Goa Police Sports Cell holds volleyball tourney


Coastal/Security/CID/Traffic units/QRT (Eagle Commandos) PTS beat 1st IRB 14-25, 26-24, 25-12, 23-25, 15-25 in the finals to emerge champions at the first Goa Police Inter District/Unit Volleyball tournament, organised by Goa Police Sports Cell, and held at PHQ Ground, here from February 16 to 19. 
Winning team received cash prize of Rs 10,000 and trophy.
Rohan Ekke and Prashant Shetty were impressive for the winners, while Mahesh Parabh gave his best performance for the runners-up 1st NRB.
Besides, two finalists six other teams — North District, South District, 2nd IRBn Goa, GRP Altinho, DGP Reserve and PHQ/SPCR & Other Units — participated in the tournament.
Earlier both the team were introduced to DGP Mr Kishan Kumar (IPS), SP (Sports), Mr Vijay Singh (IPS) and Dy SP (Sports) Mr Vaman P Tari.
Kailash Ballikar (DGP Reserve) was adjudged the player of the tournament, while Arvind Shetye (Coastal/Security/CID/Traffic units/QRT (Eagle Commandos) PTS) was chosen as Best Lifter. Prashant Shetye (Coastal/Security/CID/Traffic units/QRT (Eagle Commandos) PTS was awarded Best Smasher trophy. [NT]