The Hockey Carnival on Grass 2015 was held at the Anderson School playing field on Saturday, September 26. The event was organised by the Andersonians Club (TAC) Ipoh for the third consecutive year.
Thirteen teams took part in the year’s tournament in three categories namely, Men’s Open, Men’s Veteran and Ladies’ Open.
In the Men’s Open Category, Ipoh City Council won first place defeating Anderson Old Boys 2-0. In the Men’s Veteran Category, Anderson Old Boys beat Ipoh Lads Hockey Club 1-0 to emerge champion. In the Ladies’ Open Category, UiTM Silver Lions defeated Andersonian Girls 2-0 to take top honours. The winners received trophies and cash prizes.
“The number of teams has been increasing each year. It’s fun playing hockey on grass like the good old days. I wish to thank the management committee of TAC for the support given to make this tournament a success,” said tournament organiser, S. Ramanieswaran.