Pune: Four goals heroic from Taleb Shah helped PC XI to crush Pune Magician 8-0 in the 9-A-side Hockey Tournament in the Major Dhyanchand Poligras Stadium in Pimpri on Monday.
Aniket Gurav started the proceedings for PC XI scoring goal in the 15th minute. One minute later, Taleb Shah made it 2-0 for the PC XI.
Taleb completed his brace scoring third goal of the match in the 26th minute. Harsh Shindge made it 4-0 with the field goal in the 29th minute. In form, Harsh netted one more in the 34th minute.
Three minutes later, Aniket scored two more goals to made it 7-0 for PC XI. Vinod Barumatikar of PC XI added one more goal in the 39th minute to register thumping 8-0 victory over Pune Magician.
Then, Hockey Lovers defeated Chikhalwadi Young Boys (CYB) 5-1. Hockey Lovers rode high on Swapnil Garsund hat-trick (13th, 18th and 25th).
Akash Beletkar (7th) and Nikhil Bhosale (38th) added two more goals to the tally.
Hockey Lovers 5 (Swapnil Garsund 13th, 18th, 25th, Akash Beletkar 7th, Nikhil Bhosale 38th) bt CYB 1 (Nayanesh Durge 8th).
Railway Police 5 (Venkesh Devkar 7th, Amar kadam 38th, Sanket Sakpal) bt SRPF 2 (Sandesh More 9th, Mayur Patil 13th)
PC XI 8 (Aniket Gurav 15th, Taleb Shah 15th, 26th, 37th, 38th, Harsh Shindge 29th, 34th), Vinod Barumatikar 39th) bt Pune Magician 0.
FCI 4 (Chirag Mane 5th, Vanketash Kenchi 15th, Akash Pawar 19th, 25th) bt Khadki United 3 (Zeeshan Sahikh 18th, Anand Gaikwad 27th, Vineet Nimal 33rd).