The third edition of the 5-a-side Saleh Ahmed SJBHS OBA Rink Hockey Tournament was held on 31 march, 2019. The tournament was a tremendous success, with high standards from players across three decades. Players included past internationals Anil Aldrin and Sandeep Somesh, as well as some of the youngest batches –2017 and 2019. Michael Bakes from the Batch of 1975 was the senor most player.
Batch registrations spanned 32 years while players spanned 44 years, a testimony to Josephite spirit: 1987, 1991, 1992, 1995, 1997, 2003, 2004, 2008, 2012, 2017, 2019, OBA mixed team.
Congratulations: 2004 (1st), 2008 (2nd)!
The OBA acknowledges support from Hockey Karnataka. Our grateful thanks to Rev Fr Clifford Sequeira for handing out the prizes.The OBA thanks Nadeem (Batch of 1971) for continued sponsorship of the Inter Batch Hockey Tournament.
We thank the organizing committee of Anil Aldrin, Sandeep Somesh, Naren, Rehan, Kaushal, Brian, Conrad, Francis Satish, Jay Prabhu, Vivek George, Reo Raymond, and Vikram Chugh for making the event a success for conducting a smooth and fun-filled tournament.