Jammu: On the third day of Jammu district Premier Volleyball League being organized by J&K Sports Council in collaboration with Volleyball Association of J&K four matches were played today at play field Shastri Nagar Jammu. In all top six teams of Jammu district are in fray in this prestigious league being conducted in J&K UT for the first time for four identified games including volleyball.
In this championship many players have already represented J&K in various national championships. Jammu district volleyball teams come from border areas namely Plawanwala, Allah, Akhnoor, Selehar besides local teams are displaying their skills of the game for clinching Jammu district volleyball league championship in the first phase.
Vijay Kumar Magotra, General Secretary Volleyball Association of J&K was the chief guest and interacted with players, teams, officials on the occasion. Amongst other dignitaries Kuldeep Magotra, Associate Secretary VFI/CEO Volleyball Association of J&K, R. C Sharma Treasure of Volleyball Association of J&K, Veena Kumari member of Jammu Volleyball Association, Rajeev Dogra volleyball coach SAI, Sardar Gurdev Singh Randhawa Kupwara District Volleyball Association, Dalbir Mehta manager play field Shastri Nagar, Inder Paul Singh weight lifting coach of JKSC graced the function.
Ashok Singh, Divisional Sports Officer JKSC who is nominated as nodal officer for the purpose, supervised the event.
Today’s matches were officiated by a panel of VFI National Referees Bawana Sharma, Amarjeet Singh, Aashiq Hussain, Mulak Raj Sharma and Imtiaz Ahmed. The results of the matches are as under:
Match no. 1 – Allah Volleyball Club beat Pinto Club Akhnoor by 3-2 sets, score 21-25, 25-20, 25-17, 18-25 and 15-11.
Match no. 2 – Pinto Club Jammu beat Trikuta Salehar by 3-0 sets , score 25-18,25-11,25-19.
Match no. 3 – Border Lines Planwala beat Jammu Spikers by 3-0 sets , scores 25-18,25-20,25-17.
Match no. 4 – Border Lion Planwala beat Pinto Club Akhnoor by 3-0 sets score 25-11,25-18,25-16.