Defending runners-up Usha KC and 10-time champions Abahani notched massive victories on the opening day of the Green Delta Insurance Premier Division Hockey League at the Maulana Bhasani Hockey Stadium yesterday. Usha thrashed Dhaka Wanderers Club by 9-1 goals, thanks to a treble from Penalty corner specialist Mamunur Rahman Chayan. In the second match, Abahani breezed past Azad Sporting Club by 5-1, thanks to a brace from Ashraful Islam and a goal each from Sheikh Mohammed Nannu, Rumman Sarker and Pushkor Khisa Mimo. Sohanur Rahman pulled one back for Azad.
12:00 AM, January 19, 2014 / LAST MODIFIED: 01:53 AM, March 08, 2015