Chennai lad shines in Indian Junior Hockey team

By NT Bureau Published on Jul 05, 2018 01:36 PM IST

Chennai: Indian Junior Hockey team won the gold medal in Hockey at the South Asia Youth Rural games by defeating Bhutan 2-0. A total of five nations - India, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Pakistan and Nepal participated in the competition which was held from 24 to 26 June.

Chennai boy, Pranav Balaji, son of Shankara Nethralaya employee, Udhayakumar was the goal-keeper of the victorious Indian team and upon return, praises are pouring in for the gold-medal winning team.