Premier Division Hockey: Hard-fought victory for Usha


Title aspirants Usha Krira Chakra earned a hard-fought 3-2 victory over Ajax Sporting Club in the day’s lone match of the Green Delta Insurance Premier Division Hockey League at the Moulana Bhashani National Hockey Stadium on Wednesday.
Ajax had a 2-1 goals lead in the first half.
Krishna Kumar of Usha Krira Chakra put his team ahead by a field goal in the second minute of the play.
Rahat of Ajax Sporting Club equalized the margin capitalizing a penalty corner in the 10th minute of the match.
Babor of Ajax Sporting Club doubled the margin by a field goal in the 23rd minute of the game.
After the lemon-break, Mainul of Usha Krira Chakra leveled the margin by a field goal in the 37th minute of the clash.
Rimon Kumar of Usha Krira Chakra scored the match-winning goal in the 39th minute of the encounter.
Today Abahani Limited will meet Sadharan Bima at 3.00 pm at the same venue.