE: Priyadarshini Sports Centre defeated Chikalwadi Young Boys 3-0 to advance further in the 9-A-Side hockey tournament in progress at the Major Dhyan Chand Poligras Stadium, Pimpri on Wednesday.
Ajinkya Kalbhor from Priyadarshini Sports Centre scored the first and third goal in the 13th and 40th minutes while Abdul Salmani added one goal to the tally in the 15th minute.
In another encounter, Central Railway defeated Railway Police 4-0 t o enter the next round.
Yuvraj Walmiki from Central Railway was in good form as he scored an hattrick in the third, 14th and 29th minutes. The fourth goal was scored by Vinit Kamble in the 34th minute.
In another match, Income Tax defeated Pune Magicians 5-1.
Central Railway 4 (Yuvraj Walmiki 3rd, 14th, 29th, Vinit Kamble 34th) bt Railway Police 0; Priyadarshini SC 3 (Ajinkya Kalbhor 13th, 40th, Abdul Salmani 15th) bt Chikalwadi Yound Boys 0; Income Tax 5 (Vikram Singh 9th, Ashish Chetti 18th, Asgutosh Lingesh 22nd, 29th, 34th) bt Pune Magicians 1 (Rahul Rasala 28th).