Final phase of LD Kazi Gold Cup tourney for boys kick starts at Chakung

Gyalshing, 09 May:

Minister for Sports & Youth Affairs and Human Resource Development Departments, RB Subba, inaugurated the final phase of the boys’ category of U-17 LD Kazi Memorial Gold Cup Inter School Football Tournament at Chakung in West Sikkim today.

The opening match was played between Tikalall Niroula Senior Secondary School and Buriakhop Senior Secondary School wherein Tikalall Niroula SSS scored a win by 3-2 goals. The scorers for the winning school were Bijendra Rai, Joshan Rai and Jorden Bhutia.

In the second match played today, Namchi Public School thrashed Chujachen SSS 3-1. Manoj Limboo, Gyalshen Bhutia and Prashant Mangar scored the winning goals for NPS.

On 10 May, Hee-Yangthang SSS will face Hee-Gyathang SSS in the first match while Tashi Namgyal Academy will play against Manjushree Public School.

The inaugural function was attended by Secretary, Sports Department, SD Dhakal, Sub Divisional Magistrate, Soreng, Tashi Gyatso Bhutia, Additional Director, Sports Department, Kamal Chettri, President, LD Kazi Football Tournament Organising Committee, Gyaas Pega, and other dignitaries of various departments along with students and the general public.

It is to be informed here, the final phase of the girls’ category of the LD Kazi Memorial tourney is scheduled to be held from 23 May at Soreng in West Sikkim.