Bengaluru University began their South Zone Inter-University Hockey Championship campaign on a positive note, beating Yogi Vemana University (Kadapa) here at the Hockey Stadium on Friday.
Chiranth Somanna (1st, 4th), Yathish Kumar B (2nd, 25th) and Pavan M (18th, 22nd) scored a brace each while Mohammed Fahad VA, Chelsea Medappa N and Hemanth Devaiah AJ contributed a goal each as the hosts registered a big 9-1 win.
In another game, JNTU Anantapur drubbed Davangere University 11-1.
Results: Bangalore University: 9 (Chiranth Somanna ND 1st, 14th, Yathish Kumar B 2nd, 25th, Pavan M 18th, 22nd, Mohammed Fahad VA 24th, Chelsea Medappa N 27th, Hemanth Devaiah AJ 41st) bt Yogivemana University, Kadapa: 1 (V Dinakar 12th).
JNTU, Ananthpuram: 11 (Aggasi 6th, 34th, Loknath 13th, Anji Naik 21st, 22nd, Umesh 29th, 42nd, 48th, Loknath 30th, 31st, 43rd) bt Davangere University: 1 (Nagaraj 14th).
Pondicherry University: 3 (Sandhuru S 19th, Hari Karan P 30th, 35th) bt Alagappa University: 2 (Vigneshwaran A 38th, Muthu Kumar K 49th).
Acharya Nagarjuna University: 8 (Sai Vineeth B 2nd, Siva B 9th, 34th, Gangadhar Reddy B 10th, 15th, Subramanyam P 26th, 42nd, 47th) bt Periyar University, Salem: 1 (Manoj Kumar 40th).
University of Mysore: 2 (Prakyath MC 16th, Ashik ED 19th) bt Krishna University: 0.
University of Kerala: 8 (Sreedev GB 3rd, Shahanul Shafas 13th, 15th, 31st, Hashik H 21st, Dilan Mathai 33rd, Aree Sabari VS 39th, Ajith VS 41st) bt RGUKT, AP.
JNTU, Hyderabad: 3 (Korpol Yashwanth Mudiraj 33rd, Manupati Praveen 35th, Talla Swaroop 40th) bt Kakatiya University: 1 (Amarnath 7th).
Thiruvallur University: 6 (Sivan P 4th, Tamil Venthan 24th, 46th, Barath H 29th, Raja Rajan BS 34th, Arun Kumar A 42nd) bt Palamuru University: 3 (S Pavan 14th, 30th, E Suresh 21st).
TNPESU: 7 (D Murugesh 5th, 11th min, K Rajaprasad 14th, D Prakash 19th, Yeshwanth AR 33rd min, Balakrishnan 36th, R Vignesh 38th) bt Satavahana University: 0.