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Customs & WAPDA make it to the final of 36th National Junior Hockey Championship
Customs and WAPDA defeated their respective opponents to book their places in the final of National Junior Hockey Championship 2019 at National Hockey Stadium, Lahore.
Customs and WAPDA defeated their respective opponents to book their places in the final of National Junior Hockey Championship 2019 at National Hockey Stadium in Lahore.
In the first semifinal, a solitary goal of the match by forward Sami in the 48th minute helped Customs to edge out a fighting Punjab-A side.
Sami cashed in on a field attempt to find the cage for the match-winner.
Though, Customs were expecting to win with a bigger margin considering their form throughout the event, the way Punjab encountered their fiery attacks was a treat to watch. However, the latter failed to stop Sami.
WAPDA also edged out Sui Southern Gas Company 1-0 in the highly charged match in which two professional teams were fighting for supremacy.
WAPDA finally earned the winner through Ali Aziz, who capitalised on a field effort in the 60th minute to score the goal that took his side to the final.