Kokrajhar, Oct. 20: Sanswrang Club of Serfanguri defeated Udangshri Club of Barama, Baksa 5-0 in the inaugural match of 14th Bodoland Martyrsí Gold Cup football championship that kicked off today at Kokrajhar District Sports Association (KDSA) stadium here.
Doneswar Basumatary of Sanswrang Club scored two goals for his side in the 68th and 71st minutes.
Uttam Basumatary, Jwngsar Narzary and Songbijit Narzary scored a goal each in the 74th, 80th and 88th minutes respectively.
Tomorrow, Barkungka Club, Kokrajhar will play against Chirang District Sports Association.
DM Trophy: Coochbehar Municipality Board of Bengal beat City Police, Guwahati 4-3 via tiebreakers for a place in the semi-finals of the16th Daoharu Mungkhlong Trophy football tournament at Dotma in Kokrajhar.
In the quarter-final today, the teams were locked in a 3-3 draw during regulation time but in the penalty shootout, the Bengal team got the better of City Police by 4-3 goals.
In the regulation time, Manoj Ahmed scored twice while Nirob Deuri netted the third goal for the police outfit.
For the Cooch Behar side, Satyen Barman scored two goals while Trimurthy scored one.
Kanchanjong SC, Darjeeling will play Simlabagan Santipur, Chirang in the second quarter-final tomorrow.
Yesterday, Food Corporation of India (FCI), Guwahati defeated Barhungka Club, Kokrajhar 10-1 for place in the quarter-finals.
The visitors dominated the proceedings from the very beginning and scored one goal after another in quick succession. Rakesh Das scored five goals, Biswamitra Basumatary found the net thrice while Abhijit Duorah scored two goals.
Uttam Basumatary fired in the only salvo for Barkhunka.
Chirang football: Chirang District Sports Association (CDSA) made it to the semi-finals of the 12th Jwhwlao Swmbla Basumatary football tournament under way at Bangaldoba in Chirang district.
In the first quarter-final today, the Chirang boys defeated All Moirang Football Association, Manipur 2-1.
Nijam Muchahary (44th minute) and Mwkthang Wary (79th minute) scored the goals for the Chirang side while K.H. Arif reduced the margin for All Moirang in the 69th minute.
Tomorrow, City Police, Guwahati will take on Global Sports Club, Gossaigaon in the second quarter-final.