Club Cup Hockey: Dhaka Abahani face Mariner Youngs’ Saturday in final

Dhaka Abahani and Mariner Youngs’ Club reached the final of the SIBL Club Cup Hockey Tournament 2021, eliminating their rivals in the semifinals at the Maulana Bhashani National Stadium Thursday.

The teams will play the final Saturday at 3pm at the same venue.

In the day’s semifinal, Dhaka Abahani thrashed Sonali Bank 7-2.

Belimappa Baharan scored three goals in the 7th, 13th and 59th minutes, while Pushkar Kisha Mimo, Naimuddin, Mehrab Hossain Shamin and Khorshed struck one each for Abahani.

Rocky scored two goals for Sonali Bank.

In the day’s other semifinal, Mariner Youngs’ Club got a walkover against Dhaka Mohammedan and was later declared the winner by 2-0 goals as per league bye-laws.

Source: United News of Bangladesh