I-Day football updates


Sun, Aug 11, 2019

RANGPO
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.

JORETHNAG
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.

PAKYONG
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.


Area: 7096 Sq Km
Capital:Gangtok
Altitude: 5,840 ft
Population: 6.10 Lakhs
Topography: Hilly terrain elevation from 600 ft. to over 28,509 ft above sea level
Climate:
Summer: Max- 21°C ; Min – 13°C
Winter: Max -13°C ; Min – 0.48°C
Rainfall: 325 cm per annum
Language Spoken: Nepali, Bhutia, Lepcha, Tibetan, English, Hindi