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KGS Hockey Academy Clinches Victory, Crowned Champions of the First Edition of TPL


In a gripping finale of the Tiruvallur Premier League, KGS Hockey Academy emerged victorious with a thrilling 2-1 triumph over Moscow Magic. The match was a true display of skill, determination, and relentless pursuit of glory.


Right from the start, both teams showcased their attacking intent, creating numerous scoring opportunities. KGS Hockey Academy drew first blood in the 12th minute when Ranjit found the back of the net with a powerful field goal. The early lead injected confidence into the KGS players, who continued to press forward, seeking to extend their advantage.


However, Moscow Magic responded swiftly, showing their resilience and attacking prowess. In the 14th minute, Suresh Babu showcased his scoring ability, leveling the scoreline with a well-executed field goal. The match intensified as both teams fought tooth and nail to gain the upper hand.


With the scoreboard reading 1-1, the tension in the air was palpable. The players showcased exceptional skill, executing brilliant passes, and displaying remarkable stickwork. The battle for supremacy in midfield became the highlight of the match, with players from both teams fighting for every inch of space.


In the 25th minute, KGS Hockey Academy struck a decisive blow. B P Somanna showcased his expertise and composure as he found the back of the net with a clinical field goal. The crowd erupted with joy as KGS took the lead, knowing that Moscow Magic would now have to fight tooth and nail to level the score.


As the match progressed, Moscow Magic launched relentless attacks in search of an equalizer. Their players exhibited exceptional skills, weaving through the KGS defense and creating dangerous opportunities. However, the KGS defenders stood tall, showcasing resilience and determination to protect their lead.

In the end, KGS Hockey Academy's defensive prowess and ability to capitalize on scoring opportunities proved decisive. They held on to their lead until the final whistle, securing a hard-fought 2-1 victory over Moscow Magic.


The players, coaches, and fans of KGS Hockey Academy erupted in jubilation, celebrating their well-deserved victory. The team's relentless effort, tactical acumen, and exceptional teamwork played a crucial role in their triumph.

After the match, we caught up with Olympian Thirumalvalavan, the coach of KGS Hockey Academy, who expressed his pride in the team's performance. He commended their resilience, discipline, and determination, highlighting the importance of teamwork in achieving success.


On the other side, the coach of Moscow Magic, Owner Dr Prakash Ayyadurai, acknowledged the valiant efforts of his team. Despite falling short in the final, he praised their fighting spirit and never-say-die attitude throughout the tournament.



The grand finale of the Tiruvallur Premier League showcased the best of hockey, thrilling fans with its intensity and competitive spirit. The remarkable display of skill, passion, and sportsmanship by both teams will be remembered for years to come.


As the curtains fall on this extraordinary edition of the Tiruvallur Premier League, we applaud the teams, coaches, organizers, and fans for making it a memorable journey. The league has undoubtedly elevated the profile of hockey in the region and inspired aspiring players to dream big.


Congratulations to KGS Hockey Academy for their sensational victory, and kudos to Moscow Magic for their outstanding performance. The Tiruvallur Premier League has once again proven to be a celebration of hockey, showcasing the true spirit of the game.

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SMS
SMS
Jun 12, 2023

Well organised in the week end. Comfortable to all the participants. Expecting more and more from the Organisers. Three cheers to the organizers. Good luck 😃😃🤞🤞


R S SURYA PRAKASH.

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