Suryamaninagar (Agartala), Mar. 9 (ANI): The East Zone and All India Inter University Volleyball Competition for men was recently held in the Tripura University campus.
This is for the first time that such a huge event has been organised in the university which has the states lone synthetic volleyball court.
In all, 45 universities, including 25 from the East Zone and 15 all India, took part in the championship.
Tripura University Vice Chancellor Professor Anjan Kumar Ghosh along with Arjuna Awardee volley ball player Dr. Dalel Singh Chauhan who is also the Directorate of Sports of Kurukshetra University welcomed the players at the final.
Students and sport lovers were highly enthusiastic being able to witness the big event from where many national players were selected.
In the final of the All India inter university competition both the teams of the last year final were again fighting this year for the championship. There was tough fight and audience enjoyed the game.
The result was the reverse of the last year and previous runners Chennai-based SRM University defeated Kurukshetra University which was champion last year.
The score was 25-19, 21-25, 25-23, 20-25, 25-12 and won the all-India inter-university men’s volleyball tournament. (ANI)