Abad and ABYF in Sikkim United semis

Gangtok, 24 Nov:

Abad and ABYF Baptist Church have made it to the semi-final round of the ongoing Sikkim United Cup.

In the first quarter-final match played on Sunday, Abad registered a convincing 8-3 victory over Shiloh Church, Lower Martam. Dipen Ranpal of Abad was adjudged the Man of the Match.

In the second quarter final match today, ABYF Baptist Church outplayed Mazzaroth in the tie-breaker.

The closely fought match ended in a 1-1 draw and proceeded to a tie-breaker through penalty shoot-out. ABYF players converted two shots into goals while Mazzaroth managed to score only one goal. Finally, ABYF won the match 3-2 to enter the semi-final round of the tournament. Ronak Gurung of Mazzaroth was awarded as the Man of the Match.

On Monday, EPCS Namchi will take on Word of Life Church in the third quarter-final match which will be followed by the last quarter-final match between Bethany Church, Ranipool and Gitang Dagbari, West Sikkim.