On 7th July 2022, we witnessed some of the most exciting moments in the very first inter-house 3×3 football tournament. Two teams from each house (Alpha, Beta, Gamma, & Delta) and a knockout format got the players pushing their limits. A rolling trophy which will be circulated in this annual
event has promised to be a stunner every season. With the university team getting all geared up for
the new academic year; the Westfordians got their shot at the best of testing their decision-making
& teamwork skills. The tournament was held at our brand new Al Zahia sports arena, with music to
keep the crowd on their toes, it was a day to be cherished for a long time.
The semi-finals were played between Alpha A vs Gamma A & Beta A vs Alpha B, their respective scores as below:
Alpha A Vs. Gamma A: 5 – 1
The Alpha A team steering their way through into the finals, Gamma even with a tough attack was unable to break the Alpha master class defense.
Beta A Vs. Alpha B: 5 – 3
With Beta A cruising into the final, the other 2 teams would battle it out for the 3rd place.
The third place game between Gamma A & Alpha B was no less than a nail-biting finish. Gamma A won the bronze medal in a tight finish of 4 – 3. The final was a simple one-sided game between Alpha A vs Beta A: where the Alpha A’s truly stole the show in taking away the winning trophy with a winning score of 10– 0. Their star player Aniket Shahani (HND sports student) was given the “Player of the Tournament” award for scoring 8+ goals throughout the competition, 6 of which were scored in the final.