Srinagar: The 1st phase of District Srinagar Premier League concluded today in four Sports disciplines viz a viz Football, Volleyball, Hockey and Kabbadi.
On last day of the competition two matches were played in football discipline at Synthetic Turf Football Stadium Srinagar. In the first match played between Arco FC and Food and supplies, Arco FC dominated most of the game and won the match by 2:0.
The second match of the day was played between Hyderya FC and Downtown Heroes FC. Both the teams played attacking football and the fans enjoyed and cheered for their favourite team. The match ended with the win for Downtown Heroes by 1:0 goals.
The league was inaugurated on 7th of December 2020 by Divisional Commissioner Kashmir. 30 matches were played in football, 15 matches in Volleyball, 15 matches in Kabaddi and 6 matches in Hockey.
In football J&K Bank and Kashmir Avengers FC qualified for Phase 2 of the League. In Volleyball Go Amir Elites, in Kabaddi Acme Sports Academy and in Hockey Badal Hockey Club qualified for second phase.
The players as well as supporters of all the disciplines appreciated the initiative taken by J&K Sport Council in conducting Premier League despite severe chilling weather conditions. It was nevertheless a treat for all participants to play in recently raised sports infrastructure.
J&K Sports Council is thankful to divisional and district administration Srinagar, J&K Police Srinagar, all concerned sports associations, Media Fraternity, Health Department, SMC and other agencies who extended their support in successful organization of the event smoothly.
Phase 2 Competition schedules shall be made public for spectators very soon.