Mangalore: City of Mangaluru, sees all types of games and sport regularly; fair facilities are created even a World class swimming pool. As our city gets 'smart' a group of youthful medics at the historical Fr.Muller's Medical College (FMMC) has advanced in organizing a Hockey tournament too as part of a mega event. This is well supported by the Director, management and alumni, enthusing the players. So,hockey buffs get set to have a gala day on February 22, Saturday.
It is seen that the following teams are in the fray and the games are going to be very interesting and close, soon hockey sticks will be seen all over the city it seems. The 20 teams that are set to participate as of now are : CMC Vellore 2 Teams, St. John's Bangalore 1 Team, BMC Bangalore 1 team, SDM Ayuveda 1team, Oxford 1 team, MSRIT 1 team, Nitte 2 teams, MIT 2 teams, KMC 2 teams, St. Aloysius 2 teams, SJEC 1 team, Mangalore University 1 team, WGSHA Manipal 2 teams, Father Muller's 1 team. Indeed it will prove to be a good start for hockey in the future in Mangaluru.