Patna: Only two matches were played on Thursday due to rain in the League cum Knock Out Kho-Kho League for Men at Acharya Sudarshan Patna Central School here on Thursday.
Star India defeated the Brave Bulls by a margin of 39 points. Ashwini Ranjan, Vinak Kumar and Rohit showed excellent performances in this match. Ashwini Ranjan was given the Player of the Match award.
In another match, Fearless Fighters defeated the Eagles Angels by a margin of 9 points. Ashwini Kumar, Vishal performed brilliantly. The man of the match in this match was Rishav Kumar.
Star India team, playing in Pool A in this league, have won all three of its matches played so far and has 6 points. Fearless Fighters, playing in Pool B, have also scored 6 points after playing three matches. Both these teams have secured qualification to reach the semi-finals.
Neeraj Kumar Pappu, general secretary of Kho-Kho Association of Bihar, said that the match was disrupted due to rain, due to which the match could not be played as per schedule on December 7. He said that the league will now conclude on December 9.