New Delhi:  A high spirited ONGC defeated Air India 4 2 in a tie-breaker to lift the Lal Bahadur Shastri Men's Hockey tournament title at National Stadium in New Delhi on Saturday.

This is the second consecutive title win for the Nehru Hockey Cup winners ONGC.

During regulation time at Nehru stadium, both the teams were tied on 2-2. ONGC made a strong comeback and struck two consecutive goals without giving a single chance of breath to Air India in the tie-breaker.

For ONGC, both the goals were scored by Akash in 15th and 46th minute while Pramod and Gagan played amazingly to trounce Air India in the tie-breaker. 

Somanna in 30th and Vinod Pillay in 63rd scored goals for Air India.

(JPN/Bureau)