E. Rly make cluster final
Eastern Railway Wednesday entered the final of the cluster meet of the IFA, beating Peerless 4-1 in the first semi-final at Barasat’s Vidyasagar Stadium.
Mohammed Fareed scored twice, while Somnath Pramanik and Kuntal Biswas scored for the winners. Babu Das Podder reduced the margin for Peerless.
In Saturday’s final Eastern Railway meet the winners of Thursday’s other semi-final, between Ever-Ready and Railway FC.
In the IFA league’s fifth division Wednesday Behala’s Dinabrata Ghosh scored four goals, including a hattrick, in their 4-1 victory over Moitree Sangha.
In the same match Biswajit Singh of Moitree was marched out for rough play.
Sinthee Roypara CCC won Wednesday’s under-13 cricket meet final, beating Sinthee Milan Samity by four wickets.
Brief scores: Sinthee Milan 191 (Arnab Mitra 69; Utpal Mahapatro 4/30). Sinthee RCCC 192/6 (Mahapatro 75 n.o,.; D Naskar 3/43).
TODAY IN SPORT
FOOTBALL: Cluster meet semis — Ever-Ready vs RFC (Howrah Municipal Stadium), 3.30pm.
FOOTBALL: Felicitation of East Bengal at club ground, 5pm.
CHESS: First day of 10th state selection trials at Salt Lake Stadium from 10am.