Kupwara Rugby championship concludes


KUPWARA, The 2nd district Kupwara Rugby 7’s championship organized by district Kupwara Rugby association concluded at Government Higher secondary school, Kupwara on Thursday.

Around 20 teams hailing from all over district took part in the tournament. The winners and runners-up teams got berth in the State championship that is scheduled to be held at Bakshi Stadium here in December.

The Organizing Secretary of the event, Aadil Manzoor Peer said that our team will perform better in the State championship and we hope that players from our district will get berth for the national and International championships in near future.

In under-19 boys, Wolfpack Rugby Club (Regipora) defeated Red Bulls Dedikote by 3-1 in final while as in Under-17 boys, Lion Hearts Rugby Club (Sohipora) defeated Shahwali Spartianz (Drugmulla) by 4-0 in the final.

In Under-14 boys, Halmatpora Spartianz(Halmatpora) defeated Trehgam Worriers (Trehgam) by 2-1 in final.