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Army Red team won the 72nd Inter-Services Volleyball Championship


PRESS INFORMATION BUREAU (DEFENCE WING)

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

 

Army Red team won the 72nd Inter-Services Volleyball Championship

 

Secunderabad, 22 Nov 2022

 

           

The closing ceremony of the prestigious 72nd Inter Services Volleyball Championship for the year 2022-23 was conducted at Eagles Indoor Volleyball Stadium, 1 EME Centre, Secunderabad on 22 November 2022 in which two teams of Indian Army (Army Red and Army Green), one each of the Indian Navy and one team of Indian Air Force have participated. The Army Red team emerged victorious with a set score of 3-1 (25-21, 19-25, 25-17, 26-24).

 

Brigadier K Somashankar, Officiating GOC, Telangana and Andhra Sub Area graced the Closing ceremony as the Chief guest and presented the Medals to Army Green Team, the runner up and the Inter-Services Volleyball Championship trophy and Medals to the Army Red Team. The Indian Navy team Secured 3rd position and the Indian Air Force team stood in 4th position in the tournament.

 

Brigadier Suresh G, Commandant, 1 EME Centre Inaugurated the Championship on 19 Nov 2022.  A total of Six matches were conducted from 19 to 22 Nov 2022 on a league cum knock-out basis. The Championship aimed to inculcate competition spirit and sportsmanship amongst defence personnel and to select the Services team for the tentatively 71st Senior National Volleyball Championship.

 

The Army Volleyball Node was established at 1 EME Centre in the year 2003 and since then responsible for the training and maintenance of the Indian Army Volleyball Services team is with 1 EME Centre. The players have participated in various National & International Championships and proved their mettle.

 

KBT/BSK/EME/22112022


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Brig K Somashankar, SM, Officiating GOC, Telangana and Andhra Sub Area, with Army Red team, the winners of 72nd Inter-Services Volleyball Championship trophy at 1 EME Centre, Secunderabad on 22 Nov 2022.

Action-packed final match of 72nd Inter-Services Volleyball Championship 2022-23 played between Army Red and Army Green teams at 1 EME Centre, Secunderabad on 22 Nov 2022.

Action-packed final match of 72nd Inter-Services Volleyball Championship 2022-23 played between Army Red and Army Green teams at 1 EME Centre, Secunderabad on 22 Nov 2022.

Action-packed final match of 72nd Inter-Services Volleyball Championship 2022-23 played between Army Red and Army Green teams at 1 EME Centre, Secunderabad on 22 Nov 2022.

Brig K Somashankar, SM, Officiating GOC, Telangana and Andhra Sub Area, presenting the 72nd Inter-Services Volleyball Championship trophy to the winning team, Army Red at 1 EME Centre, Secunderabad on 22 Nov 2022.

Army Red team (winners) and Army Green team (runners) in a jubilant mood at the closing ceremony of the 72nd Inter-Services Volleyball Championship held at 1 EME Centre, Secunderabad on 22 Nov 2022.