SRINAGAR: Winter Sports Club Shakar Chiktan lifted the 10th CEC Ice Hockey Cup defeating Friends Pashkum by 7 goals.
Captain Shabir Shah was adjudged man of the match and won prize money of Rs 50,000 and Asgar Ali of Friends Pashkum was adjudged as man of the Series.
The runner-up team Friends Pashkum won the runner-up trophy and prize money of Rs 30,000.
Speaking on the award distribution ceremony acting CEC LAHDC Kargil Advocate Mohammad Amir, said that the youth of Kargil should opt for sports like Ice Hockey, Archery and Horse Polo as Profession.
Amir Congratulated the winner and runner-up teams and assured the players of better infrastructure facility for the players in Kargil.
Later he distributed medals and prizes amongst the winner and runner-up teams. The Chief Guest also distributed Certificates amongst the participants of the recently held Basic Ice Hockey Camp at Khree Sultan Choo Sports Stadium.
The tournament was organized by District Youth Service and Sports Department at Khree Sultan Choo Ice Hockey Rink Kargil, in which 8 teams participated.
On this occasion Advisor to CEC Haji Mohammad Shafi, SSP Kargil T Gyalpo, Additional Deputy Commissioner Kargil Imteeyaz Ahmad Kacho, Dy SP Ishtiyaq Ahmad Kacho and other district officers and a large number of spectators were also present.