Kandy Whites, Kingswood SC hockey champions
Aug 31, 2010 8:00:00 PM - aussieindolanka.com
Kandy Whites (Women) and Kingswood Sports Club (Men’s) became champions at the inaugural Men and Women seven-a-side hockey championship organized by the University of Peradeniya and worked off at Peradeniya.
In the men’s final Kingswood Sports Club scored a hard fought 2-1 win over Peradeniya Sports Club after leading 1-0 at the breather.
The champion Kingswood sports club obtained both their goals through M. Mulaffer. Peradeniya SC obtained their solitary goal through S. Tharindu.
Indika Jayawardena and Duminda Fernando umpired. In the semi finals, Peradeniya Sports Club beat Kingswood Old Boys 2-1 and Kingswood Sports Club beat Peradeniya University 2-0.
A total of 12 teams participated in the tournament for men.
In the competition for women Kandy Whites beat Essence Sports Club, Kandy 2-0 in a controversial final which had to be abandoned after 4 minutes of play.