Lalmuanawma performed a hat-trick as Government High School, Kawnpui, Mizoram, made the semifinals with a 4-2 victory over Birsa Munda Vidyapitha, Rourkela, in the 31st Nehru sub-junior hockey tournament at the Shivaji Stadium here on Sunday.
The results: VSA Senior Secondary School, Khera Garhi, Delhi, 5 (Arun 2, Ashish Sharawat 2, own goal) bt Army Boys Sports Company, BRC, Danapur 1 (Sameer Minz).
Government High school, Kawnpui, Mizoram, 4 (Lalmuanawma 3, Lalrinawma) bt Birsa Munda Vidyapitha, Rourkela, 2 (Sibren Lakra, Pratap Lakra).
Malwa Khalsa Senior Secondary School, Ludhiana, 4 (Gagandeep Singh, Mehar Singh, Varinder Singh, own goal) bt CM Anglo Bengali Inter College, Varanasi, 2 (Suraj Singh, Rahul Kumar). — Special Correspondent