Shillong, May 11: West Jaintia Hills District Sports Association and St Anthony’s Higher Secondary School will clash on Saturday in the boys’ final of the Assam Rifles CAPF Under-19 Football Talent Hunt Tournament for Meghalaya after both came through their semi final fixtures here on Thursday.
On the back foot throughout the entire contest, West Jaintia Hills held their nerve in a tense penalty shootout to win 4-3 against Nongstoin District Sports Association after full time ended 1-1.
SHILLONG, May 10: Umsning SC will meet East Jaintia Hills District Sports Association in the girls’ final of the Assam Rifles CAPF Under-19 Football Talent Hunt Tournament for Meghalaya after both registered victories against their semifinal opponents here on Wednesday.
While Umsning defeated Tyrsad Higher Secondary School 4-0, East Jaintia Hills got the better of Laitkor SC 2-0. In the 1:30pm match Umsning started off by taking an early lead through Solina Jaba in the fourth minute. The dynamo Pynhun Shullet then doubled the lead in the 15th minute after sprinting past the defensive line to receive a forward pass from Baiahunlang Mawphniang and knocking the ball into the net.
AIZAWL, May 10: The Assam Rifles K Kawla U-19 Football Talent Hunt Tournament, organized by 23 Sector Assam Rifles under IGAR (East), an initiative of MHA concluded on Tuesday.
The final match of Assam Rifles K Kawla U-19 Girls Football Talent Hunt Tournament was played between Aizawl and Kolasib in the morning session at AR Ground, Aizawl. Aizawl trounced Kolasib by 8-0 to become the winners of the coveted Assam Rifles K Kawla U-19 Girls Football Talent Hunt Trophy. Miss Mizoram, Rody H Vanlalhriatpuii was the chief guest during the match.
Shillong, May 09: Shillong Lajong will play their second group B match against Mohun Bagan on Wednesday at the Barabati Stadium in Cuttack at 7PM. The match will broadcast live on Ten 2.
It was a disappointing first day for the Reds in Cuttack as they succumbed to a 3-2 loss versus Bengaluru FC. Udanta Singh and Eugeneson Lyngdoh provided the two goals for the winning side and their third was a defensive mistake by Lajong captain, Aiborlang Khonjee which resulted in an own goal.
SHILLONG, May 09: St Anthony’s Higher Secondary School pulled off their second win from a goal down on Tuesday, which ensured that they finished at the top of Group B in the Assam Rifles CAPF Under-19 Football Talent Hunt Tournament for Meghalaya. St Anthony’s defeated West Jaintia Hills District Sports Association 2-1 in the boys’ match.