Golaghat, Sept. 12: Shillong Lajong FC today stormed into the final of the All-India Invitation Prize-money Football Tournament, defeating Dynamo Club, Guwahati 4-0 at Golaghat District Sports Association ground here.
Lalingmang Kiteng drew first blood with a powerful shot in the 33rd minute to put his team ahead after an evenly poised first 30 minutes of the match.
Labamunna made it 2-0 for the Shillong side with a 79th minute goal.
The I-League outfit is represented by its academy team in the tournament.
Capitalising on a calculated pass from the midfield, T. Bipin Singh enhanced the lead to 3-0 in the 85th minute.
W. Angosana Lwang pumped in another goal for Shillong Lajong in the 87th minute.
Mohun Bagan Academy will meet Oil India FC in the second semi-final tomorrow.
Memorial football: Zeliangrong Football Association is organising the ninth Jadonang Memorial Football Tournament, 2013 from November 9 at THAU ground and Khuman Lampak main stadium. The teams will be levied an entry fee of Rs 300.
The winning team will get Rs 50,000 and the runners-up will get Rs 30,000 along with the trophy.
Exposure tour: The AIFF have selected four state under-16 players to represent India in the Exposure Tour of Dubai from September 11-18 and AFC U-16 Championship 2014 (qualifier) in Kuwait from September 19 to October 15. The players are M. Dheeraj Singh, M. Jayananda, T. Kishan Singh and L. Bedashwor Singh.
Martial arts medals: Four state artistes, Ksh. Poireinganba Mangang, Ksh. Taibangnanba Mangang, Kh. Chitralekha Devi and P. Hiparani Devi have bagged a gold medal each in the World Martial Arts Festival held in South Korea recently.
Powerlifting team: The All-Assam Power-Lifters Association has named the state senior and masters contingent for the III National Power Lifting Championship to be held at Devangere in Karnataka from September 20 to 22.
The squad that will leave for the meet on September 17 comprises Kailash Baruah, Pallab Lahon, Paitam Sen, Bhuppi Singh, Joy Das, Raju Hussain, Rajib Paul, Suraj Jyoti Gogoi, Ajjan Buzarbaruah, Seuj Sarma and Balin Kalita. Jitul Phukan and Mahesh Kalita will accompany the team as coach and manager.
Meeting: The Muay Thai Association, Assam, will hold its executive meeting and districts representatives and instructors meeting on Sunday.