Kandy’s Young Star Sports Club wins inter-club hockey

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Young Stars Sports Club one of the oldest clubs in Kandy emerged as inter club hockey champions when they edged out Old Kingswoodians after extra time in the final. 

After full time scores were dead locked at 2-all and it was in extra time Young Stars SC managed to score the winning goal through B Gamage who had also scored earlier as well. Other goal was scored by S. Wijewardene. For the Old Kingswoodians it was M.Mulafar and S.K. Obeyasekara who scored the goals. 

Young Stars SC beat Young Wanders 1/0 and Old Kingswoodians beat University of Peradeniya 8/0 in the two semi final encounters.

In the play off for third place saw Peradeniya University beating Young Wanders SC to secure third slot in the tournament. (SJ)