Haryana beats Uttar Pradesh in the finals of the inaugural Schools India Cup- Volleyball Championship organized by School Sports Promotion Foundation. Haryana outwitted Uttar Pradesh by 3-2 to win National Championship held at Atma Malik Education and Sports Complex, Ahmednagar District, Maharashtra. To grace the occasion of this final match, Indian Olympic Association Joint Secretary Shri Namdev Shirgaonkar was present at the venue.
Both the teams were very sharp in making points but Haryana was dominant from the very first set as the score was 25- 5. The second set was a tough battle as this time Uttar Pradesh won the set by 25- 21. The third set again went to Haryana 25- 17 and fourth set was won by Uttar Pradesh by 25- 19. However, Haryana showed its power in the final set and won the first SSPF Volleyball Championship by 3- 2.
In this National Championship, there were total 20 matches played in which both teams played 6 matches each. Haryana remained unbeaten by winning the finals whereas Uttar Pradesh won 5 out of its 6 matches.
Have a look at our Champions’ and Runners-up team-
HARYANA TEAM– Yougank Baliyan, Shubham Rana, Manish, Lavi Kumar, Mohit, Sourabh, Amit, Shekhar Turan, Sombir, Sawan Kumar, Naman Choudhary, Ashish Kumar.
UTTAR PRADESH TEAM– Aditya Kumar, Mohd. Naved Aslam, Mohd. Farman, Pouroosh Nain, Vishu Pundir, Mohd. Hashim, Mohd. Asif, Aman Kumar, Aniket Panwar, Salim Ali, Mohd. Asad Javed, Vasu Kumar.