Report by Orissa Diary correspondent; Bhubaneswar: To popularize Volley Ball amongst young sports lovers of Orissa, East Coast Railway is organizing All India Railway Volley Ball Tournament at Bhubaneswar under the auspices of East Coast Railway Sports Association (ECoRSA).
ECoR has done special arrangements like proper lighting to arrange flood light tournament, made temporary gallery for the visitors and sports lovers to enjoy the tournaments having beautiful decoration etc. The youngsters can learn many tips from the national and international level plyers during the tournament.
Today 04 matches have been played in the morning. Northern Railway (NR), New Delhi beat North Western Railway (NWR), Jaipur by 3-0 sets (25-15, 25-17 & 25-23 points), Southern Railway (SR), Chennai beat South Eastern Railway (SER), Kolkata by 3-0 sets (25-17, 27-25 & 25-20 points), North Frontier Railway (NFR), Guwahati beat Railway Board (RB), New Delhi by 3-0 sets (25-10, 25-12 & 25-09 points) and South Western Railway (SWR), Hubli beat South East Central Railway (SECR) by 3-0 sets (25-16, 25-17 & 25-23 points).
During the evening session, Diesel Locomotive Works (DLW) beat Central Railway(CR) Mumbai by 3-1 set (17-25, 25-21, 25-23 and 25-20 points), South Central Railway(SCR) Secunderabad beat North Frontier (NFR) Guwahati by 3-0 set, Integral Coach Factory(ICF) Chennai beat West Central Railway (WCR) Jaipur by 3-0 set and Western Railway (WR) Mumbai beat Eastern Railway(ER) Kolkata by 3-1 set.
Another matches between East Coast Railway vs North Western Railway, East Central Railway vs South east Central Railway is continuing till now. similarly, in women wing East Coast Railway vs South Eastern Railway is also continuing.