The Instruments Research & Development Establishment (IRDE), Dehradun, organised the DRDO North Zone Football Tournament-2002 during 11-13 November 2002. Teams from the Centre for Environment & Explosives Safety (CEES) and Solid State Physics Laboratory (sspl), both from Delhi; and Defence Electronics Applications Laboratory (DEAL) and Instruments Research & Development Establishment (IRDE) both from Dehradun participated in the tournament. The match was played on the league basis. The team from IRDE was the winner while the team from DEAL was the runner-up. The CEES and sspl teams were at the third and fourth position, respectively.