Here, a personal & direct report from our dear friend Mrinal Naugin:
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The Indian Floorball Federation Organised the International Floorball Development Seminar , 3rd Federation Cup ( 20 Teams ) and 9th Junior Nationals ( 36 Teams ) - in which Mr. Sara Vanan from Singapore was present as a trainer and Tournament Observer by IFF.
This Was the First ever tournament of Floorball in INDIA which was Played in a Indoor Hall at Kehloor Indoor Stadium, Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh, India. In this tournament Dr. Prabhat Kumar, President, InFF announced a cash prize of Rs.7500/- for the Best players and Rs.5000/- for the Rising Stars in the tournament.
There was lots of media present and the matches will be televised on the National Sports Channel "DD Sports". And the tournament was ended with an announcement that the senior Nationals in Feburary 2015 will be held in "Tyag Raj Indoor Stadium" which was used in the Common Wealth Games.
With the Efforts of Dr. Pradeep Singh, Secretary General, InFF this tournament was a Huge Success.
Final Positions of the Senior Teams Were...
Men: Section Delhi Madhya Pradesh Uttrakhand
Women: Section Delhi Himachal Pradesh Uttrakhand
Men Best Player of the Tournament: Mrinal Naugain ( Delhi )
Rising Star of the Tournament: Shivam Gulati ( Delhi )
Best Goalie of the Tournament: Anshuman Singh ( Delhi )
Women Best Player of the Tournament: Sangeeta Rathi ( Delhi )
Best Goalie of the Tournament: Roshini Singh ( Delhi )
Boys: Punjab Hariyana Jharkhand
Girls: Himachal Pradesh Punjab Jharkhand