FHSS (Varanasi) in last eight

NEW DELHI: Faculty of Humanity and Social Sciences, Varanasi, pipped Gurukul Kangri College, Haridwar 2-1 to book a berth in the quarterfinals of the SAIL 14th Nehru Champion Colleges hockey tournament at the Shivaji Stadium here on Saturday.

Ashish Kumar Singh and Vineet Singh scored for the Varanasi team. Rajender Yadav found the target for the Haridwar team. In another match, Jawaharlal Nehru College, Bhopal, beat Rourkela Municipal College, Bhopal, 6-1. Irfan Ali (2), Osaf-Ur-Rehman (2), Mazhar Kamal and Shabaz Khan scored for the winner. Prasant Kure scored for the loser.

Faculty of Arts and Education, Annamalai Nagar, held Kirori Mal College, Delhi, to a 1-1 draw. Naveen Kumar put the Delhi team ahead in the 15th minute and T. Somuraj equalised for the Annamalai Nagar team in the 55th minute. Special Correspondent