Namchi Jan 8 (IPR)
The Oil India FC registered victory against Sikkim Police by scoring 3:1 goals and enter into the quarter finals of the 9th All India Chief Ministers Gold Cup International Football Tournament, in a pre-quarter final match played at Jorethang Playground today.
Minister, Agriculture, Horticulture, Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Services, Information and Public Relations and Printing & Stationery Departments Lok Nath Sharma graced the occasion as the Chief Guest in special presence of the MLA Salghari Zoom constituency Smt.Sunita Gazmer and other host of dignitaries.
Jayanta Basumalaray (16), Rahul Das (7) and Greemsha Basumataray (10) from Oil India FC scored one each goal in the second half to defeat Sikkim Police which had scored one goal in the first half.
Greemsha Basumataray from Oil India FC was adjudged the Hero of the Match and was handedover cash award of Rupees ten thousand and a trophy by the Chief Guest.