IIT Bombay-A had a rather fantastic start to the Day 2 of Aavhan, winning the cricket match against their own team-B by a whopping 75 runs. The 2nd semi final was an easy win for COEP winning by 1 wicket against Rizvi.
In football, both Vidyalankar Institute of Technology and VCET had a easy win 2-0 against BITS Goa and COEP respectively. Snattak, IITB won against IIT BHU 3-2 in the penalties. While IITB-A against TCET with a score 1-0.
Hockey Raighad became the first team to qualify for the semis by defeating IIT Kanpur 1-0. While Republicans Sports won 6-4 against Killedar XI, Lokhandwala HC won 4-0 against the Ordance Boys. The match between IITB and Jeevan Jyoti went into the penalties, the latter winning 3-1.
Andheri pool emerged as winners in water polo after defeating IIT Kanpur 6-4 in the finals.
The athletics event kickstarted today. It saw some rather jaw dropping runs and performances by various athletes.
Today was a day for the basketball fans! The day was filled with neck to neck matches, intense passion for the game and amazing showcase of skill and talent. IIT Bombay defeated IIT BHU with a whopping score of 72-32. While COEP, MIT Pune, BVP YM also emerging victorious in their closely fought matches. St. Andrews and Ruparel completely dominated their opponents winning 20-0 and 25-1 against Cummins College and VJTI respectively. While BVP and IIT B girls had a closely fought match with the former winning 33-29, the game of the day undoubtedly goes to the match between Poddar and K.C. College which went into overtime and later won 49-47.
IIT Bombay dominated the TT scenario for Day 2. While IIT B-A won against IIT BHU, IITB-B conquered MPSTME with Ratan Kirti advancing to the Men’s singles finals.
Volleyball girls concluded with IITB-A crushing Cummins in all 3 sets to win the Overall Championship. Boys matches IIT-BHU, SIT, IITB-A, IITB-B & SVPM won their respective matches, all advancing to the semis.
This was the brief of a fairly eventful Day 2, now let’s buckle up for the ever-enthralling finale of Aavhan.