Mizoram school enters Subroto Cup final

Last Updated: Mon, Oct 07, 2013 14:50 hrs

New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) Government Chawfianga Middle School of Mizoram edged out NCC (NER) by an injury time goal to enter the final of the U-14 category of the 54th Subroto Cup here Monday.

It was a battle of equals for the most part but it was heartbreak for NCC right at the end as Ramfangliana popped up seconds before the final whistle to punch in a cross.

The winners will face-off with Betkuchi High School, Assam, in the clash for the title.

In the U-17 boys' event, Govt Model School, Chandigarh, thrashed Goa 10-0. Gurkirat and Anil scored a brace each for Chandigarh.

Indian School, Oman were handed a 0-2 defeat by St Stanlisus of Bihar. The Oman team, which comprised entirely of sons of Indian immigrants, had a hard time in their opening match. The boys from Bihar were much fitter and despite enjoying a substantial height advantage, Oman were on the backfoot for the most part.

Among the girls, Ratanbala Devi scored four goals as RMSV Vidyalaya, Manipur, swamped Ahlcon Public School, Delhi 7-0. Sunita Devi, Hemolata Devi and Ranajans Chanu also found the net for Manipur.

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