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Hockey Tiruvallur Premier League announces ₹25,000 cash prize for exciting "Dragflicking" contest.

Hockey Tiruvallur Premier League is set to introduce a thrilling "dragflicking" contest open to all drag flickers from across India. This contest will be the first of its kind to be held during the league and will feature a cash prize of Rs 25000 and free biomechanics assessment at the state-of-the-art biomechanics lab at Sri Ramachandra Centre for Sports Science in Porur. The venue of the league, Sri NPV Ramasamy Udayar Hockey Centre, is located on the same campus as the lab.

"We are excited to bring this unique contest to the Hockey Tiruvallur Premier League. The drag-flick is an integral part of the game, and we are expecting some top-quality players to take part in this contest," said Padmashri V Baskaran, former captain of the Indian hockey team.

Tournament Director Mohammed Muneer added, "We are confident that this contest will add an extra layer of excitement to the already thrilling tournament. We look forward to witnessing some spectacular performances by drag flickers."

The contest will be assessed by Dr. Sishir, a research scholar in hockey drag-flick biomechanics at the university. He will assess the speed and accuracy of the drag-flick using world-class technology available at Sri Ramachandra Centre for Sports Science.

"We are thrilled to be a part of this event and to be able to provide state-of-the-art biomechanics assessment to the winner of the contest.

This will be a great opportunity for the winner to improve their skills and take their game to the next level," said Dr. Sishir. Click here to view the exciting biomechanics study he does at CSS

Dr. Prakash Ayyadurai, President of Hockey Tiruvallur, and Secretary Prabakaran also expressed their excitement about the contest. "We believe this contest will be a great opportunity for drag flickers to showcase their special skills. We look forward to welcoming participants from all over India," they said in a joint statement.

The nationwide "dragflicking" contest promises to be an exciting event that will showcase the best drag flickers in the country. So, grab your sticks and head to Sri NPV Ramasamy Udayar Hockey Centre to take part in this exciting contest.


To register for the "dragflicking" contest, an online registration form will be sent to players via social media on March 28th. Players who are interested in participating can fill out the form and submit it online. For more information on the registration process & more, interested players can contact Mr. Rajendran at +91 9789251184, the Treasurer of Hockey Tiruvallur.

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26 thg 3, 2023

Great initiative. Great going Team Tiruvalur / SRMC . May some real talent emerge out .

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