Amritsar, November 12 (UNI) Host Guru Nanak Dev University and Panjab University, Chandigarh moved ahead in Pool 'A' of the mens section of the All India Inter-Varsity Handball (Men and Women) Championship which opened here today.
In Women's section Calicut, GNDU and Nagarjuna University won their opening day matches.
In Pool 'A' (Men Section), Guru Nanak Dev University in a keenly contested encounter outmatched Kakatiya University, Warangal by 39-25. In another match of this Pool, Panjab University, Chandigarh defeated Osmania University, Hyderabad by 46-35.
In Pool 'A' of Women Section, Calicut University, Calicut in a one sided affairs beat MGU, Kottiyam by 21-20 while Guru Nanak Dev University trounced Kurukeshtra University, Kurukeshtra by 31-22.
In Pool 'B' Nagarjuna University outclassed Kaktiya University, Warangal by 26-03.