I-Day football updates

Sun, Aug 11, 2019

Sikkim Police entered the semi-finals of Independence Day football tournament at Rangpo. They defeated ARC Shillong in tie-breaker today.
Likewise, a Pune team defeated NYC Siliguri 3-0 in another quarter-final.

TYA Kalimpong defeated Jorethang FC 3-1 in a quarter-final match at Jorethang. Bharat Tamang was named as man of the match.
GJSC Darjeeling will take on Truck Drivers Association Jorethang on Sunday.

Jojo FC Burtuk defeated Himalayan FC 2-0 goals to progress into the semi-finals of junior boys’ football tournament at Pakyong.
In the senior men's open tournament, SXS White defeated Gangtok FC 6-1. Anil Rai of SXS White was adjudged man of the match.

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