Once again they proved why Kalinga Lancers are unbeateable! Amazing performance against Dabang Mumbai Hockey Club in Hockey India League final. came out with a stupendous performance to defeat Dabang Mumbai 4-1 and clinch their maiden Hockey India League (HIL) title in Chandigarh on Sunday.
It was action-packed final & Kalinga team’s Australian forward Glenn Turner helped the Kalinga team to take a 2-0 lead with his 18th minute field goal while German great and Lancers captain Moritz Fuerste scored in the 30th minute to extend the lead to 3-0. The Lancers ruled the pitch with excellent display of skills and team work, and also bagged the ‘fair play trophy’. Kalinga Lancers skipper Moritz Fuerste of Germany, who has won three Olympic medals, converted two penalty corners and the team’s Australian import Glenn Turner scored a field goal to seal the issue. A field goal gets two points.
The long wait is over now for Kalinga & We’re now the Champion of Hockey India League and the team’s celebration shows how much they’re happy to win the league and to represent Odisha on international platform.