|JAMMU, Feb 8: Jammu and Kashmir defeated Chhattisgarh in opening group match in the 40th Sub-Junior National Volleyball Championship for (boys & girls) which began at Chirava, Rajasthan, on Thursday.|
Earlier, Shabir Ahmed, Shahid Majeed, Umar Majeed and Pushpinder Singh remained in limelight for their superb display of spikes and blocks thus made it a straight 3-0 (25-18, 25-18, 25-20) win against Chhattisgarh.
As per the reports reaching here, placed in group-D, J&K boys shall now meet opponents from Rajasthan, Delhi, Haryana, Jharkhand and Telangana in the league round.
Meanwhile, in girls section, J&K lost to Kerala in straight 3-0 (25-7, 25-13, 25-7) sets. Now, in their next outings, J&K girls shall meet Uttar Pradesh, Delhi, Bihar and Maharashtra in Pool-D.
The teams are accompanied by Mohd Tariq and Aashiq Hussain as boys and girls coaches respectively.
Patron-in-Chief Volleyball Association of J&K, Raj Daluja, President, Sidharth Daluja and other office bearers sent their good wishes to J&K boys team, manager and coach for excellent performance in the opening match. They also wished the boys and girls team for better performance in subsequent matches.
News Updated at : Friday, February 9, 2018