Kokrajhar, Sept. 29: Assam State Electricity Board (ASEB) Guwahati defeated Udalguri Police 1-0 in the 18th Bodoland Gallant Gold Cup that got under way at Dimakuchi in Udalguri district today.
In an evenly-contested match, Y. Gopi Singh scored the all-important goal in the 18th minute of the match.
Eight teams are participating in the tournament organised by the Dimakuchi Sports Association and Dimakuchi Unit of All Bodo Students Union.
The teams taking part include Mohun Bagan (Calcutta), Manipur Amosa, 41 Bn SSB (North Bengal), Boca Junior (Meghalaya), Agreng Club (Dimakuchi), ASEB (Guwahati), Udalguri Police, Serfanguri Sanswrang Club (Kokrajhar).
Assam lose: Assam lost to Mizoram 1-6 in the final of the junior national football championship in Ranchi today. Jwangbla scored the lone goal in the first half for Assam.
In the semi-final, Assam defeated Madhya Pradesh 4-2 via tie-breaker.
Body-building: The National Amateur Bodybuilders’ Association and World Fitness Federation, Kamrup is organising the 19th annual Kamrup district bodybuilding championship at the Community Development Hall of Guwahati Refinery here on October 19.
Sepak takraw: The final camp to select the Assam team for the 24th Senior National Sepak Takraw Championships will be held at Diphu from October 1.