United Brothers and Sikkim Police to battle for MahendraKarki Memorial tourney


Gangtok, 28 Apr:

United Brothers, Kalimpong will take on Sikkim Police in the finals of the 2nd edition of MahendraKarki Memorial Invitational Football Tournament 2018 here at Paljor Stadium on 30 Apr.

United Brothers outplayed Sikkim Himalayan Sporting Club 3-0 in the second semi-final match played today.

DewashishRai scored the lead for United Brothers in the 24th minute. Sikkim Himalayan SC players played their hearts out to equalise the score but the first half ended withscoreline of 1-0 in favour of United Brothers.

Soon in the second half, BaichungRai extended the lead of United Brothers to 2-0 in the 56th minute. While the home team players were sweating it out hard to bounce back into the match, BishalChettri sealed the 3-0 victory of United Brothers with his goal in the 89th minute.

Sikkim Police is already in the finals aftedefeating Apex Football Club, Kalimpong in the first semi-final match on 27 Apr.