Athletic

Premier Hockey: Mariner YC maintains all-win run beating Abahani

The Club Cup champions Dhaka Mariner YC maintained their all-win record in the Green Delta Insurance Premier Division Hockey League beating former champions Dhaka Abahani by 1-0 goal at the Maulana Bhasani National Stadium here on Monday.

After goalless first three quarters, Fazle Hossain Rabbi scored the match-winner for Arambagh outfit Mariners in the 52nd minute of the 4th and last quarter (1-0).

With the day’s feat, former league champions Dhaka Maringer Youngs Club topped league table securing full 33 points from 11 matches.

With the day’s first defeat, Dhaka Abahani Limited went down to the 2nd slot with 27 points from 10 encounters with one match in hand against Dhaka Mohammedan.

In the day’s other match, defending champions Dhaka Mohammedan SC outplayed Ajax Sc by 6-0 goals at the same venue Monday afternoon.

Mohammedan shared the 2nd slot with Abahani collecting 27 points from 10 matches.

Source: United News of Bangladesh