1st All Sikkim Women's Football Tournament

GANGTOK, 24 DEC:

Sikkim Football Association [SFA] is organising the 1st All Sikkim Women's Football Tournament from 26 to 30 Dec here at Paljor Stadium. Eight teams from four districts are taking part in the tournament.

The participating teams are D'zongu Girls Football Club from North Sikkim; Women's FA Gyalshing; Soreng Girls Academy; Pragati Sangh Soreng; and Maneybong Dentam Girls Academy from West Sikkim; Girls FC from South Sikkim; and Corinthian Girls FC, Pakyong; and Sikkim Himalayan Girls FC from East Sikkim.

As per SFA's women's wing the idea behind organising the championship is to highlight women’s empowerment.