Kerala hockey and Central Reserve Police Force qualified for the final match after defeating Bengaluru Hockey Association and Steel Plant Sports Board respectively.
In the first semi-final, Kerala Hockey defeated Bengaluru Hockey Association with 2-0. KM Arya scored the first goal for Kerala in the first 10 minutes and also proved to be a strong defender. In the third quarter, Kerala hockey displayed fine attacking through Anju Shaji by scoring two goals in the first 40 minutes.
In the second semi-final, CRPF took on Steel Plant Sports Board by 3-0. CRPF scored their first goal in the 3rd minute through Siddhi Singh and Priya Rai led in the second quarter in the 21st minute.
Steel Plants effort to make a comeback in the second quarter went in vain. CRPF scored the third goal through Pricilia Tirkey in 58th minute to win by 3-0.
Bengaluru Hockey Association and Steel Plant Sports Board will fight for Bronze today 6:00 pm. (ANI)