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Dominant Mariners beat Mohammedan

  • Sports Correspondent
  • 13 November, 2021 12:00 AM
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Dominant Mariners beat Mohammedan

Mariner Young’s Club continued their unbeaten run in the ongoing Premier Division Hockey League as they defeated reigning champions Mohammedan Sporting Club by 5-2 goals during their 10th match at the Maulana Bhashani National Hockey Stadium on Friday.

Milon Hossain, Pradeep Mor, Tasin Ali, Abhishek and Fazla Hossain Rabby scored one each for Mariner in the 9th, 13th, 17th, 43rd and 50th minute respectively while Ashraful Islam and Sunil Vitalacharya netted one each for MSC in the 2nd and 9th minute respectively.

The match was delayed for half an hour after both teams were involved in a dispute over the tents. Later, the match officials controlled the whole situation and ran the match successfully.

With this victory, Mariners also consolidated the top slot with 30 points from 10 matches. In the day’s other match, Abahani Limited beat Sonali Bank by 4-1 goals at the same venue.

Pushkor Khisa Mimo scored two goals in the 3rd and 24th minute while Arshad Hossain and Md Aleem Bilal added one each for Abahani.

Md Mehedi Hasan scored the consolation goal for Sonali Bank in the 47th minute.

After the win, Abahani are now in second place with 27 points while Mohammedan are in third place with 24 points.